Powerball jackpot increased to record $500 million

The Powerball jackpot for the Nov. 28 drawing climbed to $500 million Tuesday, the largest Powerball jackpot of all time and the second largest in the world.

Lineup announced for fourth annual Bayou Country Superfest

The talent for the fourth annual Bayou Country Superfest is complete.

With the Purity of a Snow Blanket, Lay White Roses on Her Pillow

White roses are symbolic of the love you feel for her. Their purity and innocence are reminders of the essence of a newly fallen snow.

Adapting Your House for a Person with Down's Syndrome

Due to the spectrum of intellectual disability that a person with Down’s syndrome may experience, what is needed in the home can vary widely.

5 Hot Green Building Materials for 2013

2012 is drawing to a close, and it's time to look toward 2013. Although I am not psychic by any means, I do have a pretty good eye for industry trends. I think that these 5 new(ish) green building products will be hot in 2013.

No time to sulk for Saints

As bad as Sunday’s loss to San Francisco may hurt, the New Orleans Saints must put it in the rear view. Yes, it was a golden opportunity to jump into playoff contention. Yes, it was a chance to beat one of the elite teams in the NFL.

LSU fans indifferent about potential bowl destinations

There was still hope for a BCS bowl bid following LSU’s 20-13 win over Arkansas Friday. Monday all hope was lost.

UL-Lafayette heads to New Orleans Bowl for second straight year

Hype around all of Acadiana is the official announcement that the University of Lafayette has made it to the New Orleans Bowl for the second year in a row.

Permits issued to restaurants with uncorrected health violations

Monday, Louisiana’s Legislative Auditor Daryl Purpera, announced his office has investigated the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals Office of Public Health.

14 fatalities investigated by Louisiana State Police over Thanksgiving holiday

During the Thanksgiving holiday week, Louisiana State Police investigated thirteen fatal crashes that resulted in fourteen deaths across the state.