The Metro Council on Wednesday defeated a proposal to temporarily cease new construction in the high-risk floodplain in East Baton Rouge.
Steve Scalise is back at work urging his colleagues to support an overhaul of the nation's tax system.
The DOJ has 21 days to file any opposition.
Cordell Haymon, an attorney and businessman who has championed education, city planning and legal services for the needy over years of public service, has been named the 2017 Golden Deeds Award winner.
On July 25, 2017 the Monroe City Council voted to overturn a Historic Preservation Commission decision rejecting repairs to Club Nuvvo in downtown Monroe.
Mayor-President Sharon Weston Broome will name a new permanent chief administrative officer Thursday morning, her office has announced.
At Tuesday night's meeting of the Monroe City Council, Club Nuvvo was the subject of controversy following a Monday night shooting.
The Morehouse Parish native also will drop a five- song Christmas EP on the same day.
Louisiana's medical marijuana program is edging closer to kickoff, but doctors have been slow to embrace the new medication option.
NEW YORK (AP) — Embracing a historic change, the Boy Scouts of America announced Wednesday plans to admit girls into the Cub Scouts starting next year and to establish a new program for older girls using the same curriculum as…