The United States incarcerates a higher percentage of its adult population than any other nation. Presently, more than one in 100 Americans over the age of 18 are imprisoned. In Louisiana, the figure is one in 86.
Jonathan E. Martin, chairman and CEO of Martin Companies LLC, and Roy O. Martin III, president and CFO of Martin Companies LLC, have announced a $2 million gift commitment to support the renovation of Patrick F.
Southern University Chancellor Dr. James Llorens today accepted a $65,000 donation from ExxonMobil in Baton Rouge. The funds are a combination of donations from ExxonMobil employees and matching funds from the ExxonMobil Foundation.
The Denham Springs High School Chapter of SADD (Students Against Destruction Decisions) has been chosen the National Chapter of the Year, and its student leaders and school sponsors will be honored at organization’s national conference in
The American Society of Landscape Architects, or ASLA, recently announced the recipients of the society’s 2013 honors, which included a firm founded by an alumnus of LSU’s Robert Reich School of Landscape Architecture.
An agreement to stave off the doubling of interest rates on some student loans is unlikely before a July 1 deadline, despite a late push by a handful of lawmakers to reach a compromise, senators from both parties said Wednesday.
So, who wouldn’t want to be included in an alumni list that includes singer and guitarist John Mayer, co-creator of South Park Trey Parker and songwriter Jeff Bhasker who won the Best Rap Song award for “All of the Lights” by