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ENTERGY CORPORATION: Entergy Partners with Louisiana Association of United Ways to Sponsor ALICE Report

48 percent of Louisiana households struggle to afford basic needs, according to new research found in the ALICE report.

Analysis: Louisiana posted 37th highest sales tax burden per person in 2018

Among the 45 states that levy sales taxes, Louisiana ranked No. 37 for its per-capita sales tax collections, according to a Tax Foundation analysis of 2018 tax numbers.

Analysis: Louisiana State athletes No. 1 in state for economic impact

Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College sports programs brought in $315,988 per athlete in revenue in 2016, meaning its athletes on average generated the most sports revenue of any school in Louisiana that year, according to a Louisiana Business Daily analysis of U.S. Department of Education data.

STATE OF LOUISIANA: CPRA Marsh Creation Project Benefits Over 1,100 Acres Terrebonne Parish

Gov. John Bel Edwards announced that the Louisiana Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority (CPRA) has completed a $36 million marsh creation project benefitting 1,158 acres in south central Terrebonne Parish at Lost Lake

WEST CALCASIEU CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Announcement-Open House with Ribbon Cutting

Fresenius Kidney Care Calcasieu Parish Dialysis Open House from 12:30pm-2:30pm with a Ribbon Cutting at 1:15pm.

State institution: These 2-year Louisiana schools attract the fewest in-state students

Pat Goins Benton Road Beauty School, Aveda Institute-Covington and Crescent City Bartending School enrolled the fewest in-state students of all two-year Louisiana schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017 data.

Louisiana posted 15th highest corporate income tax in 2018

Among the District of Columbia and the 44 states that levy corporate income taxes, Louisiana ranked No. 15 for the top tax rate on business revenues, according to a Tax Foundation analysis of 2018 tax numbers.

Analysis: Louisiana posted 22nd highest individual income tax rate in 2018

Louisiana ranked No. 22 for its top individual income tax rate, according to a Tax Foundation analysis of 2018 tax numbers that tracked the District of Columbia and the 43 states that levy such taxes.

Analysis: Maine posted 12th highest individual income tax rate in 2018

Maine ranked No. 12 for its top individual income tax rate, according to a Tax Foundation analysis of 2018 tax numbers that tracked the District of Columbia and the 43 states that levy such taxes.

Louisiana building permits: October 2018

Louisiana issued 1,285 building permits for privately owned housing during October, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

RUSTON-LINCOLN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Spotlight on Beau Vines Steakhouse @ The Revelry

Beau Vines Steakhouse offers a fine dining interpretation of the classic American steakhouse with hints of Creole influence throughout the menu.

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