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Louisiana survives Hawaii rally, will face Curacao in World Series Final - NorthcentralPa.com

Louisiana survives Hawaii rally, will face Curacao in World Series Final  NorthcentralPa.com

The common belief around Lamade Stadium on Saturday afternoon was that Hawaii was the team to beat. Louisiana did just that, but it wasn't without a scare.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 10:15 pm


Oregon defends past nonunanimous jury verdicts to high court - KTBS

Oregon defends past nonunanimous jury verdicts to high court  KTBS

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Oregon's criminal justice system would be "overwhelmed" if the U.S. Supreme Court rules in an upcoming case that nonunanimous jury ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 8:29 pm


After allegedly assaulting fellow trooper, Louisiana State Police lieutenant arrested for DWI - The Advocate

After allegedly assaulting fellow trooper, Louisiana State Police lieutenant arrested for DWI  The Advocate

An off-duty State Police lieutenant pulled over for suspected DWI early Saturday in Baton Rouge is accused of assaulting a fellow trooper, who used a Taser to ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 8:02 pm


Former Louisiana Gov. Kathleen Blanco laid to rest - WDSU New Orleans

Former Louisiana Gov. Kathleen Blanco laid to rest  WDSU New Orleans

Funeral services for former Louisiana Governor Kathleen Blanco are underway. She died last week following a long battle with cancer. She was 76.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 5:48 pm


Louisiana gets 'middle of the road' highway ranking - WWL News, Talk, Sports Radio Station

Louisiana gets 'middle of the road' highway ranking  WWL News, Talk, Sports Radio Station

A highway system study by the libertarian Reason Foundation ranks Louisiana's highways 34th in the nation in overall cost-effectiveness and condition.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 5:36 pm


Louisiana farmers to receive help with pesticide disposal - WBRZ

Louisiana farmers to receive help with pesticide disposal  WBRZ

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Louisiana's agriculture department is starting a program to collect unwanted pesticides from farmers. The pickup program will be held ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 3:51 pm


Former Louisiana governor Kathleen Blanco laid to rest - WAFB

Former Louisiana governor Kathleen Blanco laid to rest  WAFB

The funeral *service* of former Governor Kathleen Babineaux Blanco is scheduled on Saturday, Aug. 24, at the St. John the Evangelist Cathedral in Lafayette.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 3:24 pm


More than 3,500 AT&T workers on strike in Louisiana over contract negotiations - The Advocate

More than 3,500 AT&T workers on strike in Louisiana over contract negotiations  The Advocate

More than 20000 unionized AT&T workers are on strike in Louisiana and eight other states after a breakdown in contract negotiations.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 3:10 pm


U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana: Actions Taken on Aug. 16 - The Louisiana Record

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana: Actions Taken on Aug. 16  The Louisiana Record

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana reported the following activity on Aug. 16 in the suits below: In Barrett Beach Bungalows and Gayle ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 2:31 pm


Farmers Move Sugarcane a Bit North; LSU Tests Cold Tolerance - U.S. News & World Report

Farmers Move Sugarcane a Bit North; LSU Tests Cold Tolerance  U.S. News & World Report

ALEXANDRIA, La. (AP) — One of the world's northernmost sugarcane fields has been planted at a Louisiana State University research station in central ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 2:22 pm


Aug. 15: U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana docket for "motor vehicle" cases - The Louisiana Record

Aug. 15: U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana docket for "motor vehicle" cases  The Louisiana Record

The following cases categorized as "motor vehicle" cases were on the docket in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana on Aug. 15. All case ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 2:07 pm


Remembering two Louisiana legends - KALB News

Remembering two Louisiana legends  KALB News

Today, Louisiana honored the life and legacy of two women who left an everlasting impression, former Louisiana Governor Kathleen Blanco and journalist ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 4:05 am


Louisiana senators discuss trade war with China - KPLC

Louisiana senators discuss trade war with China  KPLC

China retaliated Friday, continuing the trade war by imposing tariffs on $75 billion of U.S. goods including soybeans, coffee and seafood.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 3:23 am


SHAREHOLDER ALERT BY FORMER LOUISIANA ATTORNEY GENERAL: KSF REMINDS CVS, GVA, IFF, PS INVESTORS of Lead Plaintiff Deadline in Class Action Lawsuits - Yahoo Finance

