Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Casey DeMoss, chief executive officer of the Alliance for Affordable Energy, said Thursday she will step down after nearly six years heading the New Orleans-based consumer advocacy environmental watchdog group.

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Hancock Holding Co., the Gulfport, Mississippi, holding company for Hancock and Whitney banks, posted fourth-quarter net income of $51.8 million, or 64 cents per share, compared with $15.3 million, or 19 cents per share, for the same period in 2015.

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

SLANT Energy, a startup exploration and production company with offices in Lafayette and Wichita Falls, Texas, has secured a $30 million equity commitment from Dallas-based Pearl Energy Investments.

Monday, January 16, 2017
Sunday, January 15, 2017
Sunday, January 15, 2017
Friday, January 13, 2017
Friday, January 13, 2017
Thursday, January 12, 2017

Albertsons stores in Louisiana are voluntarily recalling five candy products made with milk powder that may have been contaminated by salmonella. The powder is produced by Valley Milk Products LLC, and the candy is supplied by Palmer Candy Co. 

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

The Advocate's coverage of the tumultuous summer in Baton Rouge — which featured the fatal police shooting of Alton Sterling, an ambush that killed three local law enforcement officers and a devastating flood that heavily damaged tens of thousands…

Tuesday, January 10, 2017
Monday, January 09, 2017
Sunday, January 08, 2017

AARP Tax-Aide is providing free, volunteer-run tax counseling and preparation services around Baton Rouge for low- and middle-income taxpayers, in particular those ages 60 and older.

Saturday, January 07, 2017
Friday, January 06, 2017
Thursday, January 05, 2017
Wednesday, January 04, 2017
Tuesday, January 03, 2017
Sunday, January 01, 2017

The Baton Rouge Area Chamber presented the Ambassador of the Year Award to Pam Bounds, marketing specialist with Berente Companies/A1's of Baton Rouge and a member of the chamber's Small Business Council board.