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Is new technology effecting the publishing industry?

In a struggle between new technology versus tradition, the publishing industry could be in real trouble.  Three years ago Amazon reported selling 180 e-books for every 100 hard cover books, and it has been rapidly accelerating.

‘Cry Out And Shout’: Louisiana high school choir performs at Vatican mass

Festival singers from Baton Rouge Magnet High School sang for the pope in his final public mass earlier this morning.

Louisiana youth can register now for 2012 Hunter of The Year awards

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) and the Louisiana Outdoor Writers Association (LOWA) are encouraging hunters 15 years of age or younger to enter the 2012 Youth Hunter of the Year competition.

More land slides into Bayou Corne sinkhole, 9 acres lost

Assumption Parish officials say more land has been swallowed up by the sinkhole in Bayou Corne. The latest piece slid in on Tuesday, Feb. 12.

FOX 15 CRAWFISH WINNER 2/12

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FOX 15 CRAWFISH WINNER 2/11

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$24 million grant awarded for Louisiana highway repair

U.S. Sen. David Vitter announced today that the U.S. Department of Transportation has awarded a $24,124,570 grant to the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development to repair federal-aid highways affected by Hurricane Isaac.

Louisiana ranked lowest in the nation for women’s pay

Louisiana ranks at the very bottom of the list of pay for women, according to the 2011 American Community Survey by the US Census compiled by Forbes.

Delivery driver robbed at gunpoint for cash, pizza

A pizza delivery driver was robbed at gunpoint by two men last night. The suspects got away with the driver’s cash and the pizza he was supposed to deliver.

Fat Tuesday fun facts!

We all know how to celebrate the day, but did you know... -Fat Tuesday, which is the French for Mardi Gras, is a religious observance that has its roots in a Roman pagan festival.