Nov 7, 2013
Ascension assessor gets federal grant
The tax assessor for the state's fastest growing parish got help Thursday from the federal Delta Regional Authority to buy aerial mapping equipment that will identify improvements on properties that can be taxed.
WWL-TV New Orleans
Philippines ambassador questions new U.S. safety offshore workers rules
The Philippines ambassador to the United States on Thursday told WWL-TV that he has grave concerns about the death of a Filipino offshore worker off the Louisiana coast this week, questioning the safety practices of American oil field service firms and criticizing the worker's Houma-based employer and his Philippines-based recruiter for their lack ... (more)
Lake Cowichan Gazette
Volunteers needed for annual Operation Red Nose campaign
Operation Red Nose volunteer John Holmes is one of hundreds of South Deltans who donate their time to provide rides home for holiday revellers.
The Town Talk
Our View: 5th District needs a strong voice for Central Louisiana
With no shortage of candidates running to represent Louisiana's 5th Congressional District, it's worth talking about what the district needs.
Delta to host GSU Day on Wednesday
Louisiana Delta Community College will be hosting "GSU Day at Delta" on Wednesday to introduce Delta students to four-year degree options at Grambling State University.