Joe Cunningham is a Senior Editor at RedState.com and occasional contributor to TheHayride.com. He hails from Natchitoches, Louisiana, where he grew up and attended college, earning a degree in broadcast journalism and sociology. He worked in radio at KNOC 1450 in Natchitoches before moving to Lafayette with his family. He worked as a sports and lifestyles editor in Abbeville before teaching in Lafayette Parish. Married with two daughters, Joe is as much a cooking fanatic as he is a political junkie, sharing both his takes on the news of the day and the recipes he's cooking on his own daily newsletter.
Louisiana Blue Cross Blue Shield Gives Up on Controversial Sale (For Now)
It's the second time a plan to sell Louisiana Blue Cross has been aborted, and it's unknown if there will be a third.
Moving to Louisiana? Here Are the Top 10 Cities to Avoid
As much as we may like Louisiana, there are some factors you can't ignore when it comes to a reason to avoid a city or town here.
These 6 Popular Snack Foods Are Disappearing From Louisiana Stores This Year
Some of these snacks are pretty well-loved. It's sad to see them leaving Louisiana's store shelves.
Louisiana’s Shocking Murder Rate Is 3 Times Higher Than the National Average
Louisiana has one of the highest murder rates in the nation, and it's gotten so bad it's outpacing the national average several times over.
Louisiana Congressman’s Cancer in Remission, House Speaker Announces in Message of Support
The Louisiana Congressman is in recovery and is said to be returning to work this week.
Top Pizza Chain to Avoid Has 69 Locations in Louisiana, Texas
The place might be fun for the whole family, but it's not because of the pizza.
These Are the 10 Laziest Cities in Louisiana, According to One Report
Focusing on education and employment, this list is brutal for some Louisiana towns.
Texas Got Rid of Most Mandatory Vehicle Inspections – Should Louisiana Do the Same?
Texas lawmakers have gotten rid of one burden on car owners, and folks in Louisiana wonder if we should do the same.
This 2.5-Mile Canyon in Louisiana Is So Unknown Google Maps Doesn’t Even Show It
Have you explored all of Louisiana's best hiking spots? This is just one of them.
We Asked AI to Show Us a Louisiana Crawfish Boil, And… Yikes
We asked it to draw a Louisiana crawfish boil and explain how to boil and eat crawfish. These are the results.
‘That’s TOO Spicy!’ British TikTokers Visit Louisiana, Try Crawfish for the First Time
In Louisiana, we can't help but admit that we also like seeing other people, particularly first-timers, try crawfish.
Farmer’s Almanac Hints at Possible Snow, Ice in Louisiana This Month
The weather is going to be wet, for sure. But how cold will it get in Louisiana?
Louisiana’s Favorite Soft Drink Is Going NAKED After Parent Company Strips Its Label
70 percent of Louisiana drinks sodas daily, but one of our favorite brands is getting stripped down.
Louisiana Lottery Winners Claim Nearly $20 Million in Scratch-Off Prizes in January
January was a lucky month for several lottery players in Louisiana.
These Are the Healthiest and Unhealthiest Parishes in Louisiana
When it comes to healthy living, we don't always do our best in Louisiana. A lot of it is the food, but there are other things that we don't do quite as well as other places.
This $4 Million Property in Louisiana Is Really Just a Village For Sale
For $3,950,000, are you interested in moving your whole family to this stylish Louisiana village?
Louisiana and Texas Vacuum Owners, 142,000 of This Popular Brand Is Being Recalled Due to Fire Hazard
One of the most recognized brands in vacuums is facing a major recall in Louisiana and Texas. Here's what you need to know.
Major Grocery Store Chain Selling 26 Stores in Texas, 2 in Louisiana
Your grocery store options may be shrinking in Louisiana and Texas before too long, if a merger between two giants is allowed to go through.
Viral TikTok of Texas Girl Making ‘Crawfish King Cake’ Is Offensive in Louisiana
A Texas girl may be enraging Louisiana residents with this video. What do you think?
What Does It Mean When You See a Green Porch Light in Louisiana?
Have you ever been driving around in the evening and seen different-colored lights on people's porches in Louisiana?