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  • Terrebonne law enforcement agencies get new vest

    July 18, 2014 8:11 AM

    HOUMA, La. (AP) - Maritime technology firm Beier Radio has donated seven bulletproof vests to Terrebonne Parish law enforcement agencies/ Keith Gallicio, president of the Houma chapter of the Fraternal Order of Police, tells The Courier his group contacted the company at the right time. One of the fraternity's promoters... more »
  • Multiple Agencies Respond to Structure Fire in Baldwin

    June 14, 2014 4:40 PM

    Shortly after 1:30 p.m., June 14, there were reports of a fully engulfed structure fire in Baldwin. The structure, identified as a mobile home, was located in Brown's Trailer Park on Orphans Home Street. There are indications of heavy visible smoke and flames. There are no injuries to report.... more »
  • Agencies Join Together to Help Flood Victims Recover

    March 29, 2012 11:56 PM

    The recovery effort is far from over for victims of recent flooding in Acadiana. With over 1,200 homes affected, it could take months until families get their lives back on track. So to help in the flood recovery, the United Way of Acadiana has formed the Long Term Recovery Coalition... more »
  • Mental hospital move: other agencies feel adrift

    February 20, 2012 9:42 AM

    PINEVILLE, La. (AP) - People who run nonprofit agencies on the grounds of a state mental hospital are wondering what will happen to them, since Central Louisiana State Hospital is moving to smaller campus in Pineville. Pathways Community Behavioral Health Services and the Cenla Chemical Dependency Council are two of... more »
  • Louisiana agencies to focus on roads over holidays

    December 21, 2010 9:46 AM

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - State officials say one of the largest holiday season enforcement waves ever in Louisiana involving 87 agencies will be conducted over the coming days. The Louisiana Highway Safety Commission has contracted with the agencies, which will work additional hours dedicated to focusing on drunken drivers... more »
  • Federal Agencies Probing Foreclosure Problems

    October 19, 2010 11:20 AM

    WASHINGTON (AP) - The White House says federal agencies are investigating allegations of widespread errors in foreclosure documents. White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs says in a statement that an interagency task force on financial fraud has launched an investigation into the foreclosure process. He also says the Federal Housing... more »
  • Report of Agencies to Repay Loan Money From Katrina

    August 19, 2010 4:02 PM

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - About 61 percent of the $822 million in federal funds borrowed by storm-wrecked communities after hurricanes Katrina and Rita won't have to be repaid. But that leaves more than $296 million owed to the federal government. Financially struggling sheriffs, school boards, parish councils and other... more »
  • Jindal Proposes Cutting $60 Million From State Agencies & Public Colleges

    April 16, 2010 12:35 PM

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Gov. Bobby Jindal proposes cutting about $60 million from state agencies and public colleges and tapping into an array of one-time funds to close a $319 million budget deficit. The $29 billion budget must be rebalanced before the fiscal year ends June 30. Jindal unveiled... more »
  • Agencies That Inspect Levees Not Liable

    April 6, 2010 3:31 PM

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - State and local agencies that inspect and certify levees built by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers wouldn't be legally liable for any damage caused by faulty design or construction, under a bill approved Tuesday by a House committee. The measure (House Bill 491) by... more »

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