Tough news for Southern University. Budget cuts are forcing the school to slash two programs: the master's program in mass communications and the doctor of philosophy program in physical education are being removed.
A local man will represent Baton Rouge in an internationally-acclaimed art festival.
Cetin Atec was selected to bring his sculptures to the international Sculpture Objects & Functional Arts competition in Chicago next week.
The Assumption Parish Police Jury said a tremor was reported at the site of the sinkhole in Bayou Corne.
The tremor occurred just after 9:00 p.m. on Wednesday night.
The tremor was large enough for waves to be seen.