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LSU Enrollment Holding Steady

BATON ROUGE – At a time when some four-year universities are experiencing a decrease in overall enrollment, LSU has been able to hold steady, according to the LSU Office of Budget and Planning’s 2009 enrollment report.

Rape Charges Against Ex-Cop

EDGARD, La. (AP) - Sheriff Wayne Jones says a former St.

Grambling Enrollment Down

GRAMBLING, La. (AP) - Enrollment at Grambling State University is down nearly 5 percent from fall 2008. Grambling has 4,492 undergrads compared to 5,523 last fall.

Police Catch Alleged Generator Thief

Zachary Police say, they've arrested the man responsible for stealing several generators in town. According to police, thieves stole five generators - four from one house. The thefts came on hte heels of several other break-ins in Zachary.

Shorter Work Week Possible in Walker

WALKER, La. (AP) - The Walker Town Council is scheduled to take up a proposed ordinance at its Oct.

Ochsner Health System Announces Prairieville Expansion

BATON ROUGE, LA – On September 16 at 10:30am, Ochsner Health System will announce that construction has begun on a $2.5 million, 10,200 square foot health center in Prairieville designed to bring healthcare closer to families in the state’s fastest g