Fifth grade class creates handmade blankets for child patients

Each year around the holidays Ms. Brandi Lee's 5th grade class at Avoyelles Public Charter School takes on a service project to honor those that serve others in the community. This year her class chose Acadian Ambulance.

Don't worry, fly happy; Louisiana I.D.'s remain valid at airport

Louisiana residents with upcoming air travel plans have no worries as the Office of Motor Vehicles receives word from the Feds that Louisiana I.D. credentials will be accepted for airport security screening purposes.

2013 Fear Fete Film Festival calls for entries

Today, the third annual Fear Fête Horror Film Festival has announced it has opened its early entry period for horror film submissions.

New app for the outdoor enthusiasts

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) launched its first iPhone application on December 19. The application is free and available on the App Store.

Louisiana to observe moment of silence for Sandy Hook victims

Governor Jindal has called for a statewide moment of silence for the 26 victims who died in the Sandy Hook tragedy. It is set to begin at 9:30 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 21.

Holiday travel is most dangerous for drivers

As families across the state come together this holiday season, Louisiana State Police would like to see one holiday tradition come to an end.

6 Ways to Upcycle Bottle Caps

Say you had a big party, for instance a New Year's Eve party, and you are left with huge piles of empties to recycle. Well, that's just your luck.

DIY Upcycled Light Fixture Bases

One of the most decorative and yet utilitarian items for the home is the lighting, in particular decorative lighting such as table or floor lamps and hanging fixtures.

Travel advisories for Christmas and New Year's holidays, upcoming bowl games

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) today advised drivers of upcoming work schedules, from Friday, December 21 through Wednesday, January 2, for interstate and major road projects throughout Louisiana during the ho