BATON ROUGE, La.— Louisiana Office of Alcohol & Tobacco Control (ATC) Commissioner Troy Hebert announces that, starting this month, his agency will be presenting an alcohol and tobacco awareness program to schools and other youth centered organizations state-wide.
be kept for a few days because it is so difficult to provide quarantine for puppies for extended periods of time. Sending the dogs to other areas also cuts down on local costs such as vaccinations and sterilizations, which are administered to the animals in their new out-ofstate shelters.
The Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission approved the proposed 2014 wild turkey season dates and regulation changes during their Oct. 3 meeting. The proposed season framework was presented by the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries’ (LDWF) Wildlife Division at the Commission’s July meeting.
BAY ST. LOUIS, Miss., — Bay BridgeFest music festival returns to downtown Bay St. Louis, Miss., Oct. 25-27. The weekend event features a mix of national and regional performing acts, and many of the artists are mainstays of the popular New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival.
The recorded amnesty phone message states: “Are you ready for a fresh start? You may be eligible for the Louisiana Department of Revenue’s 2013 Tax Amnesty program. The tax amnesty period began on Sept. 23 and runs through Nov. 22, 2013. To find out more and to see if you qualify for the Fresh Start program, visit www.