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Xerox, a third party contractor for the Louisiana Department of Children and Family Services, will conduct system maintenance late Wednesday that will suspend Electronic Benefits Transfer transactions for about five minutes.
A NEW MAJOR SPORTING EVENT IS HEADED TO JEFFERSON PARISH. FOR THE FIRST TIME IN 20 YEARS A MAJOR MOTOR SPORTS EVENT WILL BE HELD IN OUR AREA.
The Discovery Channel has canceled reality TV star Will Hayden's popular "Sons of Guns" show after his arrest on an aggravated rape charge.
A tour guide at Insta-Gator in St. Tammany Parish holds week-old alligators in this file photo.
Louisiana's high-profile school voucher program made a C on a national report card Wednesday, ranking seventh among 15 states.
This file photo shows state superintendent of schools, Tom Luna, visiting Coeur d'Alene High School as students take the Idaho Standard Achievement Test in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho.
Last week was candidate registration for the Louisiana fall elections and we are pleased to announce that Libertarians qualified to run for office across the state in record-breaking numbers! There were six federal candidates and thirteen local candidates, a total of nineteen Libertarians.
The state Board of Regents has said it expects to have a slate of finalists for the state's higher education commissioner job by October.
While coastal restoration is important to the entire state of Louisiana, and the entire Gulf Coast, Plaquemines Parish is on the front lines of the fight to restore Louisiana's vanishing coast.
A group of novice and would-be beekeepers recently suited up in protective gear to check hive boxes at Richard Hebert's bee yard near DeRidder.
Alford: PSC finally becoming interesting - Column La. PSC: where the personalities are more interesting than the policies Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: http://www.thetowntalk.com/story/opinion/2014/08/27/alford-psc-finally-becoming-interesting-column/14650689/ If the regulation of utilities and motor carriers is your thing, then you'll ... (more)
Mickey Landry, CEO of the New Orleans charter group Choice Foundation, said the governor overstepped his constitutional boundaries.
State officials watching disturbance in Gulf State officials are watching storms in the northern Gulf of Mexico.
A coroner's report released yesterday in the death of Victor White III says White fatally shot himself while handcuffed in the back of an Iberia Parish Sheriff's car, but questions still remain.
Steve McQueen's "The Cincinnati Kid," which was shot in New Orleans, gets the spotlight this week as part of the Historic New Orleans Collection's monthly discussion and screening series focusing on notable Louisiana-made films.
Repurposed parachutes become jewelry Evergreen life services clients are creating jewlery featured at a pre-Emmy event.
ULM soil-plant lab has new name, expanded services ULM's Soil-Plant Analysis Laboratory is now the Environmental Analysis Laboratory.
Updated: Thu Aug 28, 2014 03:58 am
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