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The Houma Courier
LHSAA rules Ellender player is eligible with administrative transferIn a 12-to-9 vote at the LHSAA's office, the executive committee ruled that Ell
LHSAA rules Ellender player is eligible with administrative transfer
The Houma Courier / Posted 15 minutes ago
In a 12-to-9 vote at the LHSAA's office, the executive committee ruled that Ellender junior football and basketball standout Davontavean Martin is eligible to play high school athletics this season if he receives an administrative transfer from the... Read more
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The Daily Comet
LHSAA rules Ellender player is eligible with administrative transferIn a 12-to-9 vote at the LHSAA's office, the executive committee ruled that Ell
LHSAA rules Ellender player is eligible with administrative transfer
The Daily Comet / Posted 33 minutes ago
In a 12-to-9 vote at the LHSAA's office, the executive committee ruled that Ellender junior football and basketball standout Davontavean Martin is eligible to play high school athletics this season if he receives an administrative transfer from the... Read more
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The Daily Comet
LHSAA rules Ellender player can be eligible with administrative transferEllender football coach and athletic director Terry Washington said the LHSAA's
LHSAA rules Ellender player can be eligible with administrative transfer
The Daily Comet / Posted 12 hours ago
Ellender football coach and athletic director Terry Washington said the LHSAA's executive committee ruled in Baton Rouge today in favor of Martin, a junior football and basketball standout who transferred to Ellender during the middle of his... Read more
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The Houma Courier
LHSAA rules Ellender player can be eligible with administrative transferEllender football coach and athletic director Terry Washington said the LHSAA's
LHSAA rules Ellender player can be eligible with administrative transfer
The Houma Courier / Posted 13 hours ago
Ellender football coach and athletic director Terry Washington said the LHSAA's executive committee ruled in Baton Rouge today in favor of Martin, a junior football and basketball standout who transferred to Ellender during the middle of his... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
SUNO honors popular slain student; investigation ongoingA university honored one of its prominent students killed over the weekend by s
SUNO honors popular slain student; investigation ongoing
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted yesterday
A university honored one of its prominent students killed over the weekend by starting a scholarship in his name. Southern University of New Orleans started the Davon Lee Leggett Scholarship fund after the 22-year-old was shot and killed early... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
NOPD graduates Recruit Class 172 in face of new challengesAt a time when police deaths are up across the country, and here in New Orleans
NOPD graduates Recruit Class 172 in face of new challenges
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted yesterday
At a time when police deaths are up across the country, and here in New Orleans, families of new recruits say they are not worried about their loved ones. They took part today in a police graduation of 29 new cadets at the University of New Orleans,... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
NOPD graduates Recruit Class 172 in face of new challengesAt a time when police deaths are up across the country, and here in New Orleans
NOPD graduates Recruit Class 172 in face of new challenges
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted yesterday
At a time when police deaths are up across the country, and here in New Orleans, families of new recruits say they are not worried about their loved ones. They took part today in a police graduation of 29 new cadets at the University of New Orleans,... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
NOPD graduates class of 29 recruitsThe New Orleans Police Department graduated a class of 29 recruits on Wednesday
NOPD graduates class of 29 recruits
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted yesterday
The New Orleans Police Department graduated a class of 29 recruits on Wednesday. Beginning in January, the recruits underwent training eight hours a day, Monday through Friday, for a total of 26 weeks. Following graduation, the new recruits will be... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
NOPD graduates class of 29 recruitsThe New Orleans Police Department graduated a class of 29 recruits on Wednesday
NOPD graduates class of 29 recruits
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted yesterday
The New Orleans Police Department graduated a class of 29 recruits on Wednesday. Beginning in January, the recruits underwent training eight hours a day, Monday through Friday, for a total of 26 weeks. Following graduation, the new recruits will be... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Fos to retire as University of New Orleans presidentNEW ORLEANS (AP) - The president of the University of New Orleans has announced
Fos to retire as University of New Orleans president
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 3 days ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The president of the University of New Orleans has announced that he will retire in January - four years after he took the helm amid lower post-Hurricane Katrina enrollment, turmoil over budget cuts and leadership changes. Peter... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Fos to step down as president of UNOUniversity of New Orleans President Peter J. Fos announced that he will retire
