March 12, 2015 01:50 PM
Transaction includes $75 million in upfront cash and another potential $20 million tied to market conditions ...
March 12, 2015 09:41 AM
It appears another round of layoffs of as many as 400 of Louisiana’s oil and gas workers are slated for the chopping block, with 50 to 300 of those coming from a company in Iberia Parish ...
March 6, 2015 11:55 AM
BP has ended its effort to have courts remove the administrator of claims arising from the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill ...
March 3, 2015 07:44 AM
The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management estimates the proposed lease sale could result in the production of up to 200 million barrels of oil and 938 billion cubic feet of natural gas ...
March 2, 2015 12:13 PM
In a close vote, a New Orleans flood protection board has refused to abandon its appeal of the dismissal of a coastal erosion lawsuit against oil, gas and pipeline companies ...
Feb. 27, 2015 01:18 PM
There were 500 more rigs in production this time last year ...
Feb. 24, 2015 03:52 PM
"The presidential power to veto legislation is one I take seriously," Obama said in a brief notice delivered to the Senate. "But I also take seriously my responsibility to the American people." ...
Feb. 13, 2015 07:09 AM
After all the ballyhoo raised last year by lawmakers and their special interest friends hoping to cripple the New Orleans levee board and its landmark coastal damages lawsuit against 97 oil and gas companies, vindication has finally arrived ...
Feb. 12, 2015 12:45 PM
The 3rd Circuit Court of Appeal has sided with the Lafayette Parish School Board’s tax-collection division over a $340,000 bill for unpaid sales and use taxes ...
Feb. 12, 2015 07:43 AM
The Republican-controlled Congress cleared a bill Wednesday to construct the Keystone XL oil pipeline, setting up a confrontation with President Barack Obama, who has threatened to veto the measure ...

Read the Flipping Paper!

While the members of this diverse group of Acadiana women can’t all say they were firsts, each of them has contributed to our community in ways too countless to capture in 500-word profiles ...