Community News for March 14, 2014
The Capital Area Corporate Recycling Council is presenting 20 desktop computer systems to the Baton Rouge Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Information Center of Louisiana.
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Tue Mar 11, 2014
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Charter Commission looks for ways to resolve disputes in Livingston
Options the commission explored for resolving disputes more economically included allowing the Parish Council to select the parish legal adviser, changing how professional services contracts are approved and requiring mediation or arbitration whenever the two branches are at odds .
Wednesday is last day to register to vote in April 5 election
Wednesday is the last day to register to vote, or to make changes to voting registrations, for the April 5 primary election, which features a number of races and propositions .
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Police and fire briefs for March 3, 2014
One woman received moderate injuries after she fell off a float during the Krewe of Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade on Saturday.
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A few public libraries in Louisiana are moving beyond books, DVDs, newspapers and desktop computers to offer a new tool for their patrons: 3-D printers.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Vote on Livingston council's fight for administration's records delayed
The proposed law, sponsored by Councilman Jim Norred, specifically targets the administration's electronic records-keeping system, known as Laserfiche .
Tue Feb 25, 2014
a Dewey Decibelsa let Livingston librarians get loud to reach youth
Perhaps you think the terms "rocking out" and "library" don't go together. If so, you've never heard of the Dewey Decibels.
Strong thunderstorm affecting Ascension, St. John, Livingston, Tangipahoa parishes
A strong thunderstorm is affecting parts of Ascension, St. John the Baptist, Livingston and Tangipahoa parishes, according to the National Weather Service.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
PSC commissioner sets town hall meet for Gonzales
Louisiana Public Service Commissioner Eric Skrmetta is holding a town hall meeting Monday to hear any concerns residents of his district have about utility service.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
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Teen killed in deadly single-vehicle crash in Sorrento
According to Louisiana State Police, a crash that happened just after 9 a.m. this morning took the life of 19-year-old Derek L. Boully of Livingston.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
WAFB-TV Baton Rouge
Man arrested for 3rd DWI after doing 'donuts' in Fire Station yard
The Louisiana State Police was called to a crash that happened early Friday morning near the intersection of Old Hammond Hwy.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Livingston deputy booked, charge not revealed
A Livingston Parish sheriff's deputy was arrested Monday, but the circumstances surrounding his arrest have been shrouded in secrecy.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Livingston council moves on road overlay work
The council voted unanimously to approve the engineering firm Ricks' recommended to handle the road overlay work.