Fos to step down as president of UNO
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 3 days ago
University of New Orleans President Peter J. Fos announced that he will retire on January 31, 2016. “Serving as the president of my alma mater has been the fulfillment of a lifelong dream,” Fos said. “The University of New Orleans is incredibly... Read more
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Madame Noire The Atlanta Post
The False Gentrification Of New OrleansCrowds gather for Sunday brunch at the newly renovated St. Roch market in New O
The False Gentrification Of New Orleans
Madame Noire The Atlanta Post / Posted 4 days ago
Crowds gather for Sunday brunch at the newly renovated St. Roch market in New Orleans. Source: AP When Hurricane Katrina made landfall on Monday, Aug. 29, 2005, it served a devastating blow to a city so revered for its rich history and culture, as... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Hurricane Katrina: 'It touched our hearts'Ten years ago, hundreds of lives were lost and tens of thousands were forever c
Hurricane Katrina: 'It touched our hearts'
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
Ten years ago, hundreds of lives were lost and tens of thousands were forever changed by a Category 3 hurricane named Katrina. Among the many who helped Louisianans, Mississippians and Alabamans get back on their feet: a Monticello mayor, a Danville... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Man recounts living in New Orleans during KatrinaA Missoula man won't soon forget what he lived through when Katrina tore throug
Man recounts living in New Orleans during Katrina
KECI Missoula / Posted 6 days ago
A Missoula man won't soon forget what he lived through when Katrina tore through New Orleans 10 years ago. Scott Whittenburg moved here about three years ago to work at the University of Montana. Before he moved to the Garden City, he held a similar... Read more
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The Austin Chronicle
Katrina Survivors Reflect 10 Years LaterAs we approach the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, it's hard to remember
Katrina Survivors Reflect 10 Years Later
The Austin Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
As we approach the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, it's hard to remember how much 2005 was dominated by the events immediately surrounding the storm's landfall. Decisions were made, some of which New Orleanians never truly believed they'd have... Read more
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The Advocate
Runnels chooses new leadersLongtime educator Greg Brandao has taken over as headmaster of Runnels School.
Runnels chooses new leaders
The Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
Longtime educator Greg Brandao has taken over as headmaster of Runnels School. Brandao replaced school founder L.K. Runnels, who founded the school in 1965. Runnels’ wife, Gladys, longtime elementary principal and administrator also retired. Marcia... Read more
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The Advocate
Dennis Persica: Despite recovery from Hurricane Katrina, there are some things lost for good in parts of GentillyThe movable letters on the sign several feet off the ground have not been distu
Dennis Persica: Despite recovery from Hurricane Katrina, there are some things lost for good in parts of Gentilly
The Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
The movable letters on the sign several feet off the ground have not been disturbed by the winds of Katrina or the whims of vandals. It still carries the same message it had on Aug. 29, 2005: “ORDER TODAY FRIED TURKEY OR HAM DINNER.” Another sign... Read more
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ESPN
Detour from New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina shaped Johnny Giavotella's road to the majorsJohnny Giavotella and his University of New Orleans teammates were forced to sp
Detour from New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina shaped Johnny Giavotella's road to the majors
ESPN / Posted 9 days ago
Johnny Giavotella and his University of New Orleans teammates were forced to spend a semester living at New Mexico State University after Hurricane Katrina hit the second baseman's hometown. Crystal LoGiudice/USA TODAY Sports In a lot of ways, the... Read more
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ESPN
University of New Orleans basketball 10 years after Hurricane KatrinaOn March 11, 2015, the University of New Orleans beat Nicholls State in the fir
University of New Orleans basketball 10 years after Hurricane Katrina
ESPN / Posted 9 days ago
On March 11, 2015, the University of New Orleans beat Nicholls State in the first round of the Southland Conference Tournament. It was an insignificant game in the grander landscape of college basketball, but a major milestone for UNO. A school... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
Best of New Orleans 2015: Local LifeBEST PELICANS PLAYER 2. Ryan Anderson TIE: 3. Jrue Holiday TIE: 3. Eric Gord
Best of New Orleans 2015: Local Life
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 10 days ago
BEST PELICANS PLAYER 2. Ryan Anderson TIE: 3. Jrue Holiday TIE: 3. Eric Gordon BEST GRAMMER SCHOOL 2. Holy Name of Jesus(6325 Cromwell Place, 504-861-1466; www.hnjschool.org) 3. Academy of the Sacred Heart(4521 St. Charles Ave., 504-891-1943;... Read more
