Man agrees to 85-year prison sentence for 2012 Algiers slaying
A 21-year-old man accepted an 85-year prison sentence Thursday in Orleans Parish Criminal District Court, pleading guilty in the execution-style killing of a Southeastern Louisiana University student who had gone to an Algiers gym for an early morning workout but ended up dead in the parking lot.
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Get up close and personal with bugs, more at Insect Day
So it's fitting that for the fourth year, he's co-organizing Insect Day with Kim Hollier at the Louisiana State Arboretum.
Thursday Jul 10
Anti-smoking grants awarded to two north shore organizations
Two north shore organizations have been awarded Community Advocacy Grants to push anti- smoking programs in the area.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Leadership St. Tammany 2014 graduates are celebrated: North Shore Notables
Kudos was accorded to the 2014 Leadership St. Tammany graduates at a soigne soiree at Tchefuncta Country Club on June 6. Sporting boutonnieres were graduates Melissa Bordelon, Louis Boullion, Nick Castjohn, Suzanne Ogden Core, Laura Cressy, Matthew Crumhorn, Dominique Elzy, Janel Chaix Evans, Maria Cristina Fontenot, Todd Gregory, Zondra Jones, ... (more)
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Customer Interaction Solutions
Software Company Develops New, Highly Accurate Grading Product
HAMMOND, La., July 7 -- Southeastern Louisiana University issued the following news release: An award-winning software design and development company housed on Southeastern Louisiana University's campus is making tests easier - for teachers, not students.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Miss Louisiana says she's ready for the challenge
The newly crowned Miss Louisiana 2014 Lacey Sanchez , a college athlete and competitor at heart, said she's ready for the challenges of representing the state and competing in the Miss America pageant in September.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Northshore Literary Society soiree features SLU's Bev Marshall: North Shore Notables
Bev Marshall stepped into the spotlight as the guest speaker at the Sunday Soiree, hosted by the Northshore Literary Society at St. John's Coffee House on June 1. Marshall, writer-in-residence at Southeastern Louisiana University, talked about "The Shoe Burnin': Stories of Southern Soul."
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Congratulations, Miss Louisiana
Official pageant activities began one week before the actual crowning moment; both the contestants as well as the Miss Louisiana staff and crew put in countless hours of preparation behind the scenes, and it showed.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
American Library Association
Beth Stahr Southeastern Louisiana University
Beth Stahr is Head of Reference at the Southeastern Louisiana University Sims Memorial Library in Hammond, Louisiana .
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Community column for June 27, 2014
S arah Kron , a 2014 graduate of Ponchatoula High School, has been selected for the Philip Bougere Memorial Scholarship from the Ponchatoula Jaycees.
Students from St. Bernard named to 2014 spring semester honor list at SLU
Several students from St. Bernard were named to the spring semester honors list at Southeastern Louisiana University in Hammond.
Tue Jun 24, 2014
EPA Selects Universities to Find New Uses for Toxics Data
The EPA has selected six academic partners for the 2014 Toxics Release Inventory University Challenge , a project designed to find innovative ways to increase public awareness of industrial releases of toxic chemicals in communities and around the country.
Southeastern recognized honor students
Southeastern Louisiana University has released its honors list for the spring 2014 semester.
Mon Jun 23, 2014
Grant will fund teacher training in St. Charles
Southeastern Louisiana University's department of teaching and learning has been awarded a $120,000 grant from the Louisiana Department of Education to partner with the St. Charles Parish public school system to redesign teacher preparation programs.
Sat Jun 21, 2014
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Interim Southern Oregon University president named
A president emeritus of a Minnesota college has been given a two-year contract as interim president of Southern Oregon University.
Wed Jun 18, 2014
Getaway driver, accomplice in fatal carjacking of Algiers college student plead guilty
Two of five people accused in the November 2012 fatal carjacking of an Algiers college student pleaded guilty on Wednesday .
St. Charles Parish school system and Southeastern partner for teacher preparation programs
Southeastern Louisiana University's Department of Teaching and Learning, in a partnership with the St. Charles Parish Public School System , has been awarded a $120,000 grant from the Louisiana Department of Education to help redesign teacher preparation programs to give teacher candidates more time in the classroom.
Tue Jun 17, 2014
No 'lazy days of summer' for the St. Tammany West Chamber of Commerce
It has been obvious to me since the last day of school that many families have left town for their early summer getaway.
"Bike MS: Dat's How We Roll" to cycle through Louisiana and Mississippi in October
Bike riders eager to embark on a long journey can ride 150 miles for a good cause Oct. 4-5 in Louisiana and Mississippi.