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5 accused in abuse, rape, starvation of Louisiana girl - Washington Post

5 accused in abuse, rape, starvation of Louisiana girl  Washington Post

Five people are accused in the abuse and rape of a 12-year-old Louisiana girl.

Published on 24 April 2019 | 10:32 am


Man is Found Sleeping on a Couch in Louisiana’s Governor’s Mansion - The New York Times

Man is Found Sleeping on a Couch in Louisiana’s Governor’s Mansion  The New York Times

Officers found Reynard Green inside the mansion in Baton Rouge around 6 a.m. on April 17, sleeping near a broken antique table.

Published on 24 April 2019 | 9:00 am


Louisiana, Texas SWEPCO and Caddo Biocontrol partner to protect Caddo Lake - Marshall News Messenger

Louisiana, Texas SWEPCO and Caddo Biocontrol partner to protect Caddo Lake  Marshall News Messenger

From Staff Reports. Southwestern Electric Power's External Affairs Manager Michael Corbin presented Caddo Biocontrol's President Daren Horton with a $5,000 ...

Published on 24 April 2019 | 9:00 am


Bill advanced to expand rideshare services to Louisiana - KALB News

Bill advanced to expand rideshare services to Louisiana  KALB News

BATON ROUGE, La. (LSU Manship School News *Service*) - Popular ridesharing apps Uber and Lyft might soon pick up passengers in all corners of the state, ...

Published on 24 April 2019 | 1:15 am


First Federal Bank of Louisiana new branch location - KALB News

First Federal Bank of Louisiana new branch location  KALB News

Employees of First Federal Bank of Louisiana held a groundbreaking ceremony for their newest branch on Tuesday morning.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 11:57 pm


Louisiana Senate backs requiring doctor info before abortion - The State

Louisiana Senate backs requiring doctor info before abortion  The State

Women seeking an abortion in Louisiana would have to get lengthy background information about the doctor performing the procedure, under a proposal that ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 11:56 pm


Did opening the Bonnet Carré kill dolphins, turtles in Gulf? Mississippi, Louisiana officials disagree - The Advocate

Did opening the Bonnet Carré kill dolphins, turtles in Gulf? Mississippi, Louisiana officials disagree  The Advocate

Mississippi authorities are blaming the Bonnet Carré spillway for the dead dolphins and turtles washing up on their shore, though Louisiana officials are ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 11:48 pm


Louisiana Senate approves bill to cancel New Orleans bail bond firms' refunds to customers - NOLA.com

Louisiana Senate approves bill to cancel New Orleans bail bond firms' refunds to customers  NOLA.com

The Louisiana Senate voted 38-1 Tuesday (April 23) in favor of legislation aimed at absolving New Orleans bail bonds firms from having to pay $6 million worth ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 11:47 pm


Higher wages for low income earners a possibility for Louisiana cities - Shreveport Times

Higher wages for low income earners a possibility for Louisiana cities  Shreveport Times

Higher wages for low income earners could be an option for Shreveport and other Louisiana cities. Louisiana cities could have the ability to raise the local ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 11:40 pm


Sheriff: Louisiana man abducted Monroe County girl - WTVA

Sheriff: Louisiana man abducted Monroe County girl  WTVA

A 13-year-old girl disappeared Friday night in Monroe County. She was later found and is safe.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 11:13 pm


Sweeping bill aimed at lowering auto insurance rates passes Louisiana House, heads to Senate - The Advocate

Sweeping bill aimed at lowering auto insurance rates passes Louisiana House, heads to Senate  The Advocate

A sweeping proposal to change Louisiana's legal system to drive down costs for auto insurers, a measure proponents say would reduce auto insurance rates, ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 11:10 pm


Controlling the shape of sweet potatoes in Louisiana - KPLC

Controlling the shape of sweet potatoes in Louisiana  KPLC

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - Sweet potatoes come in all shapes and sizes, but an LSU AgCenter professor wants help farmers control the shape to match ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 9:28 pm


