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Cool spring hurts La. sugar cropCool spring hurts La. sugar cropLa....
Cool spring hurts La. sugar crop La. farmers harvest about 13.5 tons of sugarcane on average but stalks are smaller in 2014 Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: http://www.thetowntalk.com/story/news/local/2014/08/31/cool-spring-hurts-la-sugar-crop/14911481/ The cold spring is coming back to haunt Louisiana sugarcane farmers who are expecting a ... (more)
Interpreter accused of soliciting bribes from illegal immigrants
The U.S. attorney in New Orleans says a Spanish-language interpreter for the Terrebonne Parish public defender's office is accused of soliciting bribes from immigrants who arrived in this country without legal permission.
World War II veterans to be honored Sunday
The public is invited to attend and thank World War II veterans and veterans of other wars who have defended the U.S. Sponsor is Chennault Aviation and Military Museum, participating member of the "Keep the Spirit of '45 Alive" campaign.
Recycling efforts stunted by lack of support
In spite of a nationwide increase in environmental consciousness, recycling efforts in Terrebonne and Lafourche parishes have not had widespread public support.