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The ink on the bills for sports gambling in the legislative session hasn't had a chance to dry. But, legislators in Louisiana are already preparing to move forward.
Study: Louisiana is 2019's 10th most gambling-addicted state MyArkLaMiss
A study released by WalletHub says Louisiana is the 10th most gambling addicted state for 2019. Mississippi was ranked 4th and Arkansas was ranked 28th.
Sports gambling is not the way to build Louisiana's budget NOLA.com
Mississippi and several other states that legalized sports betting in 2018 are far behind projections.
Nearly $10 million in Louisiana Lottery winnings go unclaimed every year MyArkLaMiss
An unclaimed $1 million lottery ticket sold at a gas station near North Rampart Street in August, 2018 just expired in February, but there are millions of dollars in ...
La. cold case card deck could make comeback if new sponsor found KPLC
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - The return of Louisiana's deck of playing cards designed to solve homicides, missing person cases, and unidentified remains ...
The Rundown: Highlights from President Trump's Louisiana visit, legislative updates and more Louisiana politics news The Advocate
Today in The Rundown: Highlights from President Donald Trump's Louisiana visit; an update on the NFIP; another last-place finish on "Best States" list; death ...
Louisiana Sports Betting Bill Passes Senate Panel VegasSlotsOnline
A new Louisiana sports betting bill has been approved by Senate panel and will now progress to the next step to legalization.
Zion Williamson Gets New Orleans Food Advice from Louisiana Congressman TMZ
The congressman says he'll personally give Zion a tour of the city!
Majority of Louisianans Support Sports Gambling Measure USA Online Casino News
A recent study done by Louisiana State University shows a majority of Louisiana residents support the legalization of sports gambling.
Lottery Reports Easter Draw Date Error on Some Pick 3 And Pick 4 Tickets MyArkLaMiss
The Louisiana Lottery discovered some Pick 3 and Pick 4 tickets inadvertently included a draw date of Sunday, April 21. Per Lottery policy, no drawings take ...
"Lucky in Lafayette" Homeless man who won $2 million playing lottery, gets help buying dream home KLFY
According to the Louisiana Lottery, while the 58-year-old started to duct-tape it back together, he remarked “It's funny that a millionaire would be walking into ...
BC-Deep South News Digest Advisory, 1st Ld-Writethru Hastings Tribune
Good evening! Here's a look at how AP's news coverage is shaping up today in the Deep South. Questions about today's coverage plans are welcome and ...
Q&A: Why Louisiana's Voucher Program Isn't Working WWNO
The Louisiana Scholarship Program, also known as the state's school voucher program, promises families a way out of struggling public schools. But a joint.
Louisiana needs sports betting, casino relocations to compete with Mississippi, consultants say NOLA.com
The report comes out just as the Legislature is set to consider new gambling laws and tax structures.
Do voucher students' scores bounce back over time? New research says no Chalkbeat New York
New research on a closely watched school voucher program finds that it hurts students' math test scores — and that those scores don't bounce back, even years ...
Louisiana lawmakers once again turn to gambling to boost tax revenue, but is it worth it? The Advocate
It was almost 30 years ago that Louisiana lawmakers first turned to gambling in an effort to replenish state revenues devastated by the late 1980s oil bust.
Houston oil companies seek next boom amid azaleas and live oaks Houston Chronicle
Houston oil companies such as EOG, ConocoPhillips and Marathon Oil are betting they can find oil and gas in the section of the Austin Chalk that extends deep ...
Brooklyn Nets: Pelicans lottery win helps Brooklyn FanSided
Julius Randle could be a great signing for the Brooklyn Nets in free agency. The Pelicans lottery win helped the Nets' chances at landing the former Laker.
Sports betting in Louisiana, fantasy sports rules on Legislature's docket NOLA.com
The state is on schedule to allow fantasy sports apps to operate in Louisiana before the end of 2019, and may permit sports betting at casinos and racetracks in ...
Winning Louisiana Lotto ticket worth $550000 claimed KTBS
SHREVEPORT, La. - The winner of Saturday night's Lotto jackpot has claim his prize of $550000.
Printing error causes Louisiana man's lottery jackpot to double UPI News
A printing error at a Louisiana store turned out to be a lucky happenstance for a lottery player when his jackpot was doubled.
Louisiana couple finds winning $1.8M lotto ticket while cleaning house, weeks before it expires Fox News
A Louisiana couple cleaning their home ahead of Thanksgiving this week found over one million reasons to be thankful this holiday season—a winning lottery ...
Louisiana Lottery players win almost $18 million dollars in February MyArkLaMiss
February was a good month for those that played the Louisiana Lottery.
