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Laws to strengthen anti-tobacco will enhance student life at NSU
Northwestern State University will begin compliance with new state laws and join other colleges across Louisiana in becoming a tobacco free campus before the next academic year begins. That will en...
Mar 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Opposition mounting to plan to empower high school principals
A proposal approved by a Senate committee that would give highly-rated public school principals in Louisiana more power in the operation of their schools is sensible and should be adopted, but it f...
Mar 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Health law concerns for cancers centers that are off limits
WASHINGTON (AP) — Cancer patients relieved that they can get insurance coverage because of the new health care law may be disappointed to learn that some the nation’s best cancer hospitals are off-...
Mar 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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School board member speaks out about issues
While just about everyone in Natchitoches knows that there are some serious problems with our district’s school system, it is next to impossible to find out any specific details about the scope and...
Mar 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Angelle still feeling out statewide races
Friends of Public Service Commissioner Scott Angelle say the Breaux Bridge Republican is continuing to consider a potential run for governor, with an eye to lieutenant governor as a possible back-u...
Mar 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Proposals reflect Legislature’s frustration with lack of progress
A proposed constitutional amendment in the current legislative session that would make the state superintendent of education an elected rather than an appointed position is not likely to gain much ...
Mar 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Increase in facilities pushes State to higher ranking
The most impressive indication of business growth in Louisiana is the recent study for Site Selection magazine ranking the state third in the nation in new and expanded corporate facilities on a pe...
Mar 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Landrieu’s enemies may save her yet
The polls continue their dreary downbeat for Sen. Mary Landrieu. A survey by Voter / Consumer Research done for the state medical society and the pharmaceutical industry last month shows her popula...
Mar 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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State making little progress in curbing obesity rate
Louisiana’s obesity rate has been one of the highest in the nation for years, and a new Gallup survey shows that the state is not making much progress in addressing that problem. The study conclude...
Mar 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mrs. Southerland’s passion made this a better place to live
The preservation and restoration of historic sites and structures is at the very heart of this community’s popularity and prominence. Mrs. Maxine Southerland, who died here last week at the age of ...
Mar 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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