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    Tuesday, November 19, 2019
    Louisiana Tech University and Wiggin' Out have teamed up for a special offer for the Tackle Cancer game versus UTSA on Saturday, November 30th. With each ticket sold through the enclosed link or via phone at 318-257-5155, 40% will be donated to the local cancer charity, Wiggin' Out.   Link to purchase: https://bit.ly/2KuZdVS  use “TACKLECANCER” as the promo code.  Wiggin' Out helps men, women, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Monday, November 18, 2019
    LED’s Mentor-Protégé Recognition Program connects Louisiana-based small and emerging businesses to technical and developmental assistance provided by large mentor companies from various sectors.If selected, protégés will:Start a foundational relationship with a large business.Receive technical and developmental assistance tailored toward their business needs from a mentor company.Gain assistance ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Economic
    Wednesday, November 13, 2019
    What is impeachment and what does it mean to the political landscape?    Faculty with the University of Louisiana Monroe Political Science program are presenting Impeachment 1001: The Process, Ethics and Political Lessons from Impeachment Proceedings to answer those questions and more.   Impeachment 1001: is free and open to the community and campus. The event begins at 6 p.m., Wednesday, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release, Education, Political
    Thursday, November 07, 2019
    North Louisiana’s cost of living reached a three-year low. The recently released Q3 2019 Cost of Living Index shows that the Shreveport-Bossier City Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) has a cost of living that's 88.9 percent of the national average. The Monroe MSA has a cost of living that’s 87.4 percent of the national average.  North Louisiana’s low cost of living gives families in our ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Education, Political
    Thursday, October 31, 2019
    Categories: Press Release, Chamber
    Thursday, October 31, 2019
    Compete LA is an innovative initiative by the University of Louisiana System to assist adults ready to complete their college degrees. The University of Louisiana Monroe is featuring 12 programs through ULM Online as part of Compete LA. Degrees include those that prepare students to meet career goals  in business, education, healthcare and the public sector. The nine universities in the UL System ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Press Release, Economic, General News Article
    Thursday, October 31, 2019
    The U.S. Small Business Administration has awarded Louisiana $200,000 for grants to small businesses seeking to market goods and services to foreign customers. Grants in the State Trade Expansion Program, or STEP, are designed to help small businesses gain the information and tools they need to succeed in export-related activities.Louisiana Economic Development will administer the grants with ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Economic, Political
    Monday, October 28, 2019
    “We Are 1” is the theme of Homecoming Week 2019, Monday, Oct. 28-Saturday, Nov. 2, at the University of Louisiana Monroe. Sponsored by the Campus Activities Board, it’s a week of activities for students, alumni and the public.   The Homecoming game kickoff is at 2:30 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 2 when the Warhawks take on the visiting Arkansas State Red Wolves. The time was changed because the game ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Education, Press Release
    Tuesday, October 22, 2019
    The University of Louisiana Monroe School of Visual and Performing Arts will host the District I Band Director’s Association High School Marching Band Festival on Tuesday, Oct. 29, at JPS Field in Malone Stadium.  “A marching band festival is a rare chance to see back-to-back halftime shows from some of the top high school marching bands in Northeast Louisiana,” said VAPA Director Derle Long, ...read more
    Categories: Education, Economic, Press Release
    Monday, October 21, 2019
    Gov. John Bel Edwards highlighted international recognition for Louisiana Economic Development’s Small Business Services team, which earned the Gold Award for Excellence in Economic Development from the International Economic Development Council. IEDC presented LED Secretary Don Pierson, LED Assistant Secretary Mandi Mitchell, LED Small Business Services Director Stephanie Hartman and the ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Economic, Political, Press Release
    Monday, September 30, 2019
    As the country prepares for the 2020 Federal Census, the Louisiana Workforce Commission (LWC) stands ready to help. The Census, created to count every resident in the United States, is mandated by the U.S. Constitution to occur once every 10 years. This year, officials are using technology to streamline the counting process. The 2020 Census will be the first census canvassing to utilize the ...read more
    Categories: Community, Economic, Press Release, Political

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