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Yahoo News
Blighted houses still mar New Orleans a decade after Katrina A man walks past an abandoned building in the Upper Ninth Ward neighborhood o
Blighted houses still mar New Orleans a decade after Katrina
Yahoo News / Posted 11 days ago
A man walks past an abandoned building in the Upper Ninth Ward neighborhood of New Orleans, Louisiana, … A man walks past an abandoned house in the Lower Ninth Ward neighborhood of New... Read more
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Fort Wayne News-Sentinel
IPFW coach recalls surviving the chaos of Hurricane KatrinaTo enter the basketball coaching profession, one has to be mobile and have an e
IPFW coach recalls surviving the chaos of Hurricane Katrina
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
To enter the basketball coaching profession, one has to be mobile and have an extraordinary – and not always healthy – willingness to accept any possibility when it comes to their professional future. Just over five months ago, Mark Downey was... Read more
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Reuters
Blighted houses still mar New Orleans a decade after KatrinaA man walks past an abandoned building in the Upper Ninth Ward neighborhood of
Blighted houses still mar New Orleans a decade after Katrina
Reuters / Posted 11 days ago
A man walks past an abandoned building in the Upper Ninth Ward neighborhood of New Orleans, Louisiana, August 1, 2015. A man walks past an abandoned house in the Lower Ninth Ward neighborhood of New Orleans, Louisiana, July 31, 2015. A man walks... Read more
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Marietta Daily Journal
Time capsule: Katrina in the news in Cobb and New Orleans - Editor’s note: Below are headlines that ran in the Marietta Daily Journal during the week after Hurricane Katrina made landfall in New Orleans. August 30 Katrina blamed for at least 55 de...Editor’s note: Below are headlines that ran in the Marietta Daily Journal durin
Time capsule: Katrina in the news in Cobb and New Orleans - Editor’s note: Below are headlines that ran in the Marietta Daily Journal during the week after Hurricane Katrina made landfall in New Orleans. August 30 Katrina blamed for at least 55 de...
Marietta Daily Journal / Posted 12 days ago
Editor’s note: Below are headlines that ran in the Marietta Daily Journal during the week after Hurricane Katrina made landfall in New Orleans.August 30Katrina blamed for at least 55 deathsHurricane wreaks havoc on Mississippi Gulf CoastNEW ORLEANS —... Read more
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The Advocate
Baton Rouge legislator Darrell Ourso hammered on increased taxes at Republican forumFreshman state Rep. Darrell Ourso took it on the chin from challengers — angere
Baton Rouge legislator Darrell Ourso hammered on increased taxes at Republican forum
The Advocate / Posted 12 days ago
Freshman state Rep. Darrell Ourso took it on the chin from challengers — angered by the increased tax load approved during recent legislative session — at a forum Tuesday before Baton Rouge Republicans. Three challengers — all Republicans — are... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
Bouquets & BrickbatsAnne Boyd Rioux,an English professor at the University of New Orleans, won a $5
Bouquets & Brickbats
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 17 days ago
Anne Boyd Rioux,an English professor at the University of New Orleans, won a $50,400 Public Scholar grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) for her book Reading Little Women: The History of an American Classic. In 2012, Rioux was... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
Louisiana theater since Hurricane KatrinaNew Orleans' theater scene has undergone a lot of change in the decade since Hu
Louisiana theater since Hurricane Katrina
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 17 days ago
New Orleans' theater scene has undergone a lot of change in the decade since Hurricane Katrina and the federal floods, though much of it has not been a direct result of the storm — Le Petite Theatre du Vieux Carre shuttered and re-opened; Southern... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
BP settlement may not resolve suits filed by 2 universitiesNEW ORLEANS (AP) � BP PLC's $18.7 billion settlement for its 2010 oil spill may
BP settlement may not resolve suits filed by 2 universities
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 18 days ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) � BP PLC's $18.7 billion settlement for its 2010 oil spill may not end lawsuits filed by two public university systems against the oil giant, a newspaper reported Sunday. Since many details are under wraps, it hasn't been clear... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
BP settlement may not resolve suits filed by 2 universitiesNEW ORLEANS (AP) � BP PLC's $18.7 billion settlement for its 2010 oil spill may
BP settlement may not resolve suits filed by 2 universities
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 18 days ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) � BP PLC's $18.7 billion settlement for its 2010 oil spill may not end lawsuits filed by two public university systems against the oil giant, a newspaper reported Sunday. Since many details are under wraps, it hasn't been clear... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
BP settlement may not resolve suits filed by 2 universitiesBP PLC's $18.7 billion settlement for its 2010 oil spill may not end lawsuits f
BP settlement may not resolve suits filed by 2 universities