Louisiana Powerball winner contemplates trip to France KALB News
Castulo Gonzalez of Sinton, Texas, will be returning home from Louisiana $250000 wealthier.
Louisiana Sports Betting Bill Could Ask Voters To Legalize Wagering Legal Sports Report
The recently passed daily fantasy sports bill will serve as the model for a new Louisiana sports betting effort. This week, a sports betting bill in Louisiana ...
Louisiana Lottery selling Zatarain’s scratch-off tickets WGNO New Orleans
NEW ORLEANS - The Louisiana Lottery released this seasons newest scratch-off, hosted by Zatarain's. For just two dollars, players can win up to $15000 ...
Winner, winner: Louisiana Lottery players win big with $10,000 tickets sold at these spots WDSU New Orleans
Nine people who purchased Louisiana Lottery tickets for the historic $1.5 billion Mega Millions drawing this week are $10000 richer.
Louisiana lottery: Couple find winning ticket while cleaning BBC News
A Louisiana couple have more than a million more reasons to be thankful after finding a winning lottery ticket while cleaning up for Thanksgiving.
Sports Betting Legislative Lasso: Louisiana, Oregon On The Trail To Legalization Legal Sports Report
The 2018 daily fantasy sports referendum in Louisiana was, indeed, a trial run for a 2019 effort to legalize sports betting. Last week, Sen. Danny Martiny filed his ...
2 runner-up tickets sold in Louisiana for Powerball drawing WBRZ
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Two Powerball tickets sold in the New Orleans area are each worth $50000. Louisiana Lottery officials said Thursday that one of the ...
Unclaimed Powerball prize sold in Louisiana set to expire April 22 KLFY
As of today, no one has stepped forward to claim a $50000 Louisiana Lottery Powerball prize won on Oct. 24, 2018. The winning ticket was purchased at ...
Louisiana Lottery gives out a lot of money in January MyArkLaMiss
It was a good month for Louisiana Lottery and scratch-off players as over $21 million was won in the month of January.
Nevada is tops in gambling spending, but what's the lottery, casino tab in other states? The Coloradoan
Americans spend about $261 in casinos and on lottery tickets. Nevadans spend the most, $5000 per adult. Rhode Island leads in lottery spending.
Unclaimed $1M Powerball ticket purchased in New Orleans to expire KATC Lafayette News
A $1 million winning Powerball ticket purchased in New Orleans in August has still gone unclaimed, according to the Louisiana Lottery. The lottery says that the ...
Louisiana couple finds $1.8 million Lotto ticket from June 6th Knoe.com
With just two weeks to spare, a Louisiana couple has claimed a $1.8 million jackpot-winning ticket for the June 6th Louisiana Lottery Lotto drawing.
Someone who bought a Powerball ticket in Belle Chasse is $50,000 richer WDSU New Orleans
The Louisiana Lottery says a Powerball ticket sold in Belle Chasse is a $50000 winner.
$50,000 Powerball ticket sold in Jefferson Parish. Here's where. NOLA.com
A Powerball ticket sold in Kenner is worth $50,000 in Wednesday's drawing, Louisiana Lottery officials said Thursday morning (March 28). (AP Photo/Marcio ...
Coast casinos have best year since recession, best December ever with sports betting Sun Herald
Mississippi casino revenue surged to its highest levels on record in December 2018 at the 12 MS Coast casinos as sports betting was legalized and brought ...
Abbeville winning $10000 lottery ticket still unclaimed KATC Lafayette News
A winning lottery ticket purchased in Abbeville has still not been claimed. According to the Louisiana Lottery, as of Wednesday, March 1, 2019, no one has ...
Unclaimed Mega Millions Winning Runner-Up Ticket to Expire U.S. News & World Report
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A winning Mega Millions lottery ticket sold in Lake Charles for the Sept. 4 drawing has yet to be claimed.
La Lottery CEO breaks down the business KALB News
The lottery industry is booming and jackpots are hitting historic numbers fairly often these days. The Louisiana Lottery president paid a visit to Cenla on Tuesday ...
Win Holiday Louisiana Lottery Packs Inside The Afternoon Jump Off 107 JAMZ
Beginning today listen up for your chance to win Holiday Colors Louisiana Lottery Prize Packs inside The Afternoon Jump Off. You must be 21 years of age or ...
Louisiana Lottery announces final deadline to win Saints season package WBRZ
BATON ROUGE - The Louisiana Lottery is advising New Orleans Saints fans to mail in any remaining nonwinning $5 SAINTS scratch-off tickets for a chance to ...