SHAREHOLDER ALERT BY FORMER LOUISIANA ATTORNEY GENERAL: KSF REMINDS CVS, GVA, IFF, PS INVESTORS of Lead Plaintiff Deadline in Class Action Lawsuits  Yahoo Finance

NEW ORLEANS, Aug. 23, 2019 -- Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC (“KSF”) and KSF partner, former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., remind investors of ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 2:57 am


Edward Pratt: An immigrant teen's journey in Louisiana - The Advocate

Edward Pratt: An immigrant teen's journey in Louisiana  The Advocate

The story of 17-year-old Nahomy Zeron is special, particularly right now. We met by accident last February in the office at McKinley High School in old South ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 11:00 pm


Louisiana one step closer to spending $1.2 billion in flood mitigation funds - The Center Square

Louisiana one step closer to spending $1.2 billion in flood mitigation funds  The Center Square

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development on Friday issued long-awaited rules about how Louisiana can spend $1.2 billion in flood mitigation ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 10:55 pm


Louisiana man arrested for allegedly biting head off small alligator - WBRZ

Louisiana man arrested for allegedly biting head off small alligator  WBRZ

A Lafayette man was arrested for animal cruelty after he was accused of viciously killing a young alligator in a wildlife management area earlier this month.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 9:36 pm


Police: Impaired driver hits Louisiana school bus head-on - Knoe.com

Police: Impaired driver hits Louisiana school bus head-on  Knoe.com

A car crashed head-on into a school bus in Slidell Friday morning (Aug. 23), according to the Slidell Police Department.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 7:56 pm


New superintendent selected for Louisiana’s Special School District - KSLA

New superintendent selected for Louisiana’s Special School District  KSLA

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - Louisiana's special school district has an official new leader. Friday morning, Superintendent of the Louisiana Department of ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 7:38 pm


It's over: Louisiana actor John Schneider, second wife finally divorced; see settlement - The Advocate

It's over: Louisiana actor John Schneider, second wife finally divorced; see settlement  The Advocate

Louisiana actor-singer-producer John Schneider's years-long divorce battle with his second wife, Elvira "Elly" Schneider, is over.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 7:35 pm


How to Qualify for Medical Cannabis in Louisiana - Leafly

How to Qualify for Medical Cannabis in Louisiana  Leafly

How do I do it? Is it easy? What do I need to know going into this process? Do I even qualify? Those questions will be answered below in this step-by-step guide.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 7:21 pm


Louisiana in Little League World Series: Follow live updates from Eastbank vs. Hawaii - NOLA.com

Louisiana in Little League World Series: Follow live updates from Eastbank vs. Hawaii  NOLA.com

Have you caught Little League fever yet? River Ridge's Eastbank All-Stars team has drawn up plenty of interest in Louisiana as the state's first ever team to make ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 7:19 pm


Louisiana plant acid leak leads causes haze, closes highway - KLFY

Louisiana plant acid leak leads causes haze, closes highway  KLFY

GEISMAR, La. (AP) — A chemical manufacturing plant in Louisiana leaked gaseous hydrochloric acid, causing a visible haze and leading to a brief highway ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 7:05 pm


Canary Islanders Heritage Society of Louisiana members learn about influence of Spanish language on Louisiana - The Advocate

Canary Islanders Heritage Society of Louisiana members learn about influence of Spanish language on Louisiana  The Advocate

Rafael Orozco, a contributor to “Language in Louisiana: Community and Culture,” spoke on the influence of the Spanish language in colonial Louisiana during ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 7:00 pm


Centene, Aetna protest losing Louisiana MCO contracts worth billions - Healthcare Finance News

Centene, Aetna protest losing Louisiana MCO contracts worth billions  Healthcare Finance News

Aetna and Centene, two insurers on the losing side for bids for Louisiana's Medicaid managed care contracts, have protested the state's decision, saying the ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 6:33 pm


LMA presents awards to Louisiana Municipalities - Post South

LMA presents awards to Louisiana Municipalities  Post South

"The Community Achievement Awards allows communities to highlight great things that occur in communities over a period of a year," said Immediate Past ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 5:19 pm


Ramon Torres Louisiana ACLU: Ascension Parish Sued for Profiling - Remezcla

Ramon Torres Louisiana ACLU: Ascension Parish Sued for Profiling  Remezcla

Ramon Torres is a United States citizen, but according to a new lawsuit, the Honduras-born man was detained because a Louisiana sheriff's office wrongly ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 4:51 pm