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 18 days ago
BP PLC's $18.7 billion settlement for its 2010 oil spill may not end lawsuits filed by two public university systems against the oil giant, a newspaper reported Sunday. Since many details are under wraps, it hasn't been clear whether the settlement... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
BP settlement may not resolve suits filed by 2 universitiesNEW ORLEANS (AP) — BP PLC's $18.7 billion settlement for its 2010 oil spill may
BP settlement may not resolve suits filed by 2 universities
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — BP PLC's $18.7 billion settlement for its 2010 oil spill may not end lawsuits filed by two public university systems against the oil giant, a newspaper reported Sunday. Since many details are under wraps, it hasn't been clear... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
BP settlement may not resolve suits filed by 2 universitiesNEW ORLEANS (AP) - BP PLC's $18.7 billion settlement for its 2010 oil spill may
BP settlement may not resolve suits filed by 2 universities
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 18 days ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - BP PLC's $18.7 billion settlement for its 2010 oil spill may not end lawsuits filed by two public university systems against the oil giant, a newspaper reported Sunday. Since many details are under wraps, it hasn't been clear... Read more
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ABC News
BP Settlement May Not Resolve Suits Filed by 2 UniversitiesBP PLC's $18.7 billion settlement for its 2010 oil spill may not end lawsuits f
BP Settlement May Not Resolve Suits Filed by 2 Universities
ABC News / Posted 18 days ago
BP PLC's $18.7 billion settlement for its 2010 oil spill may not end lawsuits filed by two public university systems against the oil giant, a newspaper reported Sunday. Since many details are under wraps, it hasn't been clear whether the settlement... Read more
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Bennington Banner
BP settlement may not resolve suits filed by 2 universitiesNEW ORLEANS (AP) — BP PLC's $18.7 billion settlement for its 2010 oil spill may
BP settlement may not resolve suits filed by 2 universities
Bennington Banner / Posted 18 days ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — BP PLC's $18.7 billion settlement for its 2010 oil spill may not end lawsuits filed by two public university systems against the oil giant, a newspaper reported Sunday. Since many details are under wraps, it hasn't been clear... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Louisiana's insurance market stronger 10 years after Katrina, Rita, report says“Through the efforts of so many in the public and private sectors and the resil
Louisiana's insurance market stronger 10 years after Katrina, Rita, report says
The Houma Courier / Posted 19 days ago
“Through the efforts of so many in the public and private sectors and the resiliency of our residents, Louisiana has weathered the challenges that were left in the wake of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita,” Louisiana Insurance Commission Jim Donelon said... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Louisiana's insurance market stronger 10 years after Katrina, Rita, report says"Our insurance market has come back stronger and more diverse 10 years later an
Louisiana's insurance market stronger 10 years after Katrina, Rita, report says
The Daily Comet / Posted 19 days ago
"Our insurance market has come back stronger and more diverse 10 years later and our consumers have more options, more competition and more reasons to expect a bright future," Donelon said at the State of Insurance Markets Ten Years Post-Hurricanes... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Commissioner touts insurance improvements"Our insurance market has come back stronger and more diverse 10 years later an
Commissioner touts insurance improvements
The Houma Courier / Posted 20 days ago
"Our insurance market has come back stronger and more diverse 10 years later and our consumers have more options, more competition and more reasons to expect a bright future," Donelon said at the State of Insurance Markets Ten Years Post-Hurricanes... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Commissioner touts insurance improvements"Our insurance market has come back stronger and more diverse 10 years later an
Commissioner touts insurance improvements
The Daily Comet / Posted 20 days ago
"Our insurance market has come back stronger and more diverse 10 years later and our consumers have more options, more competition and more reasons to expect a bright future," Donelon said at the State of Insurance Markets Ten Years Post-Hurricanes... Read more
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The Advocate
Removing New Orleans' Confederate monuments doesn’t mean rewrite of historyI’d never given much thought to Robert E. Lee or Jefferson Davis, let alone P.G
Removing New Orleans' Confederate monuments doesn’t mean rewrite of history
The Advocate / Posted 20 days ago
I’d never given much thought to Robert E. Lee or Jefferson Davis, let alone P.G.T. Beauregard or the White League instigators of the Battle of Liberty Place, until recently. Maybe that comes with not being a native Southerner, or maybe it’s just that... Read more
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Georgia Public Broadcasting
Katrina's Emotional Legacy Includes Pain, Grief And ResilienceWhen hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans in 2005 most residents evacuated safely.
