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Updated Oct 6, 2015 at 9:22 AM

Lt. Col. Andrew Hartman, the hospital's deputy commander for administration, said the exercise is conducted to ensure those who work at BJACH understand the steps they should take in the event someone enters the hospital who seeks to do harm either to a worker or patient.

Posted Oct 5, 2015 at 5:00 PM

All child support clients are urged to immediately verify their current mailing address with the Louisiana Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS). Clients are also strongly encouraged to enroll in direct deposit — a more convenient,...

Updated Sep 27, 2015 at 7:50 AM

Voters throughout the state will decide the fate of four constitutional amendments to appear on the ballot Saturday, October 24. State Representative Mike Danahay (D-Sulphur) and State Senator Ronnie Johns (R-Sulphur) offer their input on those...

Updated Sep 25, 2015 at 12:25 PM

State Rep. Mike Danahay said he supports a sunset or expiration date on all exemptions. He said that Louisiana State University Economics Professor James Richardson, along with colleagues, has released the Louisiana Tax Study which examines the...

Posted Sep 17, 2015 at 8:00 PM

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton is heading to Baton Rouge next week for a campaign visit.

Updated Sep 14, 2015 at 7:16 PM

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The Federal Election Commission has rejected a complaint alleging that former U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu improperly used taxpayer money for campaign charter flights.

Updated Sep 12, 2015 at 8:39 AM

Six of 18 Marines injured in a rollover accident were listed in critical condition Friday, a day after the multi-ton truck carrying them flipped on a paved two-lane road at Camp Pendleton, killing a 21-year-old corporal from Louisiana, officials...

Posted Sep 11, 2015 at 12:00 PM

BATON ROUGE— Louisiana’s lawsuit climate is the second worst in the country at number 49 out of 50 according to a new national survey released today by the U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform (ILR). The 2015 Lawsuit...

Updated Sep 11, 2015 at 7:44 AM

Qualifying for the October 24 election ended on Thursday, September 10. Several state, regional, and parish offices are slated for the ballot.

Updated Sep 8, 2015 at 9:54 AM

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — All four major candidates for governor signed up for the Oct. 24 ballot in the opening hours of the three-day qualifying period.

Updated Sep 7, 2015 at 7:29 AM

BATON ROUGE (AP)- Whole Foods Market stated Sunday that it did not carry the brand of cucumbers recalled after nearly 300 people in 27 states became ill with salmonella.

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