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Judge approved Scotlandville sewer buyouts; meeting planned

Dozens of University Place residents will get to meet the real estate agents hired by the city-parish to assist them in moving away from the North Wastewater Treatment Plant.

Paula Deen loses two major deals

Reeling from the fallout of Paula Deen's recent racial slur admission, two major companies have severed their relationship with the once high-flying chef.

Governor Jindal signs legislation to support ports and attract new companies to Louisiana

Governor Bobby Jindal signed legislation that supports Louisiana’s ports by expanding a tax cargo credit for certain port projects.

Port Allen faces new fiscal year with old budget, problems

Port Allen city officials are preparing to go into the new fiscal year starting on July 1 without a new budget.

50th annual Miss Louisiana Pageant week underway

The Miss Louisiana Scholarship Organization has kicked off the 50th annual Miss Louisiana pageant in Monroe.

A picture’s worth a thousand words…and possible jail time

Love can make even the most mature person do crazy things. Unfortunately, technology has created a growing problem among teens and young adults that can have very serious consequences.

Local couple sees big future for gay rights after Supreme Court ruling

After two decades together, one Baton Rouge couple IS thrilled with the Supreme Court decisions that were made Wednesday.

You have the right to remain silent…especially on Facebook

As social media sites continue to grow in popularity, so do the frequency and number of posts from its users. However, have you ever considered who’s reading your page?

Recovery School District launches new website

The Recovery School District has announced a complete redesign of its website. The new URL is www.rsd.la.gov. You can visit that site here.

Prairieville ranks #2 in 'Top Booming Suburbs' in Best Places to Live survey

Prairieville is ranked as one of the top suburbs in America, according to a survey released by Coldwell Banker Real Estate.