US AIR FORCE Lt. Col. Stanton Hubbard

US Air Force Lt. Colonel Stanton Hubbard at the NATO Garrison in Ismir, Turkey, sends his Christmas wish back home to Opelousas, La. 

US ARMY Sgt. 1st Class Lloyd Kersey

US Army Sgt. 1st Class Lloyd Kersey in Afghanistan sends his Christmas wish back home to Fort Polk, La. 

US ARMY Sgt. 1st Class Keita Lyles

US Army Sgt. 1st Class Keita Lyles in Afghanistan sends her Christmas wish back home to Fort Polk, La. 

US ARMY Cmd. Sgt. Maj. Sean Rice

US Army Command Sgt. Major Sean Rice, along with his family, in Wiesbaden, Germany, sends their Christmas wish back home to Alexandria, La. 

US ARMY Sgt. 1st Class Allissa Smith

US Army Sgt. 1st Class Alissa Smith at Camp Humphreys in South Korea sends her Christmas wish back home to Pineville, La.

US ARMY Sgt. Jesse White

Sgt. Jesse White at the Forward Operating Base in Afghanistan sends his Christmas wish back home to Natchitoches, La.

Celebrity Real Estate News: December 2012

December of 2012 was great fun on the celebrity real estate front. The biggest real estate news in the tabloids this month was Rihanna's purchase of a mini-mansion in Pacific Palisades.

DOTD promises a quick end to Baton Rouge I-10 widening

Soon the sounds of construction on I-10 will give way to the sound of cars humming along the new six lane interstate, and the morning commute will become bearable again.

Converting From Oil Heat to Gas Heat

We’re not sure if it is worth it to convert from oil heat to gas heat.

Ten Fabulous Uses for a Garage

Garages: they’re not just for cars anymore. Last year I wrote an article about making over your garage if you wanted to have a garage band.