Body found in Gulf identified as missing worker from Black Elk Energy platform

The U.S. Coast Guard confirms that the missing worker from the Black Elk Energy platform explosion was found in the Gulf of Mexico

LSU softball signs five for 2014 season

LSU head coach Beth Torina has announced the signing of Baylee Corbello, Sahvanna Jaquish, Bailey Landry, Constance Quinn and Kelsee Selman to National Letters of Intent Wednesday to continue their softball careers at LSU.

Miles will stay at LSU as head coach

For at least the third time while the head coach at LSU, Les Miles publicly turned down a lucrative offer from another university.

Vehicular accident with carriage breaks horse loose in Natchez's downtown

The driver of a horse-drawn carriage in downtown Natchez has minor injuries after a vehicle driver collided with the carriage, setting the horse named Mack loose on Natchez's streets.

LSU's Eric Reid named to AFCA All-America Team

LSU safety Eric Reid has been named to the 2012 AFCA FBS Coaches’ All-America Team, the American Football Coaches Association Announced on Wednesday.

JACKPOT ALERT: Powerball winnings raised to $550 million!

The Powerball jackpot continued its jaw-dropping climb Wednesday, increasing to $550 million - the world's second largest jackpot - just hours before the 9:59 p.m. live drawing tonight. The cash value of the jackpot is $360.2 million.

Why Mississippi doesn't have a lottery?

As tonight's Powerball jackpot is expected to pay out at least $550 million to its lucky winner... or winners, many will buy a ticket, then dream what they will do with all that money if they win.

The Surprising Perfect Kitchen for Holiday Entertaining

Does it bother you that when you Google "perfect kitchen for entertaining," the first few pages of search results yield what is known as "aspirational" articles?

17 Creative Ways To Re-Use Your Phone Book

I haven’t used a phone book in years. Years! I can hardly even remember life before Google. A while back I tried to opt out of my phone book delivery service, but still that enormous heavy tome of wasted paper kept arriving on my doorstep.

Louisiana Women in the Wild experience successful duck hunt at Pass-a-Loutre WMA

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF), in conjunction with Cabela’s, held a lottery duck hunt for the Louisiana Women in the Wild-Hunting BasicsWorkshop participants on November 17-18 at the Pass-a-Loutre Wildlife Mana