Someone is $400,000 richer: Winning Louisiana lotto ticket sold on Northshore WDSU New Orleans
The person who purchased a Louisiana Lottery ticket Saturday night at a Northshore convenience store is $400,000 richer. State lottery officials said Monday ...
Unclaimed Mega Millions ticket sold in Lake Charles American Press
BATON ROUGE — A winning Mega Millions lottery ticket sold in Lake Charles for the Sept. 4 drawing has yet to be claimed.
Louisiana Lottery Second-Chance Drawing Entry Deadline Nears NewOrleansSaints.com
The Louisiana Lottery's latest scratch-off game featuring the New Orleans Saints is giving fans the chance to win thousands of dollars in cash prizes. But even ...
WINNER, WINNER! Louisiana man wins $1 million in Mega Millions lottery MyArkLaMiss
The Louisiana Lottery has identified the Acadiana area man who recently won $1 million in a Mega Millions drawing.
Right after man wins $100,000 from LA Lottery, his truck breaks down for good MyArkLaMiss
Just minutes before his truck died for good, a Bossier City man scratched off a winning $100000 ticket from the Louisiana Lottery.
How sports betting, early childhood education in Louisiana might become an unlikely alliance The Advocate
The sponsor of sports betting legislation said Friday he is open to dedicating revenue from the enterprise for early childhood education, which is suddenly ...
No winner! Powerball jackpot rises to $68 million; $1M tickets sold in New York, Louisiana NorthJersey.com
There was no overall winner in Wendesday's drawing, but two $1 million winning tickets sold in New York and Louisiana.
When will my state legalize sports betting? Map of sports gambling legislation across the US | When will my state legalize sports betting? Map of sports gambling legislation across the US SB Nation
The United States Supreme Court overturned a sports gambling prohibition in May 2018. It opened the door for states to pass legislation allowing for sports ...
Louisiana voters to decide on fantasy sports betting WBRZ
BATON ROUGE - Tuesday, Louisiana voters will decide parish-by-parish if they want to let fantasy sports fans compete for cash prizes. The vote, seen by some ...
Baton Rouge man wins nearly $180k on Easy 5 quick-pick ticket WAFB
Baton Rouge man, Aubrey Nolan, got a pleasant surprise Mar. 10 while checking his Easy 5 ticket.
See whom Gov. Edwards picks for Lottery, Gaming Control, Arts, Wildlife & Fisheries, more Bayoubuzz
Gov. John Bel Edwards made an announcement of appointments to boards and commission including Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission, Louisiana ...
$50,000 Powerball ticket sold in New Orleans metro. Here's where. NOLA.com
A Powerball ticket sold in Belle Chasse is worth $50,000 in Saturday's drawing, Louisiana Lottery officials announced Monday (April 8). (Stock image via ...
Where does the the $2 per lottery ticket bought in Louisiana go? WWLTV.com
NEW ORLEANS – Lottery fever has gripped Louisiana the rest of the country. But while people are snatching up $2 tickets and dreaming of spending their ...
$50,000 unclaimed Powerball ticket sold in Louisiana set to expire Monday KLFY
The holder of the winning ticket has until 5 p.m. Monday to claim the prize, subject to the Lottery's hours of operation.
Elections 2018: Louisiana voters to consider fantasy sports gaming KSLA
Fantasy sports gambling is illegal in Louisiana. But come Nov. 6, voters will get the opportunity to consider making it legal in their parish. And that has battle lines ...
Jackpot! $136,000 lottery ticket sold on West Bank. Here's where. NOLA.com
A lottery ticket sold in Belle Chasse won the jackpot in Saturday's Easy 5 drawing, Louisiana Lottery officials said Monday morning (Nov. 19). The ticket is worth ...
Louisiana Lottery players win millions in December www.brproud.com
It was a good month for many who played the Louisiana Lottery.
$10,000 MegaMillions lottery ticket sold in New Orleans. Here's where. NOLA.com
A Mega Millions lottery ticket sold in New Orleans East is worth $10,000 in Tuesday drawing, Louisiana Lottery officials said Wednesday morning (March 6). 0.
Fantasy sports betting vote has 'high stakes' Bossier Press-Tribune Online
Next Tuesday, Louisiana voters will decide parish-by-parish if they want to let fantasy sports fans compete for cash prizes. The vote, seen by some lawmakers as ...
Texas Casino Bill Introduced, Would Permit 12 Destination Resort... Casino.Org News
A Texas casino bill that would allow as many as 12 destination resort gaming venues to be built throughout the state has been introduced in Austin.
