Business

8:55am

Mon December 19, 2011
Business

LSU Ag Center: Growing Christmas trees can be lucrative

The LSU Ag Center says the Christmas tree growing business is nearly recession proof, and there still may be room for a few more growers. Louisiana currently has 52 growers.

10:48am

Mon December 12, 2011
Politics

Community input solicited for I-49 inner city connector

Shreveport residents are urged to attend one of several community planning meetings this week on a proposed Interstate 49 inner city connector.

7:35am

Fri December 9, 2011
Commentary

McDonald: Local hardware stores have faded away

Commentator Archie McDonald pines for the local hardware store where he could count out and purchase 13 screws.

9:01am

Wed December 7, 2011
Business

Natchitoches launches coupon system for festivals

Festival-goers in Natchitoches must now pay for things by using a new coupon system instead of cash.

The city of Natchitoches is moving away from greenbacks when festival-goers pay for food, drinks and merchandise sold by riverfront vendors.

11:15am

Wed November 23, 2011
Business

Hispanic business leaders to be honored

Hispanic entrepreneurs and business leaders from East Texas and Northwest Louisiana will gather in Bossier City to recognize their cultural contributions and impact on the area economy.

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