Category Archives: State News

Voter Turn-Out One of Lowest in LA History

As we know, the primary election was just a couple weeks ago. Barry Erwin, president of the Council for a Read More →

Office of Motor Vehicles Continues Extended Office Hours to Assist Customers That Received Notices

To further assist our customers, the following Office of Motor Vehicle offices will remain open on Saturday, October 31st, from Read More →

Walmart Hiring 1300 Seasonal Workers in LA

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Wal-Mart is hiring 1,300 seasonal associates in Louisiana for the upcoming holiday season. Starting salaries of at least $9 will Read More →

NSU Launches 2+2 Program for Nursing Students

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Nursing students at Delgado Community College in New Orleans now have access to NSU to enhance their degrees. Friday, school Read More →

Insurance Commissioner Blames Governor for Debt Notices

Source: http://www.ktbs.com/story/30314729/louisiana-omv-letters-threatening-fines-for-lapsed-insurance

State Insurance Commissioner Jim Donelon is blaming Governor Bobby Jindal for debt notices going out to more than a million Read More →

LSU Tiger to Auction Off Jersey for Hurricane Relief Efforts

LSU is getting lots of praise for its treatment of South Carolina over the weekend and one LSU Tiger is Read More →

PAR Releases Guide to Amendments

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Four proposed constitutional amendments are on the October 24th ballot. The Public Affairs Research Council, better known as PAR, is Read More →

Supt. Authement Speaks About Test Scores

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Superintendent of the Rapides Parish School District, Nason Authement, spoke on behalf of the state’s test scores. The State Department Read More →

Missing Girl Found Safe in Zwolle

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State police say a missing 6-year-old girl has been found, and her suspected abductor is arrested. He’s 40-year-old Harvey Eugene Read More →

Changes to SNAP Program Require Adults to Work 20 Hours/Week

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Changes to Food Assistance Program Effective October 1 ABLE-BODIED ADULTS WITHOUT DEPENDENTS MUST MEET WORK REQUIREMENT TO CONTINUE RECEIVING SNAP Read More →