$5.2 million investment at Central Louisiana Technical Community College’s Ferriday campus

FERRIDAY – Today, Governor Bobby Jindal marked the opening of a new student service facility at Central Louisiana Technical Community College’s Ferriday campus. The Jindal Administrated supported a $5.2 million investment to build the new facility. The new facility is made up of nearly 40,000 square feet of instructional and student service areas. The facility also…

One hour of critical thought, Nov. 2

BATON ROUGE – The LSU School of Education Lunchtime Roundtable Lecture Series will host “Utilizing World Cup Success to Facilitate Development: The Case of Ghana Football Association (GFA)” on Friday, Nov. 2, from noon until 1 p.m. in 310 Peabody Hall.   “Utilizing World Cup Success to Facilitate Development” will be presented by Kwame Agyemang,…

Update on West Nile Virus: 17 New Cases, One Death

West Nile Virus: 17 New Cases, One Death

Baton Rouge:  State health officials today confirmed 17 new West Nile cases and one death from the virus, urging Louisiana residents to continue to Fight the Bite. The State is experiencing its most active year for West Nile since 2002, which was the major outbreak year of the virus in Louisiana. So far, there have been…

WASHINGTON, Oct. 28, 2012 – Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta has appointed “dual status” commanders – those authorized to command both federal and state National Guard forces – in preparation for Hurricane Sandy.

Panetta Appoints Commanders for Hurricane Relief

American Forces Press Service WASHINGTON, Oct. 28, 2012 – Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta has appointed “dual status” commanders – those authorized to command both federal and state National Guard forces – in preparation for Hurricane Sandy. As federal and state officials prepare for Sandy to make landfall between the Delaware and New York coasts…