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

LSU ranked no. 4 in 2013 Collegiate preseason poll

LSU is ranked No. 4 in the 2013 Collegiate Baseball newspaper preseason poll released Thursday. The preseason ranking is LSU’s highest since 2010, when the Tigers began the year at No. 2.  

Locally produced app helps you 'picture' a healthy meal

Two LSU researchers are changing the way we see food. They made an app that provides more accurate information about what you eat.

“SO YOU THINK CAN DANCE” leaps into a tenth season on FOX

FOX has picked up the Emmy Award-winning So You Think You Can Dance for its 10th season, it was announced today by Mike Darnell, President of Alternative Entertai

Newlywed enjoys lottery Second-Chance Saints Game-Day Experience

Jude Armand’s honeymoon was a little sweeter after winning a 2012 Saints Prize Package in the Louisiana Lottery’s third I LOVE MY SAINTS second-chance drawing.

Vitter legislation will stop toxic drywall from entering U.S. markets

U.S. Senator David Vitter this week introduced a bipartisan amendment to help prevent toxic drywall from entering U.S. markets. Sens. Mark Warner (D-Va.) and Bill Nelson (D-Fla.) have cosponsored Vitter’s legislation.

LSU punter Brad Wing suspended from team, won't play in Chick-Fil-A Bowl

LSU punter Brad Wing has been suspended from the LSU Football team. He will not play in the Chick-Fil-A Bowl against Clemson on December 31 according to LSU head coach Les Miles.

10 Clever Uses For Burned-Out Light Bulbs

I’m slowly making the switch over to energy-saving compact fluorescent lamps (which last, I think, roughly 800 years), replacing each old incandescent bulb as it expires.

Solid Gold Vinyl House Numbers? Yes, It is Real.

If you have a transom on which to put a house number, consider yourself lucky.