Contact Us
louisiana

louisiana

Recent Highway Accident Involving Actor Tracy Morgan Puts Federal Regulations Of Trucking Industry In Spotlight
Scott Olson, Getty Images
[

Truckers Might Have To Slow Down On Louisiana Highways

Anyone that drives regularly between Shreveport and Bossier City knows how insane traffic is as you approach the Red River.  You have the downtown traffic trying to enter I-20 on those ridiculously short entrance ramps...

Read More

Rubbish Pollutes Manchester Ship Canal
Christopher Furlong, Getty Images
[

Another 1st For Louisiana–The Trashiest State

Just for clarification, Louisiana is not the trashiest state because of the number of trailer parks per capita.  We're talking literal trash, the kind that people throw out the windows of their cars...

Read More

New Orleans Lets The Good Times Roll At Mardi Gras Celebration
Jonathan Bachman/Getty Images
[

5 of the Dumbest Laws in the State of Louisiana

Did you know it's illegal to gargle in public in Louisiana? Seriously, it's actually on the books in the bayou state!

Read More

Category: Shreveport News Tags:
Filming Begins On Trainspotting 2
Jeff J. Mitchell, Getty Images
[

Louisiana’s Reign As “Hollywood South” May Be Going South

The Louisiana Legislature's 2017 regular session opened yesterday in Baton Rouge with Governor Bel Edwards urging Democrats and Republicans to work together to fix the state's well-documented budget woes...

Read More

BHP Billiton YMCA
[

New Shreveport YMCA Grand Opening

The new YMCA of Northwest Louisiana celebrates its grand opening on Saturday, April 8th.  The new "Y" is located at 3455 Knight Street off of Clyde Fant Parkway in Shreveport...

Read More

Bureau Of Engraving And Printing Prints New Anti-Counterfeit 100 Dollar Bills
Mark Wilson, Getty Images
[

Good News, Bad News On Louisiana Taxes

Sometimes it seems like our fine state never met a tax it didn't like.  And with the next session of the Legislature starting on Monday, lawmakers will propose legislation for a steep new gasoline tax to help fix our crumbling roads and bridges...

Read More

Category: News, Shreveport News Tags: ,
Rapeseed Crops Start To Bloom
Matt Cardy, Getty Images
[

Louisiana Speed Enforcement Cameras–Are They On The Way Out?

Most cities in Louisiana don't even allow them, and you never know when you enter a municipality that does.  If you speed through a town that uses speed enforcement cameras, a ticket will just show up in your mailbox...

Read More

car and pothole
iStock
[

Louisiana Roads Are Costing You Money!

If you think that I-20 through Shreveport/Bossier City is tearing up your car, you're probably right.  A new study conducted by TRIP, a transportation research company, reveals that almost two-thirds of Louisiana's major local and state roads are in bad condition with 13 percent of bridges suffering from structural deficiencies...

Read More

Person taking money from cash register, close-up
Keith Brofsky
[

Louisianans Don’t Know Much About Money

Another WalletHub study came out today that ranks Louisiana at the bottom in financial literacy. If the Great Recession taught us anything, it was that uncontrolled debt can lead to financial ruin...

Read More

Category: News, Shreveport News Tags: ,
Residents Of Devastated Louisiana Parish Struggle To Rebuild
Mario Tama, Getty Images
[

29 Bits Of Helpful Advice For Anyone Moving To Louisiana

Here is some solid advice for anyone moving to the boot state.

Read More

Category: Shreveport News Tags:
getty images
getty images
[

Is “Hollywood South” Dead?

Just three years ago, more movies and television shows were being filmed in Louisiana than in any other state in the U.S.  The film industry was so big here, that the Pelican State was dubbed "Hollywood South...

Read More

Locomotive Drivers Open Next Round Of Strikes
Getty Images
[

Don’t You Just Hate Those Left-Lane Drivers On I-20?

We've all experienced it.  That person who's cruising down I-20 in the left lane--going 65 mph in a 75 mph zone.  Cars are stacked up on their tail, and the driver seems to be totally oblivious to the pile-up they're causing...

Read More

Category: News, Shreveport News Tags: ,

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://therockstation99x.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for The Cockpit quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive The Cockpit contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.