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Dollar’s value in Louisiana ranks 10th highest among the 50 states, study finds

Louisiana finished in a tie for 10th in a ranking by the website 24/7 Wall St. of relative purchasing power within each state.

EAST ST. TAMMANY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: SBDC Small Emerging Business Development Roundtables to be held August 8

This series is designed to provide participants with an opportunity to work with other small businesses to improve leadership skills, reinforce decision¬-making abilities and learn key strategies to grow their business and ensure successful sustainability and longevity.

Louisiana ranks 39th for rental car tax rates, study finds

Louisiana finished in a tie for 39th in a Tax Foundation analysis of effective car rental excise taxes – ranked from highest to lowest.

Graduates earn 1,047 degrees from Southern University and A & M College

About 23.1 percent of the 1,047 degrees and certificates handed out by Southern University and A & M College in 2017-18 were to students in health professions and related programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Graduates earn 497 degrees, certificates from Xavier University of Louisiana

About 38.8 percent of the 497 degrees and certificates handed out by Xavier University of Louisiana in 2017-18 were to students in health professions and related programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Graduates earn 133 degrees, certificates from Fortis College-Baton Rouge

About 75.2 percent of the 133 degrees and certificates handed out by Fortis College-Baton Rouge in 2017-18 were to students in health professions and related programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Graduates earn 135 degrees from Centenary College of Louisiana

About 20 percent of the 135 degrees and certificates handed out by Centenary College of Louisiana in 2017-18 were to students in education programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Graduates earn 1,850 degrees, certificates from Northwestern State University of Louisiana

About 24.6 percent of the 1,850 degrees and certificates handed out by Northwestern State University of Louisiana in 2017-18 were to students in health professions and related programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Graduates earn 135 degrees, certificates from McCann School of Business & Technology

About 65.2 percent of the 135 degrees and certificates handed out by McCann School of Business & Technology in 2017-18 were to students in health professions and related programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Graduates earn 315 degrees, certificates from Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University

About 97.5 percent of the 315 degrees and certificates handed out by Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University in 2017-18 were to students in health professions and related programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

The Bank of Commerce in White Castle last evaluated by feds in 2016

The Bank of Commerce in White Castle, Louisiana received its last CRA evaluation from federal regulators on Oct. 1, 2016.

Graduates earn 133 degrees from Herzing University-Kenner

About 49.6 percent of the 133 degrees and certificates handed out by Herzing University-Kenner in 2017-18 were to students in health professions and related programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Graduates earn 1,072 degrees, certificates from Fletcher Technical Community College

About 24.4 percent of the 1,072 degrees and certificates handed out by Fletcher Technical Community College in 2017-18 were to students in liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Graduates earn 1,216 degrees, certificates from Northshore Technical Community College

About 28.8 percent of the 1,216 degrees and certificates handed out by Northshore Technical Community College in 2017-18 were to students in health professions and related programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Donovan Fremin Signs Term Limits on Congress Pledge

Louisiana state house candidate Donovan Fremin (district 55) has committed support for term limits on Congress by signing the Term Limits Convention pledge.

Graduates earn 1,909 degrees, certificates from Louisiana Delta Community College

About 41.7 percent of the 1,909 degrees and certificates handed out by Louisiana Delta Community College in 2017-18 were to students in precision production programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Graduates earn 4,028 degrees, certificates from Tulane University of Louisiana

About 25.4 percent of the 4,028 degrees and certificates handed out by Tulane University of Louisiana in 2017-18 were to students in business, management, marketing, and related support services programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Graduates earn 1,116 degrees, certificates from Bossier Parish Community College

About 26 percent of the 1,116 degrees and certificates handed out by Bossier Parish Community College in 2017-18 were to students in health professions and related programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Graduates earn 220 degrees from Dillard University

About 28.6 percent of the 220 degrees and certificates handed out by Dillard University in 2017-18 were to students in health professions and related programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

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