Hoops and History: Tiger Basketball Talk with Coach Dale Brown and Rudy Macklin Feb. 1

BATON ROUGE – On Saturday, Feb. 1, at LSU’s Hill Memorial Library, local journalist and talk-show host Jim Engster will interview former LSU Men’s Basketball Head Coach Dale Brown, along with LSU basketball superstar Rudy Macklin. The event will take place from 2-3 p.m. in the lecture hall of Hill Memorial Library, located on the…

Business Employment Dynamics, 2nd Q 2013

From March 2013 to June 2013 gross job gains from opening and expanding private sector establishments were 7.1 million, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. Over this period, gross job losses from closing and contracting private sector establishments were 6.5 million, an increase of 191,000 from the previous quarter. Source: bls.gov

EBRP Schools Closed Friday, Jan. 23, 2014

There will be no classes held on Friday, January 24, 2014.  All administrative sites will be cloaed as well.  It is anticipated that classes will resume on Monday, January 27, 2014.  All athletic events are cancelled as well, this includes practices. via East Baton Rouge Parish School Board.

Snow Possible in EBR, Hard Freeze Watch

Tonight: Clear in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. South winds to 5 mph shifting to the east after midnight. Thursday: Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 50s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Thursday Night: Colder. Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers in the evening…then slight chance of snow showers after midnight. Lows…