In addition to being designated Path to Excellence schools and receiving banners to display, the Alliance for Education, in partnership with Willis-Knighton Health System, also gave monetary awards to Benton High, Benton Middle, Central Park Elementary and Meadowview Elementary during an academic pep rally and awards assembly held Wednesday.
Those pleading guilty Tuesday to U.S. District Judge Patricia Minaldi to one count of deprivation of civil rights were 46-year-old Robert E. Burns of Youngsville, La., 34-yearold Byron Benjamin Lassalle of Erath, La., 40-year-old Wade Berergon of Milton, La.
Agents were notified around 1 p.m. on last Fri day about a 10-foot aluminum vessel found floating without an operator. Agents then found the body of 59-year-old Donald Gage of Grosse Tete around 1:45 p.m. in a borrow pit north of I-10 near Ramah..
Access to quality health care in your community has always been one of Louisiana’s most important assurances to its people, no matter how much they earn or where they live. However, hospital care has been cut across the state by more than 25 percent, or $1.
“In spite of the historic budget crisis, we are working diligently with the Legislature to ensure the longterm success of the LSU Health Sciences Centers and their residency training programs,” Gov. Edwards said. “I want potential applicants across this country to know our commitment.
“We encourage the whole family to come out to this award winning festival and spend a day in the great outdoors. Bring a blanket or lawn chair, relax in the sun and have fun flying kites, watching kite performances, take part in the kite design contest or make a free kite and learn to fly it.
The Bossier City Police Department is currently accepting applications for jailers. The starting pay for this position is $32,796 per year. Candidates become eligible to receive state supplemental pay of an additional $500 per month after they complete one year on the job.
According to a state audit report released on Monday, Louisiana’s borrowing activities over the past six years, which helped address General Fund shortfalls, will result in the state paying nearly a quarter of a billion dollars in additional...
USDA’s Risk Management Agency (RMA) reminds Louisiana producers that the final date to apply for Whole-Farm Revenue Protection and insurance coverage on corn, cotton, grain sorghum, peanuts, rice, soybeans, and sweet potatoes is Feb. 28.