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Louisiana finishes in the bottom 10 on best state ranking

Louisiana was ranked the 50th best state in the nation, based on criteria such as health care, public education and economic growth, according to a new analysis by U.S. News.

Louisiana ranks 7th highest for its share of structurally deficient bridges

Louisiana finished seventh among the 50 states, Puerto Rico and Washington, D.C., in a new analysis examining which states have the highest percentage of bridges in poor condition.

BOSSIER CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Youth Football Clinic Hits the Field This Weekend

For the ninth consecutive year, the Walk-On’s Independence Bowl Youth Football Clinic will hit the turf at Independence Stadium this Saturday, June 8.

U.S. Term Limits Praises William Wallis for Signing Pledge

Louisiana state house candidate, William Wallis (district 78)committed support for term limits on Congress by signing the term limits convention pledge.

U.S. Term Limits Praises James Harper for Signing Pledge

Louisiana state house candidate, James Harper (district 1)committed support for term limits on Congress by signing the term limits convention pledge.

Strong Support for Term Limits In Louisiana District 89 State House Race

Louisiana state house candidate Pat Phillips, has committed support for term limits on Congress by signing the Term Limits Convention pledge. Previously, two other candidates in the race, Richard Nelson and David Ellis also committed their support for term limits.

U.S. Term Limits Praises Michael Fesi for Signing Pledge

Louisiana state senate candidate, Michael “Big Mike” Fesi (district 20) committed support for term limits on Congress by signing the term limits convention pledge.

Louisiana State University-Baton Rouge ranks 37th for library studies, study finds

Louisiana State University-Baton Rouge finished in a tie for 37th in a ranking of best library and information studies programs by U.S. News that examined 51 campuses around the nation.

U.S. Term Limits Praises Jonathan Goudeau for Signing Pledge

Louisiana state house candidate, Jonathan Goudeau (district 31)committed support for term limits on Congress by signing the term limits convention pledge.

Walmart rated top employer in Louisiana, study finds

Walmart employs 34,830 workers in Louisiana, making it the largest employer in the state, according to a recent analysis by the website 24/7 Wall St.

BOSSIER CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Youth Football Clinic Hits the Field

For the ninth consecutive year, the Walk-On’s Independence Bowl Youth Football Clinic

EDITORIAL: IMO 2020, a Key Part of America’s Energy Dominance

The International Maritime Organization’s standards to cap sulfur emissions in shipping fuels will take effect in a matter of months. These “IMO 2020” standards represent good policy that protects the environment while simultaneously strengthening U.S. jobs, promoting economic growth and enhancing America’s global energy dominance.

Tulane University ranks 52nd best in the nation for law schools, study finds

Tulane University finished in a tie for 52nd in a ranking of best law schools by U.S. News that examined 192 campuses around the nation.

Analysis: Ascension Parish has fastest growing local economy in Louisiana

Ascension Parish was ranked the top-performing local economy in Louisiana in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of counties’ gross domestic product growth from 2012 to 2015.

BOSSIER CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Let's Talk About: Compete La to be held June 18

Join us as Dr. Jim Henderson, President of the University of Louisiana System, discusses the importance of providing internship opportunities

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