CITRUS COUNTY, Fla. - A Florida man is in custody in connection with the death of his toddler son.
Police say Cody Wygant, 24, confessed to suffocating the child so he could continue playing video games.
Wygant lives at Bell Villa Mobile Home Park with his wife, kids... more »
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The New Orleans Hornets say they've signed a multi-year deal with Entercom Communications to broadcast all Hornets games live on WWL radio, beginning with the upcoming 2012-13 season. The broadcast team is anchored by Sean Kelley, who will begin his eighth season as the team's play-by-play... more »
The Academy of Interactive Entertainment is hosting the AIE Summer Cyber Camp. This camp is for students in grades 9th through 12th and who are interested in video game programming. The classes are 30hours long and are possibly worth one half credit. if There will be two locations, one in... more »
Mudbugs on the Bayou is a fundraiser held by Games Uniting Mind and Body. Games Uniting Mind and Body is an organization that provides equipment, training and competitions for school aged youths who have disabilities such as Muscular Dystrophy, Cerebral Palsy, Spina Bifida, amputations or visual impairments. This event will... more »
NEW YORK (AP) - The game studio behind the original "BioShock" is coming out with another follow-up to the award-winning, wildly popular 2007 horror shooter - but not until 2012. While Irrational Games' original "BioShock" was set in an underwater metropolis called Rapture, "BioShock: Infinite" takes place in Columbia, a... more »
LAFAYETTE, LA - LUS Fiber digital video subscribers can view all of the Saints pre-season games in HD on channel 407 beginning at 6:30 pm as the Saints face the New England Patriots. Customers can also watch the Saints play the Houston Texans on Aug. 21 at 7:00 pm and... more »
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The New Orleans Saints will play the New
England Patriots, the San Diego Chargers, the Houston Texans and
the Tennessee Titans in the 2010 preseason.
A schedule the NFL released Wednesday shows the Saints opening
the preseason against the Patriots in... more »
UL's Center for Innovative Learning and Assessment Technologies is working on a variety of science-based educational video games for middle school students. I spoke with the director, Doctor Douglas Williams, about its most recent game called Conquest of the Coastlands. Williams says that educational video games are a much more... more »
The 4th Annual Jeep Jaunt gets rolling Sunday morning at Celebrity Theatres in Broussard. The 35-mile, police escorted ride takes off at 9:30. For a unique wine tasting experience with cuisine from local chefs, head to Hilliard University Museum this weekend. The Acadiana Wine and Food Festival will offer elegant... more »