December 7, 2022

United Property & Casualty Insurance Company is Withdrawing From Louisiana in 2023: What Policyholders Need to Know

United Property & Casualty Insurance Company has announced it is leaving Louisiana. The company has about 36,000 Louisiana policyholders.
December 7, 2022

Graves Secures Better Flood and Hurricane Protection Approvals for Louisiana Communities

This bill - the Water Resources Development Act of 2022 (WRDA) - will deliver better flood control, coastal restoration and hurricane protection, as well as direct investments in our ports and waterways. 
December 7, 2022

TARC Celebrates 60 Years of Creating Opportunities

Imagine a world that strives for inclusion, to empower those who don’t have many opportunities, and to help a community be stronger by embracing differences. That’s what Terrebonne Arc (TARC) does in Terrebonne Parish and has done so for 60 years.
December 7, 2022

Thibodaux Regional Health System celebrates 1-year anniversary of Cancer Institute

"Please revisit this important milestone, and help us celebrate this special place of hope for so many," reads a statement from Thibodaux Regional Health System.
December 7, 2022

Good Samaritan Saves Family from Drowning After Vehicle Crashes into Canal

The four occupants of the vehicle, two of which were small children, were pulled to safety by a man who witnessed the crash. A huge thank you to Mr. Jeff Lapeyrouse of Bourg for acting so quickly!
December 7, 2022

Nicholls Nursing Xi Zeta Chapter Inducts 65 New Members

Nicholls Nursing’s Xi Zeta Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing inducted 65 new members during their induction ceremony.
December 7, 2022

Waste Pro announces Jesse Murphy promoted to Regional Vice President of Louisiana

Waste Pro has announced that Jesse Murphy has been promoted to Regional Vice President of Louisiana.
December 6, 2022

TPSD Passes Option 3a Keeping Grand Caillou Elementary in the Community

A decision was made regarding the fate of Grand Caillou Elementary School at the Terrebonne Parish School Board meeting tonight, December 6.  The board passed option 3a, keeping the elementary school in the community!
December 6, 2022

Entergy and SLEC helping Bayou Region recover and grow

Entergy Louisiana recently provided approximately $135,000 to SLEC to help fund efforts to retain businesses and jobs and attract new companies and industries to the area
December 6, 2022

U.S. Treasury awards Louisiana up to $113 million to support small business growth

State Small Business Credit Initiative will increase access to capital and promote entrepreneurship, especially in underserved communities.
December 6, 2022

Kennedy, Warren, Marshall call on Silvergate to release all records on improper FTX transfer

Sen. John Kennedy (R-La.), ranking member of the Senate Banking Subcommittee on Economic Policy, and Sens. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) and Roger Marshall (R-Kan.) wrote to Silvergate, the bank that reportedly facilitated the transfer of FTX customer funds to Alameda Research, seeking answers about the bank’s role in the loss of billions of customer dollars. Read here about what happened:
December 6, 2022

Dr. Ashley Busby Chairs Panel and Presents at Annual SECAC

Dr. Ashley Busby, assistant professor of Art at Nicholls, chaired a panel and presented a paper at the 78th annual Southeast College Art Conference. Dr. Busby presented at the Annual SECAC after her appointment as Louisiana State Director on SECAC Board and co-curating a national exhibition. Congratulations!
December 6, 2022

Nicholls Alumnus & Former Dean to Give Commencement Speech at 111th Commencement Ceremony

The ceremony’s guest speaker is Dr. O. Cleveland Hill. During the ceremony, the University will award an Honorary Doctorate to Dr. Henry J. Lafont, Jr.
December 6, 2022

That’s a wrap on the filming of Nickel Boys in Downtown Thibodaux

"It's been incredible to watch, and I look forward to seeing our little town on the big screen!" said Thibodaux Main Street Executive Director Danielle Stein. 
December 6, 2022

Nicholls Volleyball Head Coach Noble Resigns

Nicholls State University head volleyball coach Kallie Noble has stepped down from her position.