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03/07/2015

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Girls Top 28: Five semifinal matches played Thursday

The Louisiana High School Athletic Association’s Top 28 girls basketball tournament continued Thursday with five semifinal games. The Top 28 tournament at Burton Coliseum in Lake Charles ends Saturday. Tickets are $10 per day. LHSAA Girls Top 28 Tournament Tuesday-Saturday, March 3-7 Burton Coliseum, Lake Charles Tuesday’s Games Class C Semifinal: Summerfield 50, Plainview 38 […]

Many transplant surgeons suffer burnout

(HealthDay News) — Many transplant surgeons in the United States suffer burnout, a new study reveals. Researchers at the Henry Ford Transplant Institute in Detroit surveyed 218 male and female transplant surgeons, aged 31 to 79. Almost half said they had a low sense of personal accomplishment, and 40 percent reported high levels of emotional […]

Fit body at 40 may keep brain bright at 60

By Maureen SalamonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) — People who are fit in their 40s seem to retain more brain volume two decades later and also perform better on decision-making tests, new research suggests. The analysis of more than 1,200 participants who were tracked for more than 20 years showed that those with lower fitness levels […]

Seniors bear brunt of this flu season

By Steven ReinbergHealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, March 5, 2015 (HealthDay News) — As the flu season continues to wind down, it’s increasingly clear that older Americans have been hit particularly hard, federal health officials reported Thursday. Not only did record numbers of seniors wind up in the hospital due to the flu, but “this age group […]

RAW: BSO confirms Bossier Doe identified

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Bossier Doe identified as Carol Anne Cole

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Companies cashing in on canned oxygen

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Weather related crashes lead to surge in auto repairs

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Police seek suspects who threw baby in car trunk during dine and dash

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Bossier detectives hope social media will help find Carol Anne Cole’s killer

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SFD investigators nab arson suspects

SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) – Investigators with the Shreveport Fire Department have arrested another suspect for allegedly intentionally setting fire to a commercial building. Back on January 6, firefighters were called to extinguish a blaze in the 1500 block of Madison Avenue. Investigators determined the fire had been intentionally set and began trying to find the […]

Bossier Sheriff: Bossier Doe identified

BOSSIER CITY, LA (KSLA) – Sheriff Julian Whittington says the identity of Bossier Doe is Carol Anne Cole from Kalamazoo, Michigan. “Carol Ann is coming home,” Whittington said in a news conference on Thursday afternoon. “The wait is now over.” “Bossier Doe” was the name given to an unidentified female who was found dead by […]

$3.6B school formula proposal backed by La. education board

BATON ROUGE, LA (AP) – State education leaders are asking lawmakers to spend $78 million more on the public school financing formula next year. The Board of Elementary and Secondary Education agreed Thursday to advance the funding request submitted by Education Superintendent John White. The $3.6 billion formula proposal includes several increases: $34 million required […]

Report: Texas population could double by 2050

AUSTIN, TX (AP) – A report is projecting the state’s population to double by 2050 if migration into Texas continues at the same pace it did in the last decade. The analysis issued Thursday by the Office of the State Demographer predicts the state’s population will be about 54.4 million if immigration and people moving […]

ETBU Wins First-Ever ASC Tournament Championship

*From ETBU Sports Information Office* MARSHALL, Texas—History happened on Saturday night as East Texas Baptist University won their 20th straight game in Ornelas Gym clinching their first-ever American Southwest Conference Tournament Championship, 82-71, over Concordia University-Texas. ETBU now receives their first-ever automatic berth into the NCAA Division III Tournament and has won 13 of their […]

Mayweather-Pacquiao to shatter betting records

LAS VEGAS (FOX5) – While Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao will get even richer, the May 2 fight between the two has Las Vegas sports books seeing dollar signs as well. The amount bet on the fight is expected to shatter records, possibility quadrupling the previous high. There’s early value on the underdog, Pacquiao. […]

W. Basketball. @LATechWBB Travels to USM Saturday

  @LATechWBB Travels to USM Saturday Lady Techsters, Golden Eagles wrap up regular season Print Email Text     March 5, 2015 HATTIESBURG – Louisiana Tech closes out the regular season Saturday when the Lady Techsters travel to face Southern Miss at Reed Green Coliseum. Tipoff is set for 4 p.m. and the game can […]

The gender evolution of the school principal

2nd March 2015   ·   0 Comments By Kari Dequine HardenContributing Writer In New Orleans, approximately 64 percent of the current public school principals are women — a percentage significantly higher than the national average. For the 2011-2012 school year, about 52 percent of public school principals in the United States were women. The long-term trend, […]

New Honors Program at LSUS

New Honors Program at LSUS September 13, 2012 Wearing togas and big grins, the freshmen of the new Humanities and Social Science Honors Program at LSU Shreveport reported for their first seminar on Tuesday, August 20. “We are so pleased to offer this new humanities-based curriculum to incoming freshmen,” said Dr. Linda Webster, program coordinator.  […]