Aug. 6, 2014 02:53 PM
Omega Protein Corp. says it's adding a new steam dryer and cooling tower to increase peak processing ability at its plant in Abbeville. ABBEVILLE, La. (AP) - Omega Protein Corp. says it's adding a new steam dryer and cooling tower to increase peak ...
July 29, 2014 08:23 PM
"Although the administration is moving forward with climate change regulations at home, we don't consider how policy decisions in the United States impact greenhouse gas emissions in other parts of the world," says Roger Martella, the former general counsel ...
July 29, 2014 08:17 PM
Louisiana agriculture officials say prices for long-grain rice are projected to drop this year. BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Louisiana agriculture officials say prices for long-grain rice are projected to drop this year. LSU AgCenter economist Mike ...
July 29, 2014 08:16 PM
First-time claims for unemployment insurance in Louisiana for the week ending July 19 decreased from the previous week's total. BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - First-time claims for unemployment insurance in Louisiana for the week ending July 19 decreased ...
July 22, 2014 10:30 AM
One year later, is his expansion plan paying off? This story originally appeared in Baton Rouge's Business Report and is its copyrighted material. © 2014 Baton Rouge Business Report reserves all rights to the story. Photos by ...
July 22, 2014 10:30 AM
Newspaper industry insiders question John Georges' expansion plan. [Editor's Note: Below is an excerpt from an essay in News Evolution or Revolution: The Future of Print Journalism in the Digital Age, to be published in August by Peter Lang Publishing ...
July 22, 2014 10:30 AM
Oil Center-based private facility extends its offerings with special events venue in failed women's store ...
July 11, 2014 07:37 PM
Family owned Baton Rouge milk and ice-cream producer aims to put PR nightmare behind it. In a letter posted Thursday on the company's Facebook page, company CEO Jeff Kleinpeter explains the steps being taken to remedy taste and shelf life problems ...
July 7, 2014 07:20 PM
Faced with paying a hefty ethics fine, the local real estate developer sells another property, his Wingate by Wyndham hotel. Google Images/May 2013 On June 23 Greg Gachassin and his brothers sold their Kaliste Saloom Road hotel ...
June 27, 2014 05:50 PM
Both parties' agreement to reduce $17 million judgment to $5.9 million settlement proceeds without objection. [Editor's Note: This story has been corrected to reflect the current size of the class of plaintiffs. While 10,000 notices have been sent ...

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