Sunday Mar 2
Bayou region offers different kind of Mardi Gras events
In New Orleans, revelers ride fancy floats, wear elaborate costumes and toss trinkets and beads by the tons to eager -- and often inebriated -- crowds.
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Fri Feb 28, 2014
Attorney General weighs in on food stamp flap
Food stamp fraud cases would be hard to make against those who overspent benefit limits during a computer crash last October, state Attorney General Buddy Caldwell said Friday.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Elkinsville association plans to build community center in St. Rose
Elkinsville Historic Restoration Association recently announced that the group is planning to build a community center.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
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.
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Bayou region offers different kind of Mardi Gras
In New Orleans, revelers ride fancy floats, wear elaborate costumes and toss trinkets and beads by the tons to eager - and often inebriated - crowds.
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This February 2013 image provided by St. Landry Parish Tourist Commission shows participants in the Courir de Mardi Gras in Eunice, La., a Mardi Gras season tradition in Louisiana's Cajun country.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Abusers of food stamp glitch to lose SNAP benefits
Food stamp benefits have been yanked from six recipients who intentionally exceeded spending limits during a multi-state computer system crash last fall, the state Department of Children and Family Services announced Monday.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Springfield baseball facilities to be named after men who kept project alive
Springfield High School's new baseball field and clubhouse will be named after two Springfield residents who pushed for the new facilities, the Livingston Parish School Board decided Thursday.