LSU's Minter is one of five finalists for Butkus award

LSU linebacker Kevin Minter has been named one of five finalists for the Butkus Award, which is given each year to the top linebacker in college football, the Butkus Foundation announced on Tuesday.

Louisiana group to march in Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

Members of a south Louisiana group packed their bags and headed toward the Big Apple to participate in one of the biggest parades in the nation, the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade.

Do It Yourself: No-Sew Pillow Covers

I’m a sucker for pretty decorative pillows on the bed and sofa and all

VIDEO: Miles defends senior class after Ole Miss victory

VIEWER DISCRETION ADVISED: Saturday, 15 seniors were honored in Tiger Stadium prior to LSU’s 41-35 win over Ole Miss.

Pinterest Challenge: Thanksgiving Crafts

If you're reading this, I'm assuming you have a few quiet hours to kill before the hellish holiday schedule kicks in. Or maybe your spouse had something better to do and left you at home with the kids on a cold, crappy day. But cheer up!

How to Select a Sofa

When decorating a living room or family room, the sofa is usually the largest single piece of furniture in the space and is considered the “anchor” of the room.

Double elimination sends home Lyric 145 and Jennel Garcia on “THE X FACTOR”

On The X Factor live results show, and in a shocking double elimination, Jennel Garcia, one of Demi Lovato’s Young Adults, and Lyric 145, one of Simon C

Ft. Polk changes command

Brig. Gen. William B. Hickman is the new commander of the Joint Readiness Training Center (JRTC) and Fort Polk following a change of command ceremony Nov. 15 on Fort Polk's Headquarters Field.

LSU vacates women's NCAA outdoor track championship

The LSU Women’s Track and Field team will be required to vacate its 2012 NCAA Outdoor team championship due to a student-athlete’s use of a stimulant banned by the NCAA that is commonly found in over-the-counter nutritional suppleme

Alexandria Christmas Parade calls for float entries

The Alexandria Mardi Gras Association is calling for float entries for the Alexandria Christmas Parade to be held Sunday, December 9, 2012, at 2:00 p.m. This year's Grand Marshal is to be announced.