Green Halloween: 12 Tips to Keep Things Eco-Friendly

Halloween is one of my favorite holidays, but unfortunately, the standard celebrations are often out of line with my ethics. For example, almost everything associated with Halloween is disposable, single-serving, or synthetic. Eek!

Mom, bragging rights motivate Montgomery in win over South Carolina

Not that Sam Montgomery needs extra motivation but Saturday’s contest against South Carolina provided plenty of it.

Tips for Being a Good Landlord

Being a good landlord means more than just being a nice person or even being fair. Whether you are just starting out or have been a landlord for a period of time, laws and situations change.

Ten Great Native Plants for Damp Soils

Sometimes the simplest solution for a problem area in your landscape is to work with the existing conditions rather than trying to change the environment.  This is especially true for areas in your garden where the soil stays saturated or

Tigers move up in polls after knocking off South Carolina

The LSU Tigers moved up to No. 6 in the AP Top 25 and the USA Today Coaches Poll after downing South Carolina in Tiger Stadium Saturday night.

La. Dept. of Revenue announces enhanced efforts to collect funds owed to state

The Louisiana Department of Revenue (LDR) announced Friday a new tool to enhance its efforts to collect overdue debts owed to agencies across state government.

Krotz Springs man claims $1 million Powerball prize

David Stelly told his coworkers he was “going to win some money” before checking his Powerball ticket last week, and that's just what he did.

Only 24 acts remain on “THE X FACTOR”

Judges make final category selections Wed., Oct. 17 First LIVE performance show airs Thur., Nov. 1, followed by a second LIVE episode on Sun., Nov.

Voodoo fest adds Metallica to headline after Green Day backed out

Adding a multi-platinum band to headline your music festival with only two weeks notice seems like a nearly impossible task.

“COPS” cruises into 25th season Sat., Dec. 15

The milestone 25th season of Cops premieres Saturday, Dec.