May 31, 2017 12:12 AM
The dispute over how best to honor the memory of the late Jimmy D. Long Sr. consumed a couple of hours of the House Education Committee's time on Wednesday, as his long-time friend and his brother pushed their plan to rename the Louisiana School for Math ...
May 30, 2017 03:54 PM
Rep. Kenny Havard's House-backed measure to standardize rules and expand access to smaller cities was expected to be heard by a Senate committee Tuesday. Instead, it was shelved ...
May 30, 2017 03:35 PM
Free June 1 workshop being held at LITE ...
May 30, 2017 03:19 PM
Drago's set to take over the location in August ...
May 30, 2017 02:19 PM
Guidry’s Reef, a seafood/steakhouse restaurant on Pinhook Road, quietly shut down over the long Memorial Day weekend ...
May 30, 2017 01:51 PM
As many area companies struggle to regroup and retool their business models in a time of economic uncertainty it becomes more critical to focus on their successes and the people behind them ...
May 30, 2017 11:30 AM
The committee expects to make its recommended changes in HB1 on Wednesday, sending the revised bill to the Senate for a vote as soon as Thursday, according to committee chair Sen. Eric Lafleur ...
May 30, 2017 10:05 AM
A bid to rename the Louisiana School for Math, Science and the Arts has erupted into a legislative brawl pitting the school's core constituents (alumni, friends and families) versus friends and family of one of the school's founding fathers ...
Gov. John Bel Edwards' administration has presented to senators a grim picture of the fallout from the House-proposed version of next year's budget, with the governor threatening a veto if anything resembling the spending plan reaches his desk ...
May 30, 2017 09:52 AM
The report estimates the overall increase in Louisiana at $1.5 billion, driven by changes in the state sales tax structure that were approved by the Legislature and governor during last year’s regular session ...

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