Statewide Ridesharing Framework Advances in House as Support Grows Across Louisiana - News15 | Lafayette, LA - FOX 15

Statewide Ridesharing Framework Advances in House as Support Grows Across Louisiana - News15 | Lafayette, LA  FOX 15

Baton Rouge, LA The Louisiana House Committee on Transportation advanced HB 575, which establishes a statewide framework for ridesharing in Louisiana ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 8:10 pm


Scott Woodward showcases Louisiana roots, commitment to excellence in introduction - KPLC

Scott Woodward showcases Louisiana roots, commitment to excellence in introduction  KPLC

LSU's newest hire, athletic director Scott Woodward, spoke for over a half an hour in his introductory press conference and touched on many subjects. Before ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 7:22 pm


Study Shows Louisiana School Voucher Program Hurt Math Scores - WWNO

Study Shows Louisiana School Voucher Program Hurt Math Scores  WWNO

Participating in the state's school voucher program leads to worse performance on state tests in math, according to the latest study on the Louisiana.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 7:07 pm


Louisiana sports betting clears first hurdle - NOLA.com

Louisiana sports betting clears first hurdle  NOLA.com

If approved, the proposal would allow for sports betting in riverboat casinos, Harrah's in New Orleans and at racetracks.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 7:04 pm


The Latest: Louisiana gov mum on details of mansion intruder - Washington Post

The Latest: Louisiana gov mum on details of mansion intruder  Washington Post

Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards refusing to divulge details about security breach last week at the Governor's Mansion.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 6:49 pm


6 Louisiana healthcare employees attacked by mental health patients - Knoe.com

6 Louisiana healthcare employees attacked by mental health patients  Knoe.com

Two men are behind bars after six hospital employees were attacked in two separate incidents at the Tau Center.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 6:06 pm


Does Home Federal Bancorp of Louisiana’s (NASDAQ:HFBL) Share Price Gain of 85% Match Its Business Performance? - Simply Wall St

Does Home Federal Bancorp of Louisiana’s (NASDAQ:HFBL) Share Price Gain of 85% Match Its Business Performance?  Simply Wall St

Generally speaking the aim of active stock picking is to find companies that provide returns that are superior to the market average. And while active stock ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 5:54 pm


Louisiana man seeks new trial amid questions about jury pool - KTAL

Louisiana man seeks new trial amid questions about jury pool  KTAL

Attorneys are seeking a new trial for a Louisiana man convicted in the beating death of his roommate.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 5:37 pm


Man arrested for break-in at Louisiana Governor's office - KTBS

Man arrested for break-in at Louisiana Governor's office  KTBS

Which do you think poses a bigger threat of future attacks on U.S. soil: terrorists from overseas who infiltrate the country or U.S. citizens who become radicalized ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 4:59 pm


Venture Global Reveals Plans for Third Louisiana LNG Terminal, Targeting 2023 Start-Up - Natural Gas Intelligence

Venture Global Reveals Plans for Third Louisiana LNG Terminal, Targeting 2023 Start-Up  Natural Gas Intelligence

Venture Global LNG Inc. has shared plans with regulators for a third natural gas export terminal, signaling its intent to add up to 24 million metric tons per year ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 4:45 pm


Police body camera footage fuels controversy around Louisiana police shooting - Magnolia State Live - Magnolia State Live

Police body camera footage fuels controversy around Louisiana police shooting - Magnolia State Live  Magnolia State Live

Body camera footage shows a white Louisiana police officer fatally shooting an African American man who threatened a store clerk with a lethal-looking BB gun, ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 4:36 pm


Lime green vests and a circling airplane: Both sides of Louisiana gas tax debate turn to theatrics - The Advocate

Lime green vests and a circling airplane: Both sides of Louisiana gas tax debate turn to theatrics  The Advocate

Both sides of the gas tax hike debate rallied Tuesday at the Louisiana Legislature, with backers sporting lime green vests and opponents using a plane that ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 4:30 pm


