Latest News

State institution: These 4-year U.S. schools attract the most in-state students

Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University, Herzing University-Kenner and University of Holy Cross enrolled the most in-state students of all four-year schools in the U.S., according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017 data.

ST. LANDRY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Opelousas Farmers' Market to be held Nov. 8

Event Description: The Opelousas Farmer's Market is open throughout the year every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday.

XAVIER UNIVERSITY OF LOUISIANA: Ideals of Black Masculinity

#XULA is proud to host the exhibition ICONS: Ideals of Black Masculinity, featuring works from the collection of award-winning actress and artist CCH Pounder.

ASCENSION CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Help A Hero

Sport Clips is offering Free Haircuts for Veterans on Veterans Day - Sunday, November 11.

Lowe's closing East New Orleans Store

Lowe’s issued a press release this week announcing the closure of 20 under-performing stores across the U.S., including Lowe’s of East New Orleans, LA (Store #2690) at 5770 Read Blvd. by early February 2019.

State institution: These 4-year Louisiana schools attract the fewest in-state students

Tulane University of Louisiana, Loyola University New Orleans and Saint Joseph Seminary College enrolled the fewest in-state students of all four-year Louisiana schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017 data.

BATON ROUGE AREA CHAMBER: BRAC Releases Initial Regional Analysis of 2017-2018 School Performance Scores

SIn response to the Louisiana Department of Education announcing 2017-2018 school performance scores, BRAC today released an analysis on performance of the 13 school districts within the nine-parish Capital Region.

BOSSIER CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Education & Innovation Luncheon to be held November 13

This year's event will focus on cultivating generation cyber with the students in our region.

ENTERGY CORPORATION: Entergy Mississippi, Recurrent Energy Partner on Sunflower Solar Site

The sunlight that fuels cotton, corn and soybean growth in the Mississippi Delta will soon fuel a 100-megawatt solar energy farm.

GRAMBLING STATE UNIVERSITY: Grambling's Gallot named HBCU's Best Leader, university wins 5 awards

Grambling State University set a new record winning top honors in five categories at the 2018 HBCUGrow LEAD Awards – including recognition for President Rick Gallot in the best leadership category for the second consecutive year.

GREATER HAMMOND CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: 2018 Small Business Express - Boogieland Music

One week till the Greater Hammond Chamber's 2018 Small Business Express kicks off on Small Business Saturday!

GREATER IBERIA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Very Berry Christmas Quest to be held December 8

The Very Berry Christmas Quest is a parish-wide activity that the entire family can enjoy.

GREATER SHREVEPORT CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Chamber Day at Twisted Root to be held November 21

Greater Shreveport Chamber of Commerce issued the following announcement on.Don't want to cook before Turkey Day?

JEFFERSON CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Prosper Jefferson: Healthy Business Initiatives to be held November 28

In 2018, establishing a wellness plan into your company’s core values can have a long-lasting impact on employee retention and business growth.

These 4-year schools have the top 'on time' graduation rates in Louisiana

Tulane University of Louisiana, Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College and Remington College-Shreveport Campus have the best 'on time' graduation rates among four-year schools in Louisiana, according to a Higher Education Tribune

These 4-year schools have the worst 'on time' graduation rates in Louisiana

University of Phoenix-Louisiana, Southern University at New Orleans and Herzing University-Kenner have the lowest 'on time' graduation rates among four-year schools in Louisiana, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

MCNEESE STATE UNIVERSITY: McNeese Foundation Donates to McNeese First Choice Campaign

The McNeese State University Foundation has donated $25,000 to support the First Choice Campaign at McNeese.

Metro Business Network