Gov. Asa Hutchinson said Thursday that the state is in a public health emergency and has re-instituted a public health emergency in the state for 60 days. The governor also called for a special session next week.
To address the fundamental need for quality education, the Community Foundation of North Louisiana is challenging residents and businesses to raise money to provide access to early childhood education programs.
Dr. William Tate starts his official first day on the job as the new President of LSU. He previously served as Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs and as Provost at the University of South Carolina.
The celebration continues for a recent graduate of C.E. Byrd High School in Shreveport. Christian Holmes will be attending Northwestern State University in the fall of 2021 to pursue a degree in teaching through a meaningful program.