Police: Louisiana man took Mississippi girl he met online - WTOK

Police: Louisiana man took Mississippi girl he met online  WTOK

Ronald Joseph Latiolais, III, of Gonzales, La., will be charged with kidnapping and sexual assault of a Mississippi teenager police say he met online.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 4:13 pm


Bid to rework Louisiana sales tax deal rejected by senators - Minden Press-Herald

Bid to rework Louisiana sales tax deal rejected by senators  Minden Press-Herald

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Republican lawmakers seeking to rework or repeal a Louisiana sales tax compromise passed last year seem unlikely to gain ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 4:02 pm


Lake Pontchartrain Causeway – New Orleans, Louisiana - Atlas Obscura

Lake Pontchartrain Causeway – New Orleans, Louisiana  Atlas Obscura

Discover Lake Pontchartrain Causeway in New Orleans, Louisiana: The world-record holder for the longest bridge stretching continuously over water.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 3:01 pm


Food labeling restrictions win Louisiana Senate support - WDSU New Orleans

Food labeling restrictions win Louisiana Senate support  WDSU New Orleans

Food manufacturers selling products such as "cauliflower rice" could face new labeling restrictions in Louisiana, under a bill in the Legislature. The Senate voted ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 2:18 pm


Who's drilling in Louisiana? Here are the well permits filed for April 13-20 - The Advocate

Who's drilling in Louisiana? Here are the well permits filed for April 13-20  The Advocate

Parish, Well serial number, well name, permit date, field name, operator, location.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 2:00 pm


Study: Louisiana is 2019's 10th most gambling-addicted state - MyArkLaMiss

Study: Louisiana is 2019's 10th most gambling-addicted state  MyArkLaMiss

A study released by WalletHub says Louisiana is the 10th most gambling addicted state for 2019. Mississippi was ranked 4th and Arkansas was ranked 28th.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 1:59 pm


Louisiana educators vote to expand Jump Start Summers program - WAFB

Louisiana educators vote to expand Jump Start Summers program  WAFB

A summer program that helps Louisiana students receive on-the-job training through paid internships is expanding.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 1:40 pm


On a sinking Louisiana island, many aren't ready to leave - Los Angeles Times

On a sinking Louisiana island, many aren't ready to leave  Los Angeles Times

As the government begins the nation's first experiment to move an entire community out of harm's way, many on Isle de Jean Charles want to stay.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 12:00 pm


Upcoming I-20 closures in Northwest Louisiana - KSLA

Upcoming I-20 closures in Northwest Louisiana  KSLA

Starting tonight crews with the Louisiana Department of Transportation will begin work on portions of Interstate 20 in Shreveport.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 11:18 am


Our Views: Louisiana has chance to shed car insurance burden; don't let greedy lawyers kill it - The Advocate

Our Views: Louisiana has chance to shed car insurance burden; don't let greedy lawyers kill it  The Advocate

If Louisiana were a wealthy state with high family incomes, maybe it wouldn't be such a burden to be second in the nation in car insurance rates. But we are,

Published on 23 April 2019 | 11:01 am


Over $2 Million Raised for Black Churches Burned Down in Louisiana - Black Enterprise

Over $2 Million Raised for Black Churches Burned Down in Louisiana  Black Enterprise

The three historically black churches that were burned down earlier this month in Louisiana are finally getting the help they desperately need. The Seventh ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 6:15 am


Harrison County man found dead in bayou near Texas/Louisiana line after weeklong search - Longview News-Journal

Harrison County man found dead in bayou near Texas/Louisiana line after weeklong search  Longview News-Journal

A missing Harrison County man was found dead Saturday after dozens of East Texas families, including the man's family members, spent days searching.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 1:30 am


Bill proposes end to Louisiana's 'tampon tax' - WBRZ

Bill proposes end to Louisiana's 'tampon tax'  WBRZ

Body camera footage shows a police pursuit in which a white officer fatally shoots a black man who brandished a BB gun in southwestern Louisiana.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 11:31 pm


