Louisiana became part of the United States with the Louisiana Purchase and became the 18th state in 1812. New Orleans and the Port of South Louisiana are main ports located near the Mississippi River delta. Seafood is an important industry with the harvest of shrimp, oysters, crab, and fish. Oil and gas are drilled in the delta area.
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Learn about urban, suburban, and rural real estate markets in Louisiana. Real estate agents, buyers, and sellers will appreciate the Louisiana real estate resources on this page.
This Louisiana map page includes a detailed, scalable road map of Louisiana, as well as Interstate highway information, scenic road highlights, and state transportation links.
Mississippi is the 31st largest USA state, bordered by Tennessee, Alabama, Arkansas, Louisiana, and the Gulf of Mexico. Visit this site to learn more about Mississippi and find printable maps of the state.
Despite an ongoing challenge to the contract awards, Louisiana's health department wants to continue negotiating terms with four companies chosen to manage Medicaid patient care, saying delays could put health services at risk.
Associated Press. Modern Healthcare. Tue, 20 Aug 2019 13:50:53 EDT.