Louisiana city considers bulldozing minor league ballpark | State - American Press

Louisiana city considers bulldozing minor league ballpark | State  American Press

SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — An unused minor league baseball stadium that's falling into disrepair in Louisiana could be demolished and turned into a parking lot ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 4:47 pm


Ouachita Parish a hotspot in Louisiana Hepatitis A outbreak - Knoe.com

Ouachita Parish a hotspot in Louisiana Hepatitis A outbreak  Knoe.com

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - Almost 20 more cases of hepatitis A have been reported in the last week, according to new numbers released by the Louisiana ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 4:20 pm


Four out of nine Louisiana metro areas lost jobs in July, including Baton Rouge - The Advocate

Four out of nine Louisiana metro areas lost jobs in July, including Baton Rouge  The Advocate

The Baton Rouge metro area lost 1100 jobs over the past 12 months through July.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 4:01 pm


GOP candidate for Louisiana governor blasts gender identity in new ad: ‘As a doctor, I can assure you, there are only 2 genders’ - TheBlaze

GOP candidate for Louisiana governor blasts gender identity in new ad: ‘As a doctor, I can assure you, there are only 2 genders’  TheBlaze

Rep. Ralph Abraham (R-La.), gubernatorial candidate for the state of Louisiana, released a campaign ad Thursday featuring a series of "truths" to which he ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 3:47 pm


Louisiana Baptist camps 'make the (up)grade' - The Baptist Message

Louisiana Baptist camps 'make the (up)grade'  The Baptist Message

By Brian Blackwell, Message Staff Writer. ALEXANDRIA – Louisiana Baptist camps throughout the state are experiencing spiritual and numerical growth and ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 3:20 pm


Cyber attacks on schools aren't just happening in Louisiana - Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

Cyber attacks on schools aren't just happening in Louisiana  Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

Gov. John Bel Edwards last month declared a state of emergency after three Louisiana school districts were hit by cyberattacks. The declaration made state ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 3:18 pm


New superintendent named for district that oversees Louisiana School for the Deaf - The Advocate

New superintendent named for district that oversees Louisiana School for the Deaf  The Advocate

The former executive director of a foundation for the deaf was named Friday to be superintendent of the school district that includes the Louisiana School for the ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 2:45 pm


Louisiana running back commits to Alabama - AL.com

Louisiana running back commits to Alabama  AL.com

Alabama has landed a commitment from one of the top running backs in Louisiana.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 2:23 pm


Louisiana plant acid leak causes haze, closes highway - New Orleans CityBusiness

Louisiana plant acid leak causes haze, closes highway  New Orleans CityBusiness

A chemical manufacturing plant in Louisiana leaked gaseous hydrochloric acid, causing a visible haze and leading to a brief highway shutdown.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 2:15 pm


Little League World Series final four set as Louisiana and Curacao win; Friday is an off day - PennLive

Little League World Series final four set as Louisiana and Curacao win; Friday is an off day  PennLive

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT- The final four is set in the 73rd Little League World Series. Curacao defeated South Korea, 5-3, Thursday and will face Tokyo, Japan, ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 12:49 pm


Our Views: Research and clean jobs neglected in Louisiana - The Advocate

Our Views: Research and clean jobs neglected in Louisiana  The Advocate

When the Pennington Biomedical Research Center in Baton Rouge was new, it was a scandal.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 11:00 am


Louisiana joins Central East Maui in LLWS US championship game - Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Louisiana joins Central East Maui in LLWS US championship game  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

The Central East Maui baseball team will enjoy having a couple of days off as the local kids prepare for Saturday's national championship game of the Little ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 10:08 am


Loudoun South loses to Louisiana 10-0 in no-hitter, is eliminated from Little League World Series - WTOP

Loudoun South loses to Louisiana 10-0 in no-hitter, is eliminated from Little League World Series  WTOP

Loudoun South lost to the team from Louisiana 10-0, ending their run in Williamsport, Pennsylvania.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 4:16 am


Louisiana boy, 5, brings cocaine to school, police say; 2 adults arrested - New York Post

Louisiana boy, 5, brings cocaine to school, police say; 2 adults arrested  New York Post

A man and woman in Louisiana were arrested after a kindergartner brought three bags of cocaine to a New Orleans-area school Tuesday, investigators said.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 4:02 am