$23M of Louisiana's double-paid tax refunds recovered - KALB News

$23M of Louisiana's double-paid tax refunds recovered  KALB News

More than $23 million of the tax refund over-payments Louisiana made in March have been recovered.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 11:07 pm


Louisiana Budget Project: Despite its critics, Medicaid expansion is a big plus for Louisiana - The Advocate

Louisiana Budget Project: Despite its critics, Medicaid expansion is a big plus for Louisiana  The Advocate

Opponents of the Medicaid program seem to have a hard time accepting the good news about health care in Louisiana, where more people now have coverage ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 11:00 pm


After Louisiana harassment scandals, House OKs ban on silencing victims with public money - The Advocate

After Louisiana harassment scandals, House OKs ban on silencing victims with public money  The Advocate

The Louisiana House of Representatives approved Monday a bill that would ban the state from keeping victims of sexual harassment silent in settlements ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 8:48 pm


Louisiana man to be charged in missing teenager case - Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

Louisiana man to be charged in missing teenager case  Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

According to the Monroe County Sheriff's Office, Ronald Joseph Latiolais III, 24, of Gonzales, Louisiana will be charged with kidnapping and sexual assault.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 5:16 pm


4 arrested for dog fighting in Louisiana town - Knoe.com

4 arrested for dog fighting in Louisiana town  Knoe.com

Four people are behind bars on multiple dog fighting charges.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 5:14 pm


Louisiana a top-four state with high opioid rates and children raised by grandparents - Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

Louisiana a top-four state with high opioid rates and children raised by grandparents  Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

New Census Bureau research shows that more grandparents are stepping up to care for children whose parents have substance abuse disorders in the wake of ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 3:09 pm


K-State football adds another commit to 2020 class in Louisiana athlete Makholven Sonn - Manhattan Mercury

K-State football adds another commit to 2020 class in Louisiana athlete Makholven Sonn  Manhattan Mercury

Kansas State football's 2020 recruiting class keeps growing. The Wildcats landed their latest commitment on Easter Sunday in Louisiana athlete Makholven ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 2:40 pm


A Preview of ENR Texas & Louisiana's 2019 Top Contractors - Engineering News-Record

A Preview of ENR Texas & Louisiana's 2019 Top Contractors  Engineering News-Record

ENR Texas & Louisiana's August 5 print issue will feature our annual Top Contractors ranking. We'll be ranking the region's top contractors by revenue, by state ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 11:00 am


2019 Louisiana Truck Driving Championships - Transport Topics Online

2019 Louisiana Truck Driving Championships  Transport Topics Online

Louisiana Grand Champion Eric Courville Honed Craft With Navy *Service*. Courville. “I am not amazing.” That's what Eric Courville says, but his competitors in ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 10:00 am


Man's body found in Louisiana bayou - KALB News

Man's body found in Louisiana bayou  KALB News

A north Louisiana sheriff's office is investigating the discovery of a body in Jeems Bayou.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 12:11 am


Black Parishioners in Louisiana Pray for Alleged Racist Who Burned Down Their Church - The Daily Beast

Black Parishioners in Louisiana Pray for Alleged Racist Who Burned Down Their Church  The Daily Beast

Sunday was full of grief and triumph for Greater Union Baptist Church, which authorities say was attacked by a white man who targeted them because of their ...

Published on 21 April 2019 | 9:24 pm


Meetings to ID locations for Louisiana Civil Rights Trail to begin - KATC Lafayette News

Meetings to ID locations for Louisiana Civil Rights Trail to begin  KATC Lafayette News

Lieutenant Governor Billy Nungesser will host a series of statewide meetings over the next several months to help identify locations for the new Louisiana Civil ...

Published on 21 April 2019 | 5:16 pm


Survey says: What Louisianians think about sports gambling, guns and pot - KATC Lafayette News

Survey says: What Louisianians think about sports gambling, guns and pot  KATC Lafayette News

A majority of Louisianians surveyed recently are in favor of legal gambling on sports and recreational pot, researchers in the Public Policy Research Lab at ...

Published on 21 April 2019 | 4:47 pm


Burned black churches in Louisiana raise over $2 million after Notre Dame fire - KTRK-TV

Burned black churches in Louisiana raise over $2 million after Notre Dame fire  KTRK-TV

Some say a miracle is rising from the ashes of a tragedy in Louisiana after three church buildings were burned down.

Published on 21 April 2019 | 2:06 pm


Louisiana lawmakers once again turn to gambling to boost tax revenue, but is it worth it? - The Advocate

Louisiana lawmakers once again turn to gambling to boost tax revenue, but is it worth it?  The Advocate

It was almost 30 years ago that Louisiana lawmakers first turned to gambling in an effort to replenish state revenues devastated by the late 1980s oil bust.

Published on 21 April 2019 | 1:00 am


Dan Fagan: Oil companies not the real culprits in Louisiana's wetlands loss; it may be Mother Nature - The Advocate

Dan Fagan: Oil companies not the real culprits in Louisiana's wetlands loss; it may be Mother Nature  The Advocate

A little more than a year ago, The Wall Street Journal called out Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards for talking up lawsuits against oil companies doing business ...

Published on 20 April 2019 | 11:01 pm


Steve Scalise: Louisiana's economy would be destroyed by Green New Deal dreamed up by Ocasio-Cortez - The Advocate

Steve Scalise: Louisiana's economy would be destroyed by Green New Deal dreamed up by Ocasio-Cortez  The Advocate

Experiencing energy production in person is fundamental to understanding the positive impact American energy has on our communities in Louisiana, the U.S. ...

Published on 20 April 2019 | 11:01 pm


'Temporary has become permanent' for displaced inmates of flooded Louisiana women's prison - The Advocate

'Temporary has become permanent' for displaced inmates of flooded Louisiana women's prison  The Advocate

At first, the roughly 1000 women held at Louisiana's prison for women in St. Gabriel when it flooded in 2016 were told they'd be temporarily displaced.

Published on 20 April 2019 | 11:00 pm


Louisiana Spirits holds second annual adult Easter egg hunt - KPLC

Louisiana Spirits holds second annual adult Easter egg hunt  KPLC

Instead of hunting for eggs filled with candy and toys, adults 21+ found tickets for merchandise and alcohol.

Published on 20 April 2019 | 10:59 pm


Louisiana spring festival to feature Poverty Point - WBRZ

Louisiana spring festival to feature Poverty Point  WBRZ

A northeast Louisiana chamber of commerce says that starting next year, its spring festival will celebrate the Poverty Point World Heritage Site instead of sweet ...

Published on 20 April 2019 | 4:07 pm


What does Easter mean to Louisiana inmates? - NOLA.com

What does Easter mean to Louisiana inmates?  NOLA.com

Mercy is in such short supply for this state's prisoners.

Published on 20 April 2019 | 12:40 pm


Two Louisiana veterans soar the SWLA sky - KPLC

Two Louisiana veterans soar the SWLA sky  KPLC

JENNINGS, LA (KPLC) - Two veterans from Southwest Louisiana got the chance of a lifetime and took to the skies in a 1940′s airplane. David Aubry, 59, and ...

Published on 20 April 2019 | 1:09 am


Louisiana bills seek to legalize marijuana - Watchdog.org

Louisiana bills seek to legalize marijuana  Watchdog.org

More than a dozen bills related to marijuana have been filed by Louisiana legislators for this year's session, including three that would take different paths to full ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 6:19 pm


Notre Dame fundraisers inspire donations to black churches burned in Louisiana - Vox.com

Notre Dame fundraisers inspire donations to black churches burned in Louisiana  Vox.com

A fundraising effort to support three historically black Louisiana churches burned down in recent arson attacks has seen a tremendous surge in support in the ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 5:01 pm


How Notre Dame helped three Louisiana churches rebuild - Washington Examiner

How Notre Dame helped three Louisiana churches rebuild  Washington Examiner

Weeks before the fire at the Notre Dame Cathedral, a Baptist church in Louisiana went up in flames. It was only the first in a series of what appear to have been ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 4:35 pm


ARRESTED: 3 accused of creating and placing fake bombs at Louisiana schools, business - WAFB

ARRESTED: 3 accused of creating and placing fake bombs at Louisiana schools, business  WAFB

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Two men and a woman were arrested and accused of creating and planting fake bombs at two north Louisiana schools and at a ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 3:59 pm


Nurturing Nature - U.S. News & World Report

Nurturing Nature  U.S. News & World Report

Louisiana has lost about a third of its 3.2 million acres of wetlands since 1930, but the state is working hard to turn the tide.

Published on 19 April 2019 | 3:34 pm


Spirit of Acadiana: Louisiana Lao New Year Festival in Coteau - KATC Lafayette News

Spirit of Acadiana: Louisiana Lao New Year Festival in Coteau  KATC Lafayette News

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Published on 19 April 2019 | 1:58 pm


Louisiana could ban most new freestanding emergency rooms - WAFB

Louisiana could ban most new freestanding emergency rooms  WAFB

A proposal to ban the creation of most new freestanding emergency rooms in Louisiana has won support from state senators. Backers of the proposal say the ...

Published on 18 April 2019 | 9:03 pm


Supreme Court hears petition to overturn Louisiana abortion law - Catholic News Agency

Supreme Court hears petition to overturn Louisiana abortion law  Catholic News Agency

The Center for Reproductive Rights formally presented its petition April 17, after the court granted a stay in February which blocked the law from coming into ...

Published on 18 April 2019 | 8:00 pm


The Latest: Power pole falls, hit 2 vehicles in Louisiana - Fox News

The Latest: Power pole falls, hit 2 vehicles in Louisiana  Fox News

The Latest on severe weather moving across the United States (all times local): 11:45 a.m..

Published on 18 April 2019 | 4:57 pm


Activists Raise Nearly $2 Million to Rebuild Burned Louisiana Churches - Rolling Stone

Activists Raise Nearly $2 Million to Rebuild Burned Louisiana Churches  Rolling Stone

Recently, there has been a string of devastating fires at historically black churches in Louisiana, with three churches burning within 10 days. And although the ...

Published on 18 April 2019 | 4:03 pm


On sports betting and recreational marijuana, most Louisiana residents say, 'Yes, I'm for them' - The Advocate

On sports betting and recreational marijuana, most Louisiana residents say, 'Yes, I'm for them'  The Advocate

A majority of Louisiana residents support legalizing sports betting and allowing the possession of small amounts of marijuana for recreational use, a new LSU ...

Published on 18 April 2019 | 12:03 pm


Weather forces Louisiana state offices to close on Thursday - KTBS

Weather forces Louisiana state offices to close on Thursday  KTBS

BATON ROUGE, La. - Due to the threat of severe weather across the state of Louisiana, Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne is making a rare move ...

Published on 18 April 2019 | 9:20 am


Baylor adds commitment from rising Louisiana DL Alven Johnson - Dallas News

Baylor adds commitment from rising Louisiana DL Alven Johnson  Dallas News

Baylor has landed a key piece to the puzzle from the Bayou State.Baton Rouge Thrive (La.) defensive lineman Alven Johnson committed to the Bears on...

Published on 18 April 2019 | 1:58 am


Supreme Court asked to take up Louisiana abortion access law - CNN

Supreme Court asked to take up Louisiana abortion access law  CNN

Another divisive abortion case is before the Supreme Court, as supporters of abortion rights are asking the justices to permanently block a Louisiana law that ...

Published on 17 April 2019 | 5:03 pm


Former Louisiana Gov. Kathleen Blanco enters hospice care - Fox News

Former Louisiana Gov. Kathleen Blanco enters hospice care  Fox News

Louisiana officials are calling for prayers for former Gov. Kathleen Blanco, who has entered hospice care for incurable cancer.

