A historic New Orleans cemetery will soon be off-limits to tourists on their own because of repeated tomb vandalism.
Starting in March, entry to St. Louis Cemetery Number One will be restricted to relatives of those buried there. Others must be accompanied by a tour guide registered with the Catholic Archdiocese of New Orleans, which owns the property.
That cemetery may have started the city's tradition of above-ground crypts
In late 2012, someone covered the reputed tomb of voodoo priestess Marie Laveau with pink paint.
Anthony Davis, the third-year phenom making his way to his second All-Star Game, scored 32 points and collected 10 rebounds, leading the New Orleans Pelicans in a 99-74 thrashing of the Philadelphia 76ers at the Smoothie King Center.
It was the twelfth time this season Davis had scored at least 30 points in a game, and was his 26th double-double of 2014-15.
A state panel that determines how much revenue the Louisiana government has at its disposal delivered the bad news on Monday that everyone knew was coming: the budget hole is even bigger than estimated.
NOLA.com reports that dropping oil prices continue to make an already bad budget situation in Louisiana even worse.
Greg Albrecht is the chief economist for the Louisiana Legislature. He said today, “The news is bad.”
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