Louisiana State Police, along with the Louisiana Office of Motor Vehicles recently initiated a new program designed to prevent motor vehicle crashes among teen drivers through education and awareness of teen driving restrictions.
The Parent’s Supervised Driving Program will provide parents and guardians with a simple and easy to follow plan that will assist teens in becoming safe and responsible drivers.
As summer officially begins on Saturday, the mercury will likely continue to rise.
Most of us can gain reprieve from the scorching heat of a Louisiana summer by jumping in a cool pool or lounging around our homes in the air conditioning.
Unfortunately, many residents — especially some of our elderly and disabled neighbors on fixed incomes — don’t have that luxury. They often face the difficult choice between paying their electricity bill — which is pushed higher during the summer months — and buying life saving medications or putting food on the table.