The collaborative initiative was created to expand the university's programs and enrollment. Waste management will introduce a new Thermal Desorption Unit as an environmentally friendly materials handling option at its Chemical Waste Management facility in Carlyss.
2016 was a rough year for rice producers throughout the country and the state, and especially here in Southwest Louisiana, with major flooding crippling farms. "We've had depressed prices. Add to that the flood we had in 2016. So the last couple of years have been a challenge and a struggle for our rice producers," said Kurt Guidry, an economist with the LSU AgCenter.
Starting Saturday evening, the Calcasieu River will be closed to boat traffic north of the Saltwater Barrier, up to the Parish line, said Dick Gremillion, Director of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness for Calcasieu Parish. The Calcasieu Police Jury is closing the river - flooded after recent storms in Southwest Louisiana - after receiving numerous complaints from property owners worried that passing boats could
What do you get when you combine a nice leisurely day out on the golf course with ultimate frisbee? You get Disc Golf. 17 year old professional disc golfer Logan Weiss has been playing Disc Golf for 11
A popular sneaker is being recalled after a defect is discovered that could cause serious injury. Nike USA Incorporated is recalling close to 425-thousand pairs of its "Jordan Trunner," cross-training shoes.