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Grad Act 2.0 Is Now Law

Governor Bobby Jindal signed that bill into law yesterday. The law builds on last year's Grad Act by giving the individual colleges and universities the power to make their own decisions.

Struggling Homeowners Can Get Help For A Limited Time

Louisiana has been selected as one of the 32 states eligible to receive some of the $1 billion the Department of Housing and Urban Development is handing out.

Rockefeller Closes

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) has closed a portion of Rockefeller State Wildlife Refuge (SWR) due to litter problems created by recreational fishermen.

Louisiana Needs More Federal Money For Silt Build Up Situation

State officials were asking for $85 million to dredge the lower Mississippi River earlier this year. Now state officials need $95 million.

Story Of Edwards New Love Tonight

Trina Scott is set to marry the former Louisiana governor sometime before the end of July. The happy couple would not reveal the big date.

NFL Lockout May Be Over Soon

Reports from the league said that a deal to end the labor dispute could come by next Thursday. If that happens, no training camps or regular season games would be missed or moved.

Gas Prices In Louisiana Don't Seem To Be Decreasing

The price of gas is up $0.11 cents per gallon this week. The average Louisiana driver is paying $3.52 at the pump according to AAA. Prices are now almost a dollar higher than a year ago.

Choot 'Em Scratch Off Tickets Now Available

UPDATED -- The newest scratch off ticket features Swamp People reality stars, Jacob and Troy Landry. The lotto ticket came out yesterday.

Abbeyville Man Busted For Bringing Child To Bar

Lafayette Police said Joe Duhon III allowed his 16 year old son accompany him to Nightown. Nightown is on on Jefferson street.

Edwards Is Ready To Reconnect With Old Pals

Edwin Edwards plans to do it by throwing a big birthday bash! That is just days after the former Louisiana governor got off house arrest.