Jonesboro man wins over $1,000,000 from the Louisiana Lottery MyArkLaMiss
BATON ROUGE, La. - (9/19/2018) A Jonesboro man won over $1,000,000 from the Louisiana Lottery. In a press release from the Lottery, they say Terald Reese ...
Maurice resident claims $1 Million Powerball prize KATC Lafayette News
Maurice resident Melvin Ray Young became the Louisiana Lottery's latest millionaire after claiming a $1 million Powerball match-5 prize he won during the April ...
Did you buy a $200,000 winning scratch-off ticket in St. Bernard Parish? NOLA.com
The $200000 scratch-off ticket is one of two big winners announced Thursday in Louisiana.
The Missing Millions: Some States Are Still Waiting for the Gambling Windfall ProPublica
Several states, hoping for financial windfalls, quickly legalized sports betting after a U.S. Supreme Court ruling laid the groundwork in May 2018. So far, revenue ...
How would Mississippi's lottery differ from Louisiana? A focus on roads, not education The Advocate
Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant is expected to sign a bill that would allow a lottery in Mississippi, but earnings earmarked for the state will be spent differently than in ...
Two Louisiana lottery players win large as Powerball jackpot continues to swell WDSU New Orleans
As the Powerball jackpot continues to swell, another player in Louisiana is waking up a lot richer this week. Wednesday's drawing partially matched a ticket sold ...
Louisiana Man Wins Double In Lottery Jackpot Due To Printing Error 94.7 The Wave
By Reanna HilarioWINNER WINNER, CHICKEN DINNER!
A $1.7 million lotto ticket sold in Metairie is still unclaimed NOLA.com
The owner of a $1,794,807 winning Lotto ticket sold in Metairie in June has yet to claim their prize. The ticket sold on June 6 at the International Market on Barron ...
Turkey lottery hunt deadline nears | Louisiana Outdoors The Advocate
With most big-game and waterfowl seasons nearing their final days, springtime hunts are around the corner and it's time for turkey hunters to consider sending in ...
$100k lottery ticket sold in Zachary WAFB
Someone is $100000 richer after purchasing a scratch-off from a grocery store.
Which stores sell the most valuable winning lottery tickets in northeast Louisiana? Knoe.com
These 10 stores sold the most valuable winning tickets over the last fiscal year.
Searching For Clues About Which States Will Pass New Sports Betting Bills In 2019 Legal Sports Report
Congress will go back into session this week and state legislatures throughout the country will follow shortly thereafter. When they do, legal sports betting will ...
Arkansas, Louisiana Voters to Decide on Legal Sports Betting, DFS SportsHandle.com
Arkansas voters on Tuesday will have the opportunity to legalize sports betting while Louisiana voters will consider legalizing daily fantasy games.
Legalized sports betting unlikely in 3 largest states Chicago Tribune
A 50-state review of sports gambling legislation by The Associated Press reveals that legalization efforts are nonexistent or very unlikely to happen in the ...
Mega Millions and Powerball manipulated the odds to create monster jackpots NOLA.com
The $900 millions Mega Millions jackpot is second largest in U.S. lottery history.
Unclaimed: $10,000 Mega Millions prize, ticket sold in West Monroe area Knoe.com
WEST MONROE, La. (KNOE) - Someone in the West Monroe area could be sitting on $10,000. According to the Louisiana Lottery, a Mega Millions ticket sold in ...
Powerball jackpot is now at $750 million — the fourth largest in US history Bangor Daily News
The pot for the multistate lottery is now at $750 million, swollen with the hopes and dreams of millions who purchase tickets for the biweekly drawings.. Maine ...
Unclaimed Louisiana Lottery prize set to expire in a month. KLFY
There's less than one month to claim a $237344 Louisiana Prize.
Unclaimed $1 million Powerball ticket nears its expiration date New York Post
A winning $1 million Powerball ticket sold by the Louisiana Lottery in August at a convenience store in New Orleans is set to expire at 5 p.m. Thursday, nearly six ...
The bad bet: How Illinois bet on video gambling and lost Chicago Sun-Times
Legalizing video poker and slots was supposed to generate billions of dollars for the state of Illinois. After a decade, that hasn't happened. Yet now legislators ...
Legality of hemp-based CBD unclear in Louisiana Daily Comet
At Brew Ha Ha, the colorful coffee shop next to Baton Rouge's Capital Heights neighborhood, a pastry case recently displayed a peculiar, $6.50 chocolate chip ...
Sports betting is now legal in several states. Many others are watching from the sidelines. NBCNews.com
Three months after the Supreme Court overturned a law prohibiting states from legalizing sports betting, a few states have begun accepting wagