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Analysis: Which college swimming & diving program grossed the most in Louisiana

Tulane University of Louisiana tops the list of highest grossing women's college swimming and diving programs in Louisiana in 2016

BOSSIER CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: CHRISTUS Shreveport-Bossier Health System Announces New CEO

CHRISTUS Shreveport-Bossier Health System announced today that Dr. T. Dr. T. Steen Trawick will become CEO

By the Numbers: Louisiana State University ranks 69th best in the nation for its graduate fine arts program, study finds

Louisiana State University finished in a tie for 69th in a peer-assessment ranking of the best fine arts schools by U.S. News that examined 229 campuses around the nation in areas such as graphic design and painting.

By the Numbers: Louisiana is among 29 states that retain personal income tax exemptions

Twenty-nine states, including Louisiana, maintain personal income tax exemptions, even though the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act suspended such exemptions at the federal level, according to a Tax Foundation analysis.

BOSSIER CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Bossier Chamber and business community to welcome new Bossier Parish teachers

With more than 22,200 students attending Bossier Schools, the school district is one of the fastest growing districts in Louisiana in enrollment and performance.

EAST ST. TAMMANY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Chamber Public Policy meeting to be held July 12

Through Public Policy, the Chamber will strengthen our leadership in identifying issues, offering solutions and speaking up on behalf of our member businesses.

Bastrop ranks the poorest of Louisiana towns, study finds

Bastrop was ranked the poorest town in Louisiana in a 24/7 Wall St. analysis examining small communities with high poverty rates and financial hardships.

Louisiana ranks 35th highest for state tax collections per capita

Louisiana finished 35th in a Tax Foundation analysis of state and local tax collections per capita – ranked from highest to lowest.

EAST ST. TAMMANY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Steel Magnolias to be held July 19

30 th Anniversery of Steel Magnolias he action is set in Truvy’s beauty salon in Chinquapin, Louisiana, where all the ladies who are “anybody” come to have their hair done.

Drake Graves Pledges to Support Congressional Term Limits

Louisiana state house candidate Drake Graves (district 15) has committed support for term limits on Congress by signing the Term Limits Convention pledge.

Matt Parker Pledges to Support Congressional Term Limits

Louisiana state senate candidate Matt Parker (district 35) has committed support for term limits on Congress by signing the Term Limits Convention pledge.

Gov. Edwards' campaign ad criticizes Jindal-era budgets he supported, takes credit for programs he proposed to cut

Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards, well into his campaign for a second term, makes a number claims in his recent ad "Surplus" that don't stand up to fact checking.

Louisiana ranks 9th lowest for dependence on property taxes, study finds

Louisiana finished 42nd in a Tax Foundation ranking of states that rely the most on property taxes as a share of state and local taxes.

Destrehan ranks the richest of Louisiana towns, study finds

Destrehan was ranked the richest town in Louisiana in a 24/7 Wall St. analysis examining small, affluent communities where most households exceed the nation’s median annual household income.

EAST ST. TAMMANY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Post Wrap Up Luncheon to be held July 24

Join us for the Sharon Hewitt, Mary DuBuisson, and Kevin Pearon Post Wrap Up Legislative Luncheon at the Harbor Center!

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