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  • State offices closing in 22 parishes Wed.

    February 11, 2014 6:08 PM

    BATON ROUGE - State offices in 22 Louisiana parishes will close on Feb. 12 due to more rain, sleet and ice in the forecast. The Division of Administration said state offices in the following parishes would be closed, some for a second day: Avoyelles, Bossier, Caddo, Caldwell, Claiborne,... more »
  • State offices in 19 parishes to close Feb. 11

    February 10, 2014 4:52 PM

    BATON ROUGE - State offices in more than a dozen Louisiana parishes will close Tuesday due to more rain, sleet and ice in the forecast. The Division of Administration said state offices in the following parishes would close Feb. 11 because of the hazardous forecast: Avoyelles, Bienville, Caddo,... more »
  • State offices in 23 parishes closed Thursday

    January 29, 2014 4:54 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Administration officials announced that state offices in 21 parishes would remain closed Thursday due to icy conditions and unsafe roads. The following parishes will be closed: Ascension, Assumption, Avoyelles, Catahoula, East Baton Rouge, East Feliciana, Evangeline, Iberville, Lafayette, LaSalle, Livingston, Pointe Coupee, Rapides, St. Helena,... more »
  • State offices closed in 32 parishes

    January 23, 2014 5:30 PM

    BATON ROUGE - According to Commissioner of Administration Kristy Nichols, state government offices in 20 Louisiana parishes will be shut down Friday, January 24. Nichols said the offices are closed due to dangerous driving conditions and scattered power outages. Weather forecasts in the area predict a mix of rain... more »
  • State offices close for Good Friday holiday

    March 29, 2013 9:09 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Most Louisiana state offices are shut down for the Good Friday holiday. The Friday holiday is a legal day of rest in state law. Some legislative employees may be working, however, since Friday is the final day for bills to be pre-filed for the regular... more »
  • State government offices to close in 22 parishes

    August 27, 2012 3:29 PM

    BATON ROUGE - State government offices across 22 parishes will shut down Tuesday and Wednesday because of Tropical Storm Isaac, expected to grow into a hurricane. Commissioner of Administration Paul Rainwater on Monday announced the closures, which cover parishes in the tropical storm warning, hurricane watch and hurricane warning areas.... more »
  • State offices in 15 parishes closed Monday

    August 26, 2012 6:51 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The State Commissioner's office said state offices in 15 parishes would close tomorrow ahead of tropical storm Isaac. The affected offices are in parishes under a hurricane warning which was issued earlier this evening. State Commissioner Paul Rainwater said some essential personnel would stay on... more »
  • Justice Department sues state offices over voter registration

    July 13, 2011 12:33 AM

    NEW ORLEANS- Two state departments say they haven't seen details of a federal lawsuit, but are cooperating with the spirit and the letter of the law. The 1993 law requires voter registration at all state offices offering public assistance. The Department of Health and Hospitals and of Children and... more »
  • Some state offices to close early due to weather

    December 4, 2009 1:13 PM

    State government offices will close early in 13 parishes due to the threat of severe weather and icy road conditions. Offices in Allen, Beauregard, Calcasieu, Cameron and Jefferson Davis parishes will close at 2 p.m. Offices in Acadia, Evangeline, Lafayette, Iberia, St. Landry, St. Martin, St. Mary and Vermilion will... more »

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