Hundreds of mourners honor former Louisiana Gov. Blanco - The Associated Press

Hundreds of mourners honor former Louisiana Gov. Blanco  The Associated Press

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A bagpiper played a somber "Amazing Grace" as Louisiana's first and only female governor, Kathleen Babineaux Blanco, returned ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 1:29 am


Louisiana Republican Gubernatorial Candidate Wants to Roll Back Criminal-Justice Reform - New York Magazine

Louisiana Republican Gubernatorial Candidate Wants to Roll Back Criminal-Justice Reform  New York Magazine

Louisiana Republican congressman Ralph Abraham wants to roll back Democratic governor John Bel Edwards' criminal justice reforms, and even voted against ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 11:34 pm


Louisiana Little League Baseball Team will play for the US Championship - WGNO New Orleans

Louisiana Little League Baseball Team will play for the US Championship  WGNO New Orleans

WILLIAMSPORT, PA - The Southwest team (Louisiana) from River Ridge pulled out a beautiful win against the Southeast team (Virginia) on Thursday. Hawaii ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 10:17 pm


State Farm receives cease and desist over Hurricane Barry deductibles in Louisiana - The Advocate

State Farm receives cease and desist over Hurricane Barry deductibles in Louisiana  The Advocate

Louisiana's insurance commissioner issued an order Thursday to stop State Farm from imposing higher deductibles on homeowners who may have suffered ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 7:57 pm


A Louisiana Parish Jailed a U.S. Citizen for Being Latinx. We're Suing. - ACLU

A Louisiana Parish Jailed a U.S. Citizen for Being Latinx. We're Suing.  ACLU

Ramon Torres had been a U.S. citizen for nearly ten years when he was detained for four days on an immigration hold – despite having a U.S. passport, ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 6:43 pm


Louisiana high school unveils new logo to comply with Rutgers' request - MyCentralJersey.com

Louisiana high school unveils new logo to comply with Rutgers' request  MyCentralJersey.com

Ruston High School, which adopted a block “R” identical to that of Rutgers University's trademarked logo, has unveiled a series of new logo designs.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 6:23 pm


Inmate squeezes through gate; Louisiana authorities searching - KPLC

Inmate squeezes through gate; Louisiana authorities searching  KPLC

Authorities in Sabine Parish are searching for a man that was able to squeeze himself to freedom.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 3:57 pm


4 inches of rain possible for southeast Louisiana this weekend as Gulf tropical wave moves in - NOLA.com

4 inches of rain possible for southeast Louisiana this weekend as Gulf tropical wave moves in  NOLA.com

Up to 4 inches of rain could fall this weekend in southeast Louisiana, with the heaviest rain expected on Friday, the National Weather *Service* said Thursday ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 2:31 pm


WDSU Investigates: FBI and Louisiana AG asked to investigate Harahan police - WDSU New Orleans

WDSU Investigates: FBI and Louisiana AG asked to investigate Harahan police  WDSU New Orleans

WDSU Investigates has learned that both the FBI and the Louisiana Attorney General's Office have been asked to investigate the Harahan Police Department.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 2:29 pm


SPECIAL REPORT: Louisiana is sinking, but what does that mean for the Lake Area? - KPLC

SPECIAL REPORT: Louisiana is sinking, but what does that mean for the Lake Area?  KPLC

We know Louisiana is rapidly losing its coastline, but our state— according to scientists at Louisiana State University — is being threatened in another way.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 3:28 am


AG Jeff Landry warns of havoc in Louisiana, Oregon if split juries law deemed unconstitutional - NOLA.com

AG Jeff Landry warns of havoc in Louisiana, Oregon if split juries law deemed unconstitutional  NOLA.com

Outlawing split jury verdicts would go against the U.S. Supreme Court's previous guidance and would create havoc in Louisiana and Oregon, the only two states ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 12:32 am


Native Americans may lose their homes to rising waters on Louisiana island - CBS News

Native Americans may lose their homes to rising waters on Louisiana island  CBS News

Isle de Jean Charles, Louisiana — Tropical Storm Chantal, churning in the north Atlantic, is no threat to land at the moment. But it's expected to be an ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 10:41 pm


Louisiana's rate of dying mothers should 'shock us all,' official says; industry seeks answers - NOLA.com

Louisiana's rate of dying mothers should 'shock us all,' official says; industry seeks answers  NOLA.com