Published on 17 April 2019 | 3:37 pm


Strong storms roar eastward through Louisiana, Mississippi - Fox News

Strong storms roar eastward through Louisiana, Mississippi  Fox News

Forecasters say strong storms are again threatening the South days after dozens of tornadoes plowed through the region.

Published on 17 April 2019 | 1:17 pm


Louisiana nurse dies days after attack by patient - Knoe.com

Louisiana nurse dies days after attack by patient  Knoe.com

The Baton Rouge Police Department is investigating the death of a nurse who died days after being physically attacked by a mental health patient at Baton ...

Published on 17 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Louisiana Pirate Festival returns May 2-5 - KPLC

Louisiana Pirate Festival returns May 2-5  KPLC

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - The Louisiana Pirate Festivals returns to the Lake Charles Civic from Thursday May 2 though Sunday May 5, according to a press ...

Published on 17 April 2019 | 3:38 am


71-year-old Louisiana man arrested on 100 counts of child rape - WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

71-year-old Louisiana man arrested on 100 counts of child rape  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

PINEVILLE, La. - A 71-year-old central Louisiana man has been arrested on 100 preliminary counts of first-degree rape, accused of sexually assaulting children ...

Published on 16 April 2019 | 10:14 pm


House Republicans refuse $39M increase for Louisiana schools - WBRZ

House Republicans refuse $39M increase for Louisiana schools  WBRZ

House Republicans blocked passage of a $3.8 billion Louisiana public school financing formula, supporting its teacher pay raises but objecting to a separate ...

Published on 16 April 2019 | 9:42 pm


Suspect in 3 Black Church Fires in Louisiana Is Charged With Hate Crimes - The New York Times

Suspect in 3 Black Church Fires in Louisiana Is Charged With Hate Crimes  The New York Times

A man accused of setting fire to three predominantly black churches in a southern Louisiana parish was charged with hate crimes on Monday, adding to the ...

Published on 16 April 2019 | 12:00 pm


Louisiana Survey: Growing support for criminal justice reform - Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

Louisiana Survey: Growing support for criminal justice reform  Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

Support for criminal justice reform is growing among Louisiana residents, according to the fifth of six reports from the 2019 Louisiana Survey, with respondent ...

Published on 16 April 2019 | 9:39 am


Louisiana wants some gator aid - Roll Call

Louisiana wants some gator aid  Roll Call

A united Louisiana congressional delegation is lobbying a key California official to try to avert a pending Golden State ban on the “importation, possession or ...

Published on 15 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Alison Cook’s Cajun caravan unearths some of Louisiana best crawfish joints - Houston Chronicle

Alison Cook’s Cajun caravan unearths some of Louisiana best crawfish joints  Houston Chronicle

Getting to Hawk's, one of Cajun Country's most famous crawfish joints, felt like slipping into the opening credits of a horror movie. Everything was pitch black ...

Published on 15 April 2019 | 7:00 am


This new Louisiana bill might help lower auto insurance rates -- but it has its doubters - The Advocate

This new Louisiana bill might help lower auto insurance rates -- but it has its doubters  The Advocate

Voting along party lines a Louisiana House committee Monday approved legislation that critics say dramatically restricts auto crash victims' access to the courts ...

Published on 15 April 2019 | 7:00 am


PHOTOS: Storm damage around Louisiana - WAFB

PHOTOS: Storm damage around Louisiana  WAFB

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - The severe weather threat has come to an end after a cold front pushed through the area late last night and into the morning of ...

Published on 14 April 2019 | 2:12 am


A suspect was caught in the Louisiana church fires, but fear lingers - NBC News

A suspect was caught in the Louisiana church fires, but fear lingers  NBC News

While federal investigators said they have not yet determined a motive for why the fires were set, black residents in St. Landry Parish say there remains a ...

