Louisiana families now have a new tool to keep their children safer from online predators, and law enforcement can better protect communities in their own living rooms. Leading law enforcement partner OffenderWatch today announces the launch of its new mobile app, OffenderWatch Safe Virtual …
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Friday provided a response to the state’s proposed guidelines for Small Business Administration loan repayments defined in Action Plan Amendment 12. As part of HUD’s guidance issued in June, the state was required to submit APA 12 in order…
WALKER – The City of Walker has been approved for a $250,000 matching federal grant to build an inclusive playground near Challenger Field at Sidney Hutchinson Park.
The meeting places have bounced around, but the subject matter has always remained the same - finding a way to make bicycles more safe and desirable in the Denham Springs area.
DENHAM SPRINGS – Dr. Loren Scott will present his economic outlook for Louisiana at the fall quarterly meeting of the Livingston Economic Development Council on Wednesday, Oct. 16.
WALKER – A public hearing to amend the city budget and the introduction of another budget amendment are on the agenda for the Walker City Council’s meeting Monday.
Here is the preliminary road priority list for the economic corridor along Interstate 12, as submitted by Chairman Gerald Burns to the Livingston Parish Master Plan Committee.
LIVINGSTON -- Chairman Gerald Burns passed out to the Master Plan Committee an initial draft of a road priority list for the Interstate 12 economic coordinator at its Tuesday meeting.
Two entities in Livingston Parish will be interested in keeping their cash flow steady for another ten years, per approval of renewals by voters.
DENHAM SPRINGS – Huddled under a pavilion at North Park in Denham Springs, holding flickering candles as the sun set, a solemn group of people listened intently as a domestic violence survivor recounted her story. At the other end of the pavilion, a table was lined with placards featuring th…
Three Republicans - Brian Abels, “Ernie” Drake, and William Dykes - are all after the Division D judge’s seat after Doug Huges retired in June.
A relatively unknown candidate from Watson came onto the scene to challenge the nearly two-decade incumbent for job of determining property value.
LIVINGSTON - It's customary, in the wake of an election - especially one two days after a parish council meeting - for the line items to be sparse.
Pending a decision by the ethics board, two bank tellers may have been unwittingly thrust into a Livingston Parish political race.
LIVINGSTON – Portions of John Cowart’s four interviews with Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Office detectives were played Wednesday for the jury at his second-degree murder trial.
DENHAM SPRINGS - It's been a long road for one land owner, and it's not clear if that road will continue or stop Tuesday night.
LIVINGSTON - Discussion tonight will continue to center around the economic corridor, a major portion of the Master Plan.
LIVINGSTON -- Her artwork featured some of the highlights of Louisiana, from St. Louis Cathedral in New Orleans to a hot sauce bottle and a puppy.
An outcry from local and regional real estate agents caused Parish President Layton Ricks to strike down the parish council's original plan for grinder pumps.
You could say that the Registrar of Voters was excited for the end of the early voting period in Livingston Parish.
LIVINGSTON – The first of three schools that had to be demolished after the Great Flood of 2016 has a contractor to build a replacement – and a target date.
Early voting is in full swing, and voters can participate in the event at the Denham Springs - Walker Branch Library or the Registrar of Voters office in Livingston until October 5. Doors are open from 8:30 a.m. until 6 p.m.
The Congressional App Challenge (CAC) is a public effort to encourage kids to learn how to code, through annual district-wide competitions hosted by Members of Congress for their district.
LIVINGSTON – RKM Primary Care will be leaving its rented suites in the Town of Livingston next year, but that is a good thing, officials with the network of clinics say.
A heavy push for early voting and a satellite location in the most populous area of the parish have paid dividends for proponents of the period.
Several letters have passed from FEMA's Region 6 office to the parish, and all of them cite a very specific passage.
LIVINGSTON – A Hammond man was sentenced to 10 years in prison after pleading no contest to the armed robbery of an Albany store in 2018, District Attorney Scott Perrilloux said.
ALBANY – Motorists face a closure on La. 1064 in eastern Livingston Parish while the Little Natalbany Bridge is replaced, according to the state Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD).
WALKER – A parish councilman has to love Livingston Parish and have the time to serve the people in his district, according to one councilman seeking re-election.
WALKER – Issues from drainage to litter need to be addressed, but finding the fund to do it will challenge the next Parish Council according to two candidates for the District 2 seat.
LIVINGSTON – Municipalities followed the overall Livingston Parish trend of better sales tax numbers in August, according to the Livingston Parish School Board Sales Tax Office.
It has been several decades since one of the largest drains in Livingston Parish was cleaned.
In a surprise move, the Livingston Parish Council passed the 2013 Master Plan 9-0. Proponent and District 7 councilman Tracy Girlinghouse talks next steps as the council, and their constituents, begin to think about zoning
District 3 parish councilman Maurice 'Scooter' Keen says that the new permit with a $500 fine and the chance to begin the permitting process over should help deter individuals who are falsely acquiring permits for incorrect projects.
Livingston Parish Registrar of Voters says that early voting will be open from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., except tomorrow (Sunday), through Saturday October 5th. A satellite location is open at the Denham Springs - Walker Branch library, as well as the Registrar's office in Livingston, every day.
WALKER – Livingston Parish Council District 6 will send a new member to the council after Jeff Averett chose not to run again.
WALKER – District 8 will be represented by a new face on the Livingston Parish Council as Randy Delatte and Barry Hardy compete for the job.
WALKER – All three candidates running for the District 3 seat on the Livingston Parish Council support major projects, but finding the funding is the challenge, they said.