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Did you know that a Pineville business created a crucial part of ...

The next time you're watching the LSU Tigers play in Death Valley in Baton Rouge, take note of the goal posts. Those were made at Hayes Manufacturing in Pineville. Jason Hayes, president of the business,

Russia sees highest daily new COVID case...

Russia is reporting its largest daily number of new coronavirus infections, more than 70% up on the number a month ago as the country faces a sustained rise in cases. The national

Weather, protest cloud Beijing flame-lig...

A sunburst at the overcast birthplace of the ancient Olympic Games in Greece was too short-lived to light the backup flame for the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics at

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Should Greensburg man who killed 7 in crash serve 29-plus years, ...

Vehicular homicide was not considered a crime of violence when a Greensburg man killed seven Baton Rouge residents, including six from the same extended family, in a 2012 alcohol-related crash.

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How LSU football shut up Kirk Herbstreit...

Among Ed Orgeron and LSU football’s many critics this season has been the man who wields college football’s loudest megaphone: Kirk Herbstreit.

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Louisiana looking to 'home grow' teacher...

Louisiana is taking a grow-your-own approach to tackling its teacher shortage problem, and educators say that will require a change in messaging about the profession. The work needed to make the classroom a place people want to be and stay starts early,

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What's behind Louisiana's teacher shortage? Fewer entering teache...

Fewer people seem to be going into teaching in Louisiana, and most don't stay for long tenures, causing teacher shortages in schools and less-than-stellar experiences — and outcomes — for students. And these are not new problems. Enrollment in ...

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New Jimmie Davis Bridge proposal relieve...

There may be no better metaphor for America’s ongoing infrastructure policy than the current proposal to address the aging Jimmie Davis Bridge.

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James Taylor, Jackson Browne did more th...

James Taylor and Jackson Browne finally made it to New Orleans. They were initially scheduled to stop at the Smoothie King Center on May 15, 2020. Thanks to the coronavirus

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As Kenner labors with Ida damage, The Esplanade gains an unusual ...

"We've been trying to make the best of it." Dionni Laurenti walks though his storm-damaged home in Kenner on Friday, Oct. 15, 2021. A portion of the roof was blown off during Hurricane Ida on Aug. 29.

Northwood High School starts JAG program...

Northwood High School started its Jobs for America's Graduates (JAG) program on Tuesday, and Grambling State University President Rick Gallot told students they have to take the initiative if they want to succeed in life.

Democrats weigh carbon tax after Manchin...

Some House and Senate Democrats, smarting from a move by Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., to kill a major element of President Joe Biden’s climate plan, are switching to Plan B: a tax on carbon dioxide pollution.

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UTEP vs. Louisiana Tech live stream info...

The Louisiana Tech Bulldogs are 6-0 against the UTEP Miners since November of 2015, and they'll have a chance to extend that success on Saturday. Louisiana Tech's week off comes to an end as they meet up with UTEP at 9 p.

Louisiana Tech at UTEP odds, picks and prediction

Analyzing Saturday’s Louisiana Tech at UTEP odds and lines, with college football expert picks, predictions and best bets.

Deciphering the proposed amendments to t...

Louisiana voters have amended the state Constitution 202 times since it was adopted in 1974, and they'll have a chance to make four more changes in the Nov. 13 election. The four proposed amendments range from consolidating sales tax collections,

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Is this Louisiana town right for a $400 ...

For decades, Wallace residents watched as industrial plants sprouted across the Mississippi River on St. John the Baptist Parish's east bank. Although the odors and dust drift across the river


Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC (“KSF”) and KSF partner, former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., remind investors of pending deadlines in the following securities class action lawsuits: AppHarvest,

Hurricane hits Louisiana bank Investar, ...

The lender will take a $21.6 million charge related to damage a customer sustained from Hurricane Ida, leading analysts to predict a major drag on earnings. So far, there is little indication that other banks have been similarly affected.

Is Louisiana-Pacific (LPX) Stock Underva...

This strategy simply looks to identify companies that are being undervalued by the broader market. Value investors use a variety of methods, including tried-and-true valuation metrics, to find these stocks.

A Black trooper in Louisiana who spoke out against police brutali...

Carl Cavalier, a Black state trooper in Louisiana, could face retribution for his criticism following the 2019 police killing of Ronald Greene.

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Visitation at Louisiana's state-run pris...

The Louisiana Department of Public Safety and Corrections (DPS&C) will begin phasing in visitation across its state-run prisons on Monday October 18, 2021.

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Tour of Louisiana’s largest rice mill, h...

To keep the rice industry in Louisiana, the state’s largest rice mill is upgrading. Supreme Rice in Crowley is almost two years into a $20M expansion. The Supreme

Louisiana Senate workers getting 8% pay raise, costing $625K

Employees in the Louisiana Senate will get an 8% pay raise starting this month, a move Senate President Page Cortez described Friday as a “little bit of a makeup” because he said the workers have gone more than two years without salary hikes.

Louisiana-Monroe vs. Liberty: How to wat...

The Liberty Flames will take on the Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks at 7 p.m. ET on Saturday at JPS Field at James L. Malone Stadium. The Flames have a defense that allows only 14.33 points per game, so Louisiana-Monroe's offense will have their work cut out for them.

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Popeyes and Megan Thee Stallion Kick Off...

Popeyes has unveiled a special collaboration with Megan Thee Stallion, and the first order of business is a brand-new hot sauce.

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Trick-or-Treaters With Special Needs: An...

How to make sure all the kids, especially those with special needs, enjoy Halloween night.

TikTok Hack Claims to Remove the Taste of Alcohol

The latest TikTok hack sees users adding a small amount of baking soda, a pinch of salt, and some water to vodka or tequila, and having it remove the taste of alcohol!

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Halloween Isn’t the Only Horrifying Holi...

Whether you’re naughty or nice, we’ve discovered that Christmas has a serious dark side. Let’s set aside that warm and cozy fireside scene and take a look at the horrifying side of Christmas.

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4 'Squid Game' Masks for Your Last-Minut...

Did you love the Korean horror thriller, "Squid Game?" Check out these inexpensive masks that will have you looking like you're part of the show.

Former US president Bill Clinton in hospital

Former US president Bill Clinton was in hospital with an infection on Thursday, a spokesman for the 75-year-old said. Doctors said Clinton was responding well at the center in Irvine, California. The infection was not connected to the coronavirus.

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7 Wild Conspiracy Theories We Can't Stop...

We can't get enough of it. Portals to another dimension, lizard people, hoaxes, and secret government spying made our list.

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Friday Office Cocktail: Aviation Cocktai...

The OCN Drinks crew is serving up something purple, pretty, and powerful in support of Domestic Violence Awareness month.

Easy DIY Halloween Costumes You Can Make at Home

Here are a few ways you can whip up a creative costume with stuff from around the house or your local thrift store.

2022 Awards Season Schedule: Oscars, Emm...

The 2022 awards season is just around the corner, and we've got the list of dates you're gonna want to keep in your back pocket as things start to roll out—even as early as this October!

Dunkin's Brewed Up a Frightful New Bever...

The Peanut Butter Cup Macchiato will have you saying "trick-or-treat"!

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Nostradamus' Predictions for 2021 Include an Apocalypse, Famine, ...

Nostradamus has made many predictions about the future of humanity and he predicted 2021 will be worse than 2020. These predictions included a global famine, asteroids, a devastating earthquake, and a Zombie Apocalypse.

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