Wednesday Nov 20
Smiley: Fun fundraising
I suggested one that involves placing a flock of cheap plastic pink flamingos on someone's lawn, along with a note saying they'll be removed for a donation to your cause.
Five arrested in Ascension sting operation for selling alcohol to minors
In a sting operation targeting 27 stores, Ascension Parish deputies arrested five employees at five convenience stores Wednesday on counts of selling alcohol to 17-year-olds.
Palm Beach Post
Sugar growers expect crop to dip from 2012 record
Louisiana's sugar farmers don't expect a repeat of last year's record crop but are looking for an average harvest in spite of a chilly spring.
$20M dredging of Bayou Lafourche to start in 2014
Work on a second phase of dredging Bayou Lafourche could begin within a year. The Daily Comet reported the $20 million project is designed as part of an effort to reintroduce Mississippi River water into the bayou and increase its flow.