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1:26pm

Wed May 2, 2012
Business

LeTourneau University researcher aims to improve bridge construction

LeTourneau University's welding and materials joining department will carry out a two-year study to develop novel ways of joining steel on bridges, with $250,000 from the Federal Highway Administration.

9:05am

Thu April 19, 2012
Business

El Dorado seeks entrepreneurs for 60-second pitch event

Budding entrepreneurs from South Arkansas will compete in an elevator-pitch style competition tonight at the Rialto Theater in El Dorado. People with a business idea will have the state for one minute to give a thumbnail sketch of what they hope to do, with would-be investors in the audience.

9:45am

Tue April 3, 2012
Business

Nacogdoches poultry transport maker receives agribusiness award

In the 1950s, the Bright Coop "chicken hauler" was made out of hardwood timber from east Texas.
Bright Coop, Inc.

Bright Coop Co., based in Nacogdoches, is undergoing a $2 million expansion in its Viking Trailers division. Vice president Clem Russell says the company is in need of welders and metal fabricators.

10:30am

Fri March 30, 2012
Business

Louisiana Association for the Blind to open a print division

The Louisiana Association for the Blind is building a $3.2 million printing press facility that will create at least 15 jobs for people who are legally blind.

1:26pm

Wed March 28, 2012
Business

Louisiana's nursing jobs stay stable

The Louisiana Center for Nursing released a study examining the workforce trends statewide and found job prospects remained stable during the economic downturn and more positions could open up as Baby Boomers retire.

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