ACT 207 – HB 242: Requires the State Board of Elementary and Secondary Education and local public school boards to send certain information relative to independent evaluations of charter proposals to charter applicants..
The Amite resident was visiting New Orleans to bring a relative to the airport, but before leaving for his early Sunday morning drop-off, Washington quickly called the Lottery’s winning numbers hotline. “I heard five matches, and when the recording said that last number, I almost fell out of my chair!” Washington exclaimed.
BATON ROUGE, La. — Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry Commissioner Mike Strain, D.V.M., said it was a tremendous honor to represent the nation’s agricultural producers at a meeting last Thursday, June 8, with White House officials including President Donald J.
A week after releasing a budget proposal that would slash funding for USDA rural development, cut farm conservation programs, and exacerbate hunger in rural communities, President Trump announced the U.S. is pulling out of the Paris Climate Accord. The accord is a landmark international commitment to limit climate change below 2 degrees Celsius (3.
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) Secretary Jack Montoucet and his staff will conduct an informational meeting Tuesday, June 20, outlining LDWF’s efforts to control giant salvinia on Lake Bistineau and to gather public input on the situation.
Traditionally referred to as the “King of Ducks”, canvasbacks are large, fast-flying diving ducks that winter in large numbers on Catahoula Lake and the deltas of the Atchafalaya and Mississippi rivers. Nearly every year, Louisiana hunters harvest more canvasbacks than any other state in the Mississippi Flyway.
“This is exciting news and is the direct result of diligent oversight by the Department of Health to make certain that precious taxpayer dollars are not misused and abused,” said Gov. Edwards. “I applaud Dr. Rebekah Gee and her team for their dedication in going after those few healthcare providers who try to take advantage of this program.