Oct. 7, 2014 08:02 PM
What do Russell Long, Hale Boggs and the New Orleans Saints have to do with the NFL's comfortable federal tax status? What do Russell Long, Hale Boggs and the New Orleans Saints have to do with the NFL's comfortable federal tax status? Based on ...
Oct. 6, 2014 07:21 PM
Atlanta-based company sending fake invoices for services consumers say were never rendered On Oct. 6 the Better Business Bureau of Acadiana issued an alert about an Atlanta-based company called IDBS that claims to be in "web design" as part of ...
Sept. 30, 2014 11:22 PM
Project Front Yard has been launched to help us change our image and our habits. Photo by Robin May City-Parish President Joey Durel and IberiaBank Acadiana President Jerry Vascocu unveil Project Front Yard, a community-wide initiative ...
Sept. 30, 2014 10:58 PM
Alleged victim is a Navy vet with brain trauma resulting from a car accident three decades ago ...
Sept. 30, 2014 08:38 PM
Richard Buswell was sentenced Tuesday to more than 10 years in prison for his role in an investment scheme that defrauded his clients of more than $6 million ...
Sept. 29, 2014 10:25 PM
Lafayette Regional seeking new leadership after longtime director Greg Roberts' June resignation. In a process that has thus far been open and transparent, 31 people are angling to become Lafayette Regional Airport's next director, having met ...
Sept. 23, 2014 08:35 PM
Excitement over Bell Helicopter's 505 Jet Ranger X is growing, as is the international demand for the state-of-the-art chopper, which will soon be manufactured at the company's first-ever Louisiana assembly facility in Lafayette. Excitement over ...
Sept. 23, 2014 08:09 PM
The Louisiana Hospital Association, Louisiana Nursing Home Association, Louisiana Pharmacists Association, ambulance providers and intermediate care facilities are pooling their resources and planning for a statewide media buy to promote the passage of ...
Sept. 23, 2014 07:54 PM
New report also reveals negative results of Medicaid cuts. A new report reveals that hospitals acrosss the state, like Our Lady of Lourdes, have a combined $30 billion economic impact on Louisiana. A new report shows that ...
Sept. 23, 2014 02:34 PM
The Pentagon says two Louisiana companies have Navy contracts worth a total of $26.8 million. NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The Pentagon says two Louisiana companies have Navy contracts worth a total of $26.8 million. A news release Monday says Swiftships ...

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