“While we are always striving for lower boating incidents and fatalities, we are happy to report this record low for boating fatalities for 2013,” said Cpl. Jeff Mayne, head of the LDWF Enforcement Division.
Guest fly-tiers who will demonstrate their skills and techniques include Mark Pinsel of Hammond, La.; Bill Heugel of Hemphill, Texas; Fred Hannie of Lake Charles, La.; Glen “Catch” Cormier of Cotile, La.; and Beverly Vidrine, Bo Bose, Ray Boudreaux, Barry Dauphin and Paige Babineaux, all of Louisiana.
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) announced that the reward has been increased to $15,000 for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for shooting two whooping cranes found in Jefferson Davis Parish on Feb.
Mars Foodservices U.S. is voluntarily recalling Foodservices Uncle Ben’s® Infused® Rice products, which are only sold in five-pound and 25-pound bags. Uncle Ben’s® Brand Ready to Heat, Boxed, Bag or Cup Products available in supermarkets and other retail outlets are not involved.
Not so. According to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), vaccinations can be protective as long as flu viruses are circulating. And while seasonal flu outbreaks can happen as early as October, flu activity usually peaks in January or February and can last well into May.
Bridgestone Corp., a Tokyo, Japan-based company, has agreed to plead guilty and to pay a $425 million criminal fine for its role in a conspiracy to fix prices of automobile anti-vibration rubber parts installed in cars sold in the United States and elsewhere, the Department of Justice announced.
“This is our first new flavor of the year,” said Carl Breed, director of marketing for Blue Bell. “I Chocolate is loaded with everything chocolate from the ice cream to the candies and even cake pieces. I think we have covered all the bases on this one.
MONROE, La. — A West Monroe man was sentenced Monday by U.S. District Court Judge Robert G. James to 28 months in prison and three years of supervised release for making false, fictitious and fraudulent claims to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) in an attempt to retrieve more than $9.