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June 16 06:53 AM
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.
June 16 06:53 AM
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.
June 16 06:53 AM
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.
June 09 06:55 AM
“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.
June 02 08:51 AM
ALEXANDRIA, La. — Acting U.S. Attorney Alexander C. Van Hook announced that three inmates at the U.S. Penitentiary in Pollock, La., were sentenced last week for the assault of another inmate that resulted in injuries requiring hospitalization and several surgeries.
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