Gubernatorial hopeful John Bel Edwards set as speaker
Edwards, who in February announced plans to run for Louisiana governor in 2015, will speak at the gathering at 8 a.m. Dec. 10 at Downtown Shreveport Hotel, 102 Lake St., according to coordinator Lloyd Thompson.
Lawmaker says Jindal, Legislature doesna t prioritize higher education
People inside and outside Louisiana have the right to question whether the state has a commitment to higher education, state Rep. John Bel Edwards said Thursday.
Tangipahoa board rejects two charter applications
The board shot down applications for Life Preparatory Academy and Hammond Charter Academy.
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Detectives searching for missing man
Authorities are looking for an Amite man who has been missing for three weeks. Rosendo Alegria, 28, has not contacted friends, family or co-workers.