Published on 13 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Suspect in custody in three Louisiana church fires, federal prosecutor says - NBC News

Suspect in custody in three Louisiana church fires, federal prosecutor says  NBC News

Holden Matthews is in custody in connection with fires at three historically black churches in Louisiana and is the 21-year-old son of a local sheriff's deputy.

Published on 10 April 2019 | 7:00 am


'Blackness isn't safe, anywhere': How the church burnings in Louisiana send a dangerous message - NBCNews.com

'Blackness isn't safe, anywhere': How the church burnings in Louisiana send a dangerous message  NBCNews.com

three predominantly black churches were set ablaze, and in some cases destroyed, in the span of less than two weeks. The cause of the fires and the specific ...

Published on 9 April 2019 | 7:00 am


‘They Didn’t Burn Down Our Spirit’: Louisiana Black Churches Defiant Amid Fires - The New York Times

‘They Didn’t Burn Down Our Spirit’: Louisiana Black Churches Defiant Amid Fires  The New York Times

As the authorities investigated a series of blazes that destroyed three black churches, residents gathered Sunday with a mix of concern and defiance.

Published on 8 April 2019 | 7:00 am


BILL WATCH 2019: What’s what during the 2019 Louisiana Legislative Regular Session - FOX 8 Live WVUE

BILL WATCH 2019: What’s what during the 2019 Louisiana Legislative Regular Session  FOX 8 Live WVUE

Louisiana's lawmakers return to the capitol Monday, April 8 as their annual regular legislative session gets underway.

Published on 8 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Louisiana conducts shakedown at Angola - WBRZ

Louisiana conducts shakedown at Angola  WBRZ

A large-scale shakedown at Louisiana's maximum-security prison uncovered just a few illegal items, which officials say shows their efforts to rid facilities of ...

Published on 6 April 2019 | 11:05 pm


Louisiana lawmakers return for short, election year session - KLFY

Louisiana lawmakers return for short, election year session  KLFY

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The brokering of a hard-fought tax deal to stabilize the budget hasn't ended Louisiana's financial feuds as lawmakers return ...

Published on 6 April 2019 | 7:00 am


3 Black Churches Have Burned in 10 Days in a Single Louisiana Parish - The New York Times

3 Black Churches Have Burned in 10 Days in a Single Louisiana Parish  The New York Times

ATLANTA — Three historically black churches have burned in less than two weeks in one south Louisiana parish, where officials said they had found ...

Published on 5 April 2019 | 7:00 am


After admitting sex with 3 boys, substitute teacher spared jail and barred from class only two years - USA TODAY

After admitting sex with 3 boys, substitute teacher spared jail and barred from class only two years  USA TODAY

After pleading guilty to having sex with three underage teenagers and sending lewd messages, a substitute teacher in Louisiana was spared jail and could even ...

Published on 5 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Thousands removed from Louisiana Medicaid rolls, deemed ineligible - Shreveport Times

Thousands removed from Louisiana Medicaid rolls, deemed ineligible  Shreveport Times

More than 30000 people in Louisiana have been booted from the Medicaid program, after an upgraded state computer check.

Published on 4 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Louisiana close to groundbreaking model to treat, cure Hepatitis C patients - WAFB

Louisiana close to groundbreaking model to treat, cure Hepatitis C patients  WAFB

Louisiana plans to launch a new program to give more Medicaid patients access to a life saving Hepatitis C treatment they could not previously afford.

Published on 3 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Louisiana Patients Demand Cannabis Be on Shelves by May 15 - Leafly

Louisiana Patients Demand Cannabis Be on Shelves by May 15  Leafly

The ultimatum is an indication of the mounting frustration that medical cannabis still hasn't reached patients nearly four years after lawmakers OK'd the system.

Published on 25 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Louisiana’s Disappearing Coast - The New Yorker

Louisiana’s Disappearing Coast  The New Yorker

Elizabeth Kolbert on the engineers racing to prevent Louisiana from losing land and sinking into oblivion.

Published on 25 March 2019 | 7:00 am








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