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

Camp Minden explosion due to improper storage

Officials have released the cause for a recent explosion that took place at the Camp Minden Goex plant two weeks ago.

Report: Arkansas going after Les Miles?

There are reports today that an offer is on the table for LSU head football coach Les Miles to be the next head coach at Arkansas.

Tulane University moves to BIG EAST Conference

Tulane University has accepted an invitation to join the BIG EAST Conference in all sports, beginning in the 2014-15 season, President Scott Cowen and Big East Conference Commissioner Mike Aresco announced today.

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.