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Dismukes: Worst of oil supply challenges behind us  

While the current excess of oil supply has led to challenges across the energy sector, the worst of the crisis is very likely behind...

Louisiana partners with Shopify to launch e-commerce initiative for small business

State officials have announced the launch of an e-commerce initiative—LASmallBizOnline.com, which aims to give Louisiana’s small businesses a more competitive edge by helping to...

Virus roundup …  

• Louisiana reported 35 more coronavirus deaths today, but the hospitalizations continued their steady decline. Louisiana's Department of Health reported 22 fewer hospitalizations today...

Roundup: Tropical storm / SASSO / NBA season 

Cristobal eyes Louisiana: The National Hurricane Center forecast for Tropical Storm Cristobal still has Louisiana in its crosshairs for landfall. While Cristobal has already...

‘225’ highlights black-owned restaurants in Baton Rouge 

On Sunday, hundreds of people from across Baton Rouge joined together for a peaceful protest at the state Capitol. Marchers called for justice after...

Louisiana lawmakers dealing with error in tort legislation language

After a last-minute scramble to pass the business lobby's top priority for the regular session, Republican legislators quickly realized they mangled the language of...

Phase two gives restaurants more flexibility on spacing of tables

Restaurants and bars that serve food will have considerably more flexibility to configure their dining rooms under the new phase two guidelines.

Virus roundup …   

• East Baton Rouge Parish Coroner William "Beau" Clark today announced there have been no fatalities from COVID-19 in Baton Rouge over the past...

Fred’s in Tigerland gets OK for $2.7M renovation, expansion

Plans to add a two-story addition to Fred’s in Tigerland were greenlighted Tuesday after the bar was granted a permit to begin construction on...

Roundup: ExxonMobil leak / Oil prices / Digital services taxes  

Baton Rouge site: ExxonMobil says some workers may have come in contact with harmful chemicals after a leak was reported at its Baton Rouge...

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