“A deal is a deal,” Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels wrote in a Feb. 16 letter to Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, notifying him that a New Orleans Saints flag is flying in the atrium of the Indiana state Capitol, “where visitors, employees and legislators will get a good look at it.”
Jindal sent the flag to Daniels as part of a friendly Super Bowl wager. No point spread, just a win or lose bet. The flag went on display Tuesday and will remain there for a week.
Daniels also joked that each day he'll be demonstrating how to cover an onside kick.
Frank’s Casing Crew, now doing business as Frank’s International, will make its final appearance on ABiz’s list of the Top 50 Privately Held Companies in Acadiana this year, and once again, it will likely be at the top with more than $1 billion in annual revenues. The 75-year-old company specializing in tubular fabrication and installation services to the oil and gas industry plans to go public this year.
The defeat, or rather highjacking of House Bill 420 in the final days of this year's Legislative Session, say Reps. Vincent Pierre and Terry Landry, is the result of the propaganda spread by one unidentified local media outlet and an unnamed former state Representative, but nothing to do with the original legislation's lack of checks, balances or details.
He’s a singer. A songwriter. A piano man. A family man. He’s even got his own Wikipedia entry. He’s David Egan. And he knows ancient secrets about the monolithic stones of Stonehenge that he’s not willing to share.