Developers of a new $197 million Bossier City riverfront casino say there is plenty of profit margin for a sixth casino in Shreveport-Bossier. Construction officially began Wednesday on the Margaritaville Resort Casino.
Louisiana Rehabilitation Services is using state and federal funding to provide personalized employment training to people with disabilities through the state's Second Injury Fund. Over the past six months 245 people have found jobs.
The Louisiana Small Business Development Center tapped south Louisiana economic developer Mike Tomlinson to head its office at LSU Shreveport. Tomlinson takes over after nearly a year's vacancy in the post.