The Louisiana Legislative Auditor's Office is taking a close look at the I-20 Economic Development Commission.
Over the past decade alone, graduation rates in Louisiana high schools have increased by more than 11 percentage points.
Louisiana lawmakers are proposing eight new changes to the state constitution following their regular session, including new protections from steep budget cuts for certain health care providers.
Louisiana 23 near Ironton in Plaquemines Parish on Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2012. Hurricane Isaac made landfall on Aug. 28. (David Grunfled, NOLA.com A section of western Plaquemines Parish 's main thoroughfare, which was inundated by Hurricane Isaac floodwater last August and September, is getting raised about 2 feet to improve the evacuation route for ... (more)
The Louisiana State Penitentiary Museum Foundation will induct seven people, including three from the Baton Rouge area and one from Lafayette, into the Louisiana Justice Hall of Fame in ceremonies July 12 at the prison museum and in Baton Rouge.
The Louisiana State Police Emergency Services Unit has concluded operations at the site of yesterday's fatal industrial incident at the Williams Olefins facility in Ascension Parish.
Mike Stagg of Forward Louisiana discusses the implications of the refusal of Gov. Bobby Jindal and the Legislature to allow Louisiana to participate in the Medicaid expansion component of the Affordable Care Act.
"Good communication" is a big part of an annual audit, and any employee or member can pass on concerns during the review process, the DeSoto Parish School Board's external auditor told board members tonight.
Weather Alert: Areal Flood Watch expires at 8:00 PM on 6/13, issued at 12:44 PM Abbottstown, PA Weather Alert: Areal Flood Watch expires at 8:00 AM on 6/14, issued at 10:21 AM Nuremberg, PA Weather Alert: Areal Flood Watch expires at 6:00 AM on 6/14, issued at 3:59 AM Bally, PA -- A plume of thick smoke rose over a Louisiana chemical plant Thursday ... (more)
Ambulances and helicopters took at least 30 people from a burning chemical plant after an explosion Thursday in Louisiana, officials said.
A mid-morning explosion and fire rocked the Williams Geismar Olefine chemical plant in Geismar Thursday, injuring several while forcing the shutdown of Louisiana highways.
Crews are gearing up to begin the process of removing the toll booth after voters decided to end tolls on the CCC.
The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development announced that a feasibility study has been initiated to identify a possible detour route for La.