Louisiana vs Houston Independence Bowl Prediction 12/23/22

The Independence Bowl is scheduled for Friday afternoon when the Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns (6-6) play the Houston Cougars (7-5). Louisiana celebrates its 10th birthdayth bowl game and are looking for their fourth straight win. Houston celebrates its 30th birthdayth Look and will try to improve on their 12-16-1 record. Below is my college football pick … Read more

Ochsner Medical Center receives a “High Performing” rating for maternity care from US News & World Report

Ochsner Medical Center – New Orleans, including Ochsner Medical Center – West Bank Campus and Ochsner Baptist, is the top-rated maternity hospital in Louisiana, according to ratings of the best hospital for Maternity Hospital Reviews and Consumer Advice. Ochsner Medical Center (OMC) received a “High Performing in Maternity Care (Uncomplicated Pregnancy)” rating – the highest … Read more

How I found out in the 70’s that my family was in a movie

As I walk through the double doors into the Spring Theater in Springhill, Louisiana, I am greeted by memories of my family. I can see Sherry Boucher hugging long-lost friends who made the journey to see themselves on the big screen. 44 years ago, on 21. Shot in Springhill, Louisiana, the film featured not only … Read more

Louisiana AG is creating an online portal to report books

MONROE, La. (KNOE) – Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry has created a new online portal for concerned community members to report books. The portal encourages people to share their experiences with librarians, teachers, school board members, district leaders and library managers. According to Louisiana Association of School Librarians President Amanda Jones, every library already has … Read more

Walk-On unveils latest prototype in central Louisiana

The award-winning brand announces plans to launch a sleek design in 2023 with DMBC’s new location in Baton Rouge Baton Rouge, LA (Restaurantnews.com) Walk-On’s Sports Bistreaux continues its winning streak with an exciting franchise development, and a new, modern design will debut in Central, Louisiana. The award-winning brand today announced the unveiling of a new … Read more

LCU mourns the loss of Professor Tim Roper

PINEVILLE, La. – It is with great sadness that Louisiana Christian University announces the death of longtime faculty member Tim Roper, who died Monday, December 5, following a prolonged illness following surgery a year ago. Roper was an art professor at LCU for 18 years, teaching painting and drawing, graphic and web design. He has … Read more

New law leads to more than 600 pre-adoption birth certificate applications

Since new legislation went into effect in August, the Louisiana Vital Records Registry has processed more than 500 original birth certificate applications from adults who were adopted as children. Access to these official documents allows them to learn the identities of their biological parents – information that was previously withheld unless the adoptees were willing … Read more

Louisiana CU expands subordinated debt, reflecting national trend

Source: Adobe Stock. Subordinated debt has mushroomed this year among credit unions under new NCUA rules that expanded eligibility, including at the EFCU Financial Credit Union in Baton Rouge, La. EFCU Financial announced Tuesday that it closed a $5 million subordinated debt loan on Nov. 30 from National Cooperative Bank, an Arlington, Virginia-based financial institution … Read more

F-16 falsely intercepted civilian plane before crashing in Louisiana, new report says

An F-16 Fighting Falcon pilot intercepted a civilian aircraft before losing control of his fighter jet after flipping the wrong switch and crashing in rural Louisiana last spring, according to a new report from the Air’s Aircraft Accident Investigation Board Force revealed. Alexander Drummond, an Oklahoma Air National Guard captain piloting the F-16, was able … Read more