Marqueta Leach gave birth to a baby girl in March 2017. After two healthy pregnancies, her third was fraught with complications.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 10:09 pm


Protests could stall Louisiana Medicaid contract negotiation - Shreveport Times

Protests could stall Louisiana Medicaid contract negotiation  Shreveport Times

Despite an ongoing challenge to the contract awards, Louisiana's health department wants to continue negotiating terms with four companies.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 9:32 pm


Louisiana business group endorses both GOP candidates in governor's race - The Advocate

Louisiana business group endorses both GOP candidates in governor's race  The Advocate

Louisiana's largest business lobby did not endorse one of the two major Republican candidates for governor in this year's election--it is backing both.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:25 pm


Louisiana wins again! Prather's gem has Eastbank 1 game from U.S. final at Little League World Series - NOLA.com

Louisiana wins again! Prather's gem has Eastbank 1 game from U.S. final at Little League World Series  NOLA.com

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — The challenges continued to grow for Eastbank as the group attempted to navigate its way to the Little League World Series title ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:45 pm


Louisiana drunk driving - KALB News

Louisiana drunk driving  KALB News

Louisiana has seen one of the biggest decreases in drunk driving fatalities in the country. But, why?

Published on 21 August 2019 | 6:01 pm


Police: Louisiana kindergartner sent to school with cocaine - Knoe.com

Police: Louisiana kindergartner sent to school with cocaine  Knoe.com

SLIDELL, La. (KNOE) - Police in Louisiana say they have arrested two people after a 5-year-old was sent to school with a large amount of crack and powdered ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 5:09 pm


Roundup: Michelangelo exhibit / Offshore lease sale / Louisiana French - Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

Roundup: Michelangelo exhibit / Offshore lease sale / Louisiana French  Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

Downtown: An exhibition at the Raising Cane's River Center coming next April called “Michelangelo-A Different View” will display photomechanically ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 2:57 pm


Louisiana police officer charged with felony - KLFY

Louisiana police officer charged with felony  KLFY

SHREVEPORT, La. (KTAL/KMSS) — A Shreveport Police officer, who was placed on leave earlier this month, has been arrested following a criminal ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 1:49 pm


Louisiana Says ‘Oui’ to French, Amid Explosion in Dual-Language Schools - The New York Times

Louisiana Says ‘Oui’ to French, Amid Explosion in Dual-Language Schools  The New York Times

This fall, more American students than ever will start their first day of school learning in a language other than English.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 9:02 am


Can Louisiana handle $32B of industrial construction? - Construction Dive

Can Louisiana handle $32B of industrial construction?  Construction Dive

Construction industry news, trends and jobs for building professionals who want mobile-friendly *content*.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Louisiana reports first human West Nile cases of the year - WDSU New Orleans

Louisiana reports first human West Nile cases of the year  WDSU New Orleans

The Louisiana Department of Health announced Tuesday that the agency is reporting the first human cases of West Nile for the year.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 10:11 pm


Louisiana university gun scare linked to apparent mistaken identity - Reuters

Louisiana university gun scare linked to apparent mistaken identity  Reuters

(Reuters) - A gun scare that jolted Louisiana State University's Baton Rouge campus on Tuesday apparently stemmed from an off-duty policeman in plain ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 8:34 pm


Louisiana Army reservist dies in Saudi Arabia - WBRZ

Louisiana Army reservist dies in Saudi Arabia  WBRZ

A Louisiana sheriff's deputy and Army reserve military police officer died from a fall in Saudi Arabia.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 6:20 pm


Louisiana pair arrested in woman's 38-year-old cold case murder - Fox News

Louisiana pair arrested in woman's 38-year-old cold case murder  Fox News

Louisiana authorities have announced the arrests of an imprisoned kidnapper and another man in a decades-old cold case murder.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 6:11 pm


Louisiana Trainer Troy Young Dies at 58 - BloodHorse.com

Louisiana Trainer Troy Young Dies at 58  BloodHorse.com

Young was a rodeo champion and successful trainer for 30 years.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 3:55 pm


Here's who Democrats are banking on in Louisiana's October election - Monroe News Star

Here's who Democrats are banking on in Louisiana's October election  Monroe News Star

Though Louisiana's Democrats can boast having the only Deep South Democratic governor with John Bel Edwards, all other statewide office holders are ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 3:55 pm


