This image released by Universal Pictures shows Dennis Quaid with a dog, voiced by Josh Gad, in a scene from "A Dog's Purpose."  A spokesman for American Humane said Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017 that it has suspended its safety representative who worked on the set of the film when a frightened German shepherd, not shown, was forced into churning waters. (Joe Lederer/Universal Pictures via AP)

American Humane investigating treatment of dog in film

The organization that ensures animal safety in film and television productions said Wednesday it is investigating whether a frightened dog was forced into churning water during the making of “A Dog’s Purpose.”

Wheel of Death at the Mizpah Shrine Circus

Mizpah Shrine Circus to return for 71st year

The Shrine Circus will feature white and gold tigers, Tulga the Mongolian Strong Man, horsemanship by Erika Zerbini, the popular Tarzan Zerbini elephants and more.

Dine 4 Rides Jan. 8

Transportation non-profit to host Mardi Gras Bash

Community Transportation Network has been primarily dedicated to making sure people in the community make it to their doctor’s appointments. The non-profit is hosting a New Orleans style celebration with food, drinks, music, entertainment and a silent auction.