18 min ago
Rural Louisiana and Mississippi brace for accelerated Tuscaloosa drilling
North of New Orleans, ambitious drilling plans in the Tuscaloosa Marine Shale or TMS deposit--estimated to hold 7 billion barrels of recoverable oil--could be a windfall for some residents.
12 hrs ago
Athens Academy Faculty Recognized by GISA
Three members of the Athens Academy faculty and staff have been recognized by the Georgia Independent School Association for their outstanding work in independent schools.
13 hrs ago
To Get Kids Exercising, Schools Are Becoming Creative
Students at Northeast Elementary Magnet, in Danville, Ill., play around. Fewer than 1 in 5 parents polled said their kids were getting physical education daily.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Can Oatmeal Help You Lose Weight?
If the drop in temperature outside causes you to switch from a cold breakfast cereal to a hot one, you may end up a little thinner for the change.
The Town Talk
Holiday cheer: Cold weather not enough to stop Alexandria Christmas parade
Candy, beads and rain fell on Sunday for Alexandria's annual Christmas parade. But many braved the 40-degree temperatures and wet weather to participate in the parade or cheer for candy from sidewalks.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
The Town Talk
LSU to lead study of Gulf of Mexico monitoring system
A team of researchers from the Center for Natural Resource Economics and Policy at the LSU AgCenter has received a three-year award of more than $750,000 to study the effectiveness of the environmental monitoring system in the Gulf of Mexico.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
LAUSD veteran school board member Marguerite LaMotte dies
The official start of the 2013 CA. School Board Association's "Annual Education Conference and Trade Show" began with sad news.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Search continues for new CSULB president
LONG BEACH >> The search process for a new president at Cal State Long Beach continued Friday at the Barrett Athletic Administration Building on campus.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Nelson Mandela lived an exceptional life: Editorial
Nelson Mandela talked in his 1994 autobiography about how he survived 27 years in a South African prison accused of treason without becoming bitter or hopeless.
Mississippi Business Journal
Summit pushes chemical manufacturing in Miss.
Louisiana State University Professor David Dismukes was hired by the Mississippi Energy Institute to look at opportunities that might arise from the U.S. boom in natural gas production.
Energy Summit Pushes Chemical Manufacturing
Louisiana State University professor, David Dismukes, was hired by the Mississippi Energy Institute to look at opportunities that might arise from the U.S. boom in natural gas production.
The Town Talk
From the Past: Dec. 5
Journalism group president: Kathy Seymour of Natchitoches was elected president of the Louisiana Journalism Education Association.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
The Town Talk
LSU's top official says programs are evolving to meet needs of 'adult learners'
The makeup of the student body at Louisiana State University and its satellite campuses is changing, and programs are being tailored to serve the evolving student body.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Customer Interaction Solutions
Louisiana State University Selects AssetWorks Software for Asset and Inventory Management
The contract calls for a customized solution to meet all of the University's needs while interfacing with AssetWorks' Asset Management Software already used throughout State of Louisiana.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
US News & World Report
Donna Brazile Talks Her 'The Good Wife' Cameo
Donna Brazile films a scene for an episode of CBS's "The Good Wife" that aired Oct. 23, 2013.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
The Daily Advertiser
Engagement: Kathleen Ingram & John Carrington II
The couple will be united in a Christian wedding ceremony in the evening of Saturday, January 25th at St. Charles Avenue Presbyterian Church in New Orleans.
The Cincinnati Enquirer
Robert Daniels, former UC med school dean, was 86
Robert Daniels, the psychiatrist who led the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine through the growth era of the 1970s and 1980s, died Oct. 28 at the Villas at Sunny Acres in Denver after a long battle with Parkinson's disease.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
The BioDistrict fades as efforts to grow the biosciences industry in New Orleans shift focus
An aerial view from June 2013 of the construction of the Veterans Affairs Medical Center and the new Louisiana State University hospital in Mid-City.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Go Science : University of Oklahoma Research wins 1st place national award.
OU Sooners a @UofOklahoma5s Adding to the list of things we're thankful for: #1 Research Campus in the nation! #BOOMER! http://youtu.be/Q_HDAaJtigc http://urc.ou.edu Here is a blip from OU describing their gig, prior to winning "The University of Oklahoma is classified by the Carnegie Foundation as a Very High Research institution, placing it in ... (more)