Lawsuit Alleges Louisiana Restaurant Pressured Servers to Perform Unpaid Work - Insurance Journal

Lawsuit Alleges Louisiana Restaurant Pressured Servers to Perform Unpaid Work  Insurance Journal

Three former table servers are suing owners and managers of an iconic Louisiana restaurant, claiming managers pressured them to work for no pay. The.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 3:20 pm


Can Louisiana handle the $32B in construction projects lined up through 2022? - Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

Can Louisiana handle the $32B in construction projects lined up through 2022?  Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

A trucker's daily bumper-to-bumper crawl on I-10 in Lake Charles and Baton Rouge has consequential impacts on commerce, to be sure, but it spotlights an ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 2:31 pm


Ochsner LSU Health has only Level II pediatric trauma program in Louisiana - KSLA

Ochsner LSU Health has only Level II pediatric trauma program in Louisiana  KSLA

A new pediatric trauma program just got underway this summer at Ochsner LSU Health Shreveport. The ultimate goal: Getting children the kind of specialized ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 4:08 am


Louisiana bombs way to 10-run win at Little League World Series, and 'the best is yet to come' - NOLA.com

Louisiana bombs way to 10-run win at Little League World Series, and 'the best is yet to come'  NOLA.com

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — Eastbank Little League of River Ridge stayed hot Monday at the Little League World Series as it used a big first inning to send ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 1:57 am


Louisiana leads the nation in ADHD diagnoses among children - KPLC

Louisiana leads the nation in ADHD diagnoses among children  KPLC

What sets Louisiana apart from the rest of the country?

Published on 20 August 2019 | 12:06 am


Kathleen Blanco, Louisiana's First Female Governor, Dies of Cancer 2 Years After Announcing 'Fight for My Own Life' - PEOPLE.com

Kathleen Blanco, Louisiana's First Female Governor, Dies of Cancer 2 Years After Announcing 'Fight for My Own Life'  PEOPLE.com

Kathleen Blanco, the first and only female governor of Louisiana, who led the state when the devastating Hurricane Katrina drowned New Orleans, died Sunday.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 10:46 pm


Louisiana deputy dies while serving with Army Reserve - KPLC

Louisiana deputy dies while serving with Army Reserve  KPLC

Governor releases statement mourning his death in Saudi Arabia.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 10:14 pm


Arrests made in Louisiana cold case homicide reported in 1980 - Knoe.com

Arrests made in Louisiana cold case homicide reported in 1980  Knoe.com

ALEXANDRIA, La. (RPSO) - Arrests have been made in a cold case homicide that was originally reported almost 4 decades ago. On November 5, 1980, the ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 8:00 pm


Two of Louisiana's Medicaid managed care firms file protest of state's contract picks - The Advocate

Two of Louisiana's Medicaid managed care firms file protest of state's contract picks  The Advocate

The two losing bidders for Louisiana's new round of multi-billion dollar Medicaid contracts have filed protests of the state's decision, claiming the bid process was ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 4:23 pm


Bayou fishing ‘legend’ dies after seaplane crashes into waters off Louisiana coast - Kansas City Star

Bayou fishing ‘legend’ dies after seaplane crashes into waters off Louisiana coast  Kansas City Star

One of the nation's best known bayou sports anglers, Theophile Bourgeois, died in a seaplane crash Sunday afternoon in Chandeleur Sound off Louisiana.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 4:09 pm


Louisiana farmers paying the price for trade war with China - Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

Louisiana farmers paying the price for trade war with China  Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

As the trade war between the U.S. and China rages on into its second year, Louisiana soybean farmers are preparing for an upcoming harvesting season that ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 3:18 pm


Ball: Seeking substance in the Louisiana governor's race - Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

Ball: Seeking substance in the Louisiana governor's race  Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

So, here's what we know about the main contenders jockeying to become the next governor of Louisiana: one guy says he's as Donald Trump as Donald Trump ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 3:01 pm


Financial stability, workforce training at Louisiana Prison Enterprises questioned in new audit - The Advocate

Financial stability, workforce training at Louisiana Prison Enterprises questioned in new audit  The Advocate

Prison Enterprises, the for-profit arm of the Louisiana Department of Public Safety and Corrections that uses inmate labor in various businesses, has been ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 5:15 am


Nancy Parker, local Fox anchor, remembered by NFL's Drew Brees, others in Louisiana - Fox News

Nancy Parker, local Fox anchor, remembered by NFL's Drew Brees, others in Louisiana  Fox News

Tributes poured in for a local FOX reporter in New Orleans who was killed in a small plane crash Friday while doing a story about a stunt pilot. Nancy Parker, 53 ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 7:53 am


Louisiana ranks near rock bottom of U.S. prosperity study, business environment - The Advocate

Louisiana ranks near rock bottom of U.S. prosperity study, business environment  The Advocate

Louisiana's business environment and overall quality of life ranks next to last on a global private investment firm's rankings of the 50 states and Washington, D.C. ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 5:15 am


ALWS Game 6: Another outstanding performance sends Louisiana to the semifinals - The American Legion

ALWS Game 6: Another outstanding performance sends Louisiana to the semifinals  The American Legion

Building on the momentum of a 12-1 win on Thursday, Destrehan, La., Post 366 put forth another dominating performance to move to 2-0 in pool play and clinch ...

Published on 17 August 2019 | 1:56 am


May report ranks Louisiana last, new data suggests improvements being made - Knoe.com

May report ranks Louisiana last, new data suggests improvements being made  Knoe.com

New data, though limited, suggests improvements are being made in some areas.

Published on 17 August 2019 | 12:03 am


Breathing polluted air at levels present in Louisiana worse than smoking a pack per day, study says - NOLA.com

Breathing polluted air at levels present in Louisiana worse than smoking a pack per day, study says  NOLA.com

Everyone knows that smoking can have a profound effect on lung health. But doctors are discovering that reducing cigarette use might be just part of the battle ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 9:52 pm


Louisiana only state to see year-over employment drop in July - Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

Louisiana only state to see year-over employment drop in July  Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

Although the state's unemployment rate remained at 4.3% in July, the lowest since 2008, Louisiana was the only state in the U.S. to post a year-over decline in ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 7:00 am


ICE detentions surge in Mississippi, Louisiana, alarming immigration advocates - NBC News

ICE detentions surge in Mississippi, Louisiana, alarming immigration advocates  NBC News

NATCHEZ, Miss. — The number of migrants detained by Immigration and Customs Enforcement in the Deep South has quadrupled in the past year, alarming ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 7:00 am


'In God We Trust' signs to greet Louisiana students in new school year - CNN

'In God We Trust' signs to greet Louisiana students in new school year  CNN

As Louisiana students gather supplies and class schedules for a new school year, administrators are ensuring legally mandated "In God We Trust" signs are ...

Published on 11 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Louisiana officials continue to push for bigger cut of offshore energy revenues in Congress - The Advocate

Louisiana officials continue to push for bigger cut of offshore energy revenues in Congress  The Advocate

WASHINGTON — Members of Louisiana's congressional delegation continue to push for the state to receive a bigger cut of the revenues from oil and gas ...

Published on 9 August 2019 | 7:00 am


No shots were fired at Louisiana Walmart during altercation - CNN

No shots were fired at Louisiana Walmart during altercation  CNN

An altercation Tuesday at a Walmart in Louisiana's capital did not involve any gunshots, as was previously reported by local authorities, a federal law ...

Published on 6 August 2019 | 7:00 am


After years of waiting, medical marijuana sold in Louisiana - The Associated Press

After years of waiting, medical marijuana sold in Louisiana  The Associated Press

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A Marine veteran struggling with PTSD and a woman fighting cancer became some of the first people to purchase medical ...

Published on 6 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Louisiana selects four companies to manage care for state's 1.7 million Medicaid enrollees - The Advocate

Louisiana selects four companies to manage care for state's 1.7 million Medicaid enrollees  The Advocate

The Louisiana Department of Health has picked four companies it intends to award multi-billion dollar contracts to in exchange for managing care for 1.7 million ...

Published on 5 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Louisiana medical marijuana could reach pharmacies next week - Associated Press

Louisiana medical marijuana could reach pharmacies next week  Associated Press

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana's first medical marijuana products are one step away from pharmacies, with final testing planned for this week. Agriculture ...

Published on 29 July 2019 | 7:00 am


A Louisiana Republican Reckons with Climate Change - The New Yorker

A Louisiana Republican Reckons with Climate Change  The New Yorker

Garret Graves is a forty-seven-year-old Republican congressman from Louisiana who, earlier this year, bet his considerable political future on the proposition ...

Published on 27 July 2019 | 7:00 am








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