Detour: I-49 traffic to LA 177 south and U.S. 371 southbound traffic will be detoured to I-49 south to LA 174, Exit 155; LA 177 northbound traffic will be detoured to northbound LA 175. Detour signs will be in place..
“January 2016 was the best month of sales in our 25-year history, about double an average month,” explained Lottery President Rose Hudson. “The $1.58 billion world- record Powerball jackpot was responsible for that windfall, but unfortunately we cannot predict or expect those types of jackpots to occur with regularity.
“Our children depend on the adults in their lives, and in some cases those of us trusted with the duty of public service, to protect and provide them with the best chance at leading a happy and productive life. This partnership will help us fulfill that duty.
“Nearly half of working families in Louisiana struggle to cover basic monthly expenses, so I am pleased to see that the Senate Labor and Industrial Relations Committee advanced an opportunity to establish a modest, but meaningful increase to the minimum wage in our state today,” said Gov.
“Tours on the Go” are custom-designed, chartered, three-hour themed tours that allow both locals and tourists alike to explore Shreveport and Bossier City on board iShuttle vehicles via local personalities acting as tour guides.
The Louisiana Health Insurance Premium Payment Program, or LaHIPP, pays the employee share of employersponsored insurance, if the insured person or a member of their family currently receives Medicaid.
It has been very obvious for the last 50 or so years that the powers to be wanted to do away with the traditions that held our city together so beautifully for so many years starting with the elimination of the Thanksgiving Day football game between Fair Park and Byrd.
BATON ROUGE, La. — Louisiana Economic Development has been awarded a federal grant aimed at further strengthening the state’s competitive position in attracting investments by international companies. The grant will provide for the creation of an international trade recruitment tool known as the Predictive Investment Model, or PRI- MO.
If Louisiana were to tax wireless service providers and landline telephone companies the same way, it could reduce or eliminate the Telephone Company Ad Valorem Tax Credit, the Legislative Auditor said in a report release on Monday. Auditors who examined the tax credit found that it cost the state approximately $57.
ROUGE, La. — On Monday, founders Pete Blumel and Cathy Twigg of The Rogue Initiative announced the company will launch a satellite studio to develop interactive entertainment projects in Baton Rouge. The Los Angelesbased firm will create 20 new direct jobs, with an average annual salary of $55,000, plus benefits.