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House speaker opens door to tuition change
Legislation granting university boards more control over tuition didn’t make it through this year’s regular session, but House Speaker Chuck Kleckley, R-Lake Charles, said he’s willing to give it a...
Nov 16, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Health care divides candidates in 5th District
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Health care has become the sharp dividing line between the two Republicans vying in Saturday's election to be Louisiana's newest congressman. Vance McAllister and Neil Riser...
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NSU Graduation Rate Success shows emphasis on academics
This year’s Graduation Success Rate report from the NCAA reflects the continued and important achievements of Northwestern State University’s athletic program in providing opportunities for student...
Nov 14, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Smokers contributing to state’s bad showing on premature births
Louisiana’s inordinately high rate of premature births puts the lives and health of thousands of babies at risk and costs taxpayers millions of dollars. The state must expand its efforts to address...
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Republicans Differ, Democrats Decide
Outside of political junkies, who gets elected to Congress on Saturday matters little to the fifth-sixths of Louisiana residents who live outside of the 5th Congressional District. The same goes fo...
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La. Government Officials
Gov. “Bobby” Jindal P.O. Box 94004 Baton Rouge, LA 70804 (225) 342-7015 Lt. Gov. Jay Dardenne Office of the Lieutenant Governor Capitol Annex Building 1051 North Third Street Baton Rouge, LA 70802 ...
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Letters to the Editor
Dear Editor: November is National Epilepsy Awareness Month. Across the country epilepsy associated organizations and supporters are hosting activities to raise awareness about the disorder. Everyon...
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Letters to the Editor
Dear Editor: My husband and I took our grandkids to NSU game on Saturday. I was amazed to see that when the Star Spangle Banner was sung that neither one of our grandkids new what the song was. The...
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State must find ways to improve poor showing on lists
Louisiana continually lands at the bottom of good lists and the top of bad ones, but some of those ratings sting worse than others. A new survey ranking Louisiana as the worst state in which to ret...
Nov 09, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Obamacare turns tricky for Sen. Landrieu
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Mary Landrieu needs some good news from the federal health care law — and soon — or an issue that's already tricky for the Democratic U.S. senator's 2014 re-election bid thr...
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