Katrina's Emotional Legacy Includes Pain, Grief And Resilience
Georgia Public Broadcasting / Posted 20 days ago
When hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans in 2005 most residents evacuated safely. But thousands lost homes, careers, and the lives they had known. Since then, many seem to have recovered emotionally from the trauma. But some have not. A recent poll... Read more
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Alaska Public
NPR Story | Alaska Public MediaKatrina's Emotional Legacy Includes Pain, Grief And Resilience When hurricane
NPR Story | Alaska Public Media
Alaska Public / Posted 20 days ago
Katrina's Emotional Legacy Includes Pain, Grief And Resilience When hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans in 2005 most residents evacuated safely. But thousands lost homes, careers, and the lives they had known. Since then, many seem to have recovered... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Katrina's Emotional Legacy Includes Pain, Grief And ResilienceWhen hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans in 2005 most residents evacuated safely.
Katrina's Emotional Legacy Includes Pain, Grief And Resilience
KPBS San Diego / Posted 20 days ago
When hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans in 2005 most residents evacuated safely. But thousands lost homes, careers, and the lives they had known. Since then, many seem to have recovered emotionally from the trauma. But some have not. A recent poll... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Terrebonne project among Gulf oil spill funding prioritiesfrom the Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council. It will take an estimated fi
Terrebonne project among Gulf oil spill funding priorities
The Houma Courier / Posted 21 days ago
from the Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council. It will take an estimated five years to finish. The project, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Agriculture and Natural Resources Conservation Services on behalf of the Chitimacha Tribe of... Read more
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The Advocate
Baton Rouge legislator challenged on Legislature’s budget solutionsFreshman state Rep. Darrell Ourso took it on the chin from challengers — angere
Baton Rouge legislator challenged on Legislature’s budget solutions
The Advocate / Posted 22 days ago
Freshman state Rep. Darrell Ourso took it on the chin from challengers — angered by the increased tax load approved during recent legislative session — at a forum Tuesday before Baton Rouge Republicans. Three challengers — all Republicans — are... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Costs aren't rising much at NichollsBut this year brought a welcome reprieve. Nicholls State's tuition and fees ar
Costs aren't rising much at Nicholls
The Houma Courier / Posted 23 days ago
But this year brought a welcome reprieve. Nicholls State's tuition and fees are up slightly, but the rise was the lowest in the entire University of Louisiana System — which also includes Louisiana Tech, the University of New Orleans, Southeastern... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Costs aren't rising much at NichollsBut this year brought a welcome reprieve. Nicholls State's tuition and fees ar
Costs aren't rising much at Nicholls
The Daily Comet / Posted 23 days ago
But this year brought a welcome reprieve. Nicholls State's tuition and fees are up slightly, but the rise was the lowest in the entire University of Louisiana System — which also includes Louisiana Tech, the University of New Orleans, Southeastern... Read more
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The Advocate
Remembering Avondale: Giant shipyard once the largest employer in the stateAvondale Shipyard has grown quiet in recent years. Once the largest employer i
Remembering Avondale: Giant shipyard once the largest employer in the state
The Advocate / Posted 23 days ago
Avondale Shipyard has grown quiet in recent years. Once the largest employer in Louisiana with 26,000 jobs, after its sale to Northrop Grumman in 2001, the number of employees dwindled to 200 engineers. Shipbuilding operations were eventually moved... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
Bouquets & BrickbatsRoy Glapionwas named recipient of the 2015 Homer L. Hitt Distinguished Alumni A
Bouquets & Brickbats
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 24 days ago
Roy Glapionwas named recipient of the 2015 Homer L. Hitt Distinguished Alumni Award from the University of New Orleans International Alumni Association. Glapion is an engineer and president of The Beta Group engineering and construction firm. He'll... Read more
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The Advocate
Guest column: Why not a Confederate theme park?New Orleans is grappling with the tricky issue of what to do with statues of th
Guest column: Why not a Confederate theme park?
The Advocate / Posted 24 days ago
New Orleans is grappling with the tricky issue of what to do with statues of the prominent Confederate leaders (Robert E. Lee, Jefferson Davis, P.G.T. Beauregard) displayed prominently in public spaces. Is it appropriate to hang on to a public... Read more
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The Advocate
Removing Confederate monuments doesn’t mean a rewrite of historyAdvocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON--A diverse group of streetcar riders pas
Removing Confederate monuments doesn’t mean a rewrite of history
The Advocate / Posted 24 days ago
Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON--A diverse group of streetcar riders pass by Lee Circle in New Orleans, La. Thursday, July 9, 2015 where an 1884 monument to Confederate General Robert E. Lee was placed in what once was Tivoli Circle or Place... Read more
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