Attorney General Buddy Caldwell reminds citizens and businesses that Louisiana price gouging laws are in effect upon the state of emergency declaration by Governor Bobby Jindal in anticipation of Tropical Storm Karen.
As Tropical Storm Karen moves north across the Gulf of Mexico, the American Red Cross encourages people to download the new Hurricane App to get instant access to hurricane safety steps and weather alerts for areas in the path of the storm.
The Governor’s Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness (GOHSEP) is closely monitoring Tropical Storm Karen which has formed in the Gulf of Mexico. It is currently located near the Yucatan Peninsula.
Foodapalooza, a new farmers market, an urban farming program, a community table, a regional food policy council and a Nutrition On Wheels vehicle were just a few of the milestones achieved during the first year of the Central Louisiana Local Fo
People using food stamps will notice more money on their SNAP cards this month.
The amount of money people can use for food on their SNAP cards will go up; this increase is based on the cost of living.