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.

3 Ways to Turn Pine Cones into Sparkly Décor

Sparkly pine cones are such a thing now. You can glitter you face. You can glitter your eyeliner. You can wear glittery gold lame dresses and gem sweaters. You can deck your house in tinsel.

Advantages of Biodiesel Fuel Blends for Home Heating

Biodiesel fuel blends don't necessarily cost more than standard heating oil. Give or take ten cents per gallon, it is comparable in price.

TAX ALERT: 2013 standard mileage rates up 1 cent per mile

The Internal Revenue Service today issued the 2013 optional standard mileage rates used to calculate the deductible costs of operating an automobile for business, charitable, medical or moving purposes.

'Online' doesn't mean 'tax free'

The Louisiana Department of Revenue (LDR) reminds holiday shoppers that “online” does not mean “tax-free.” Louisiana’s consumer use tax applies to purchases in which a retailer does not charge sales tax.

Southern and Grambling fans flock to Big Easy for Bayou Classic

Die hard Jaguar and Tiger fans filled the streets of New Orleans for the Bayou Classic Saturday. The rivalry between Grambling State University and Southern University is legendary.

Oyster harvests at historic lows east of the Mississippi River

Commercial oyster harvests east of the Mississippi River are at historic lows, according to officials with the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF).

LSU basketball looks to keep moving Sat. against Miss. Valley State

The LSU Tigers, 3-0 on the young basketball season, look to continue to improve Saturday night when they host former player Chico Potts and his Mississippi Valley Delta Devils in a 7 p.m. contest at the Pete Maravich Assembly Center.