NOLA Catholic Church Releases List Of Alleged Abusive Priests
The New Orleans Archdiocese has released the names of 57 priests dating back to 1917 who had credible allegations of child sexual abuse against them while in the ministry.
Diocese: Pastor involved in ‘improper behavior with minors’ (UPDATED)
A Catholic diocese in Louisiana has suspended a pastor accused of "improper behavior with minors" and referred his case to law enforcement.
85,000 Louisianans Getting Checks From Treasury Before Years End
The checks will be up to $1,500.
Sen. Fred Mills Gives Clarity On Medical Marijuana Delay
Medical Marijuana in Louisiana has been pushed back from the distributors hoped-for launch date of late this year, to early next year as the grower, GB Sciences, its partner, LSU, and the Ag Department iron out the last regulatory details.
Gov. Edwards Heads To Israel For Weeklong Trip
Governor John Bel Edwards is embarking on a week-long economic development mission to Israel today, taking with him a 24-person delegation.
Senator Danny Martiny To Bring Back Sports Betting Bill Next Year
Kenner Senator Danny Martiny told Senate Judiciary B Committee that he plans to bring back a bill next legislative session to legalize sports betting.
Governor Edwards: Sunshine Bridge to reopen in January 2019
After touring the damaged Sunshine Bridge in St. James Parish, Governor John Bel Edwards announced plans for it to re-open in January 2019.
LSU President Defends Holistic Approach At LSU
LSU President F. King Alexander is defending the university’s decision to use a holistic admission standards, in the wake of reports that 7.5 percent of the freshman class did not meet traditional GPA or ACT requirements.
Louisiana Sends Search And Rescue Teams To Florida
About 90 first responders from Louisiana have been deployed to Florida to assist with search and rescue operations that will likely occur along the panhandle as a result of Hurricane Michael.
Petition: Rename Lee Circle, Brees Circle
A petition is circulating that calls for Lee Circle in New Orleans to be renamed Brees Circle in honor of the Black and Gold’s most beloved athlete.
Monroe Teen Becomes Youngest Person To Fly Solo Around The World
18-year-old Mason Andrews of Monroe is now the youngest person to fly solo around the globe in an airplane.
Louisiana Gets Low Ranking For Teaching Conditions
The personal finance website WalletHub has released its report on the Best and Worst States for Teachers and Louisiana ranks as the 4th worst place to teach after analyzing 22 key metrics, including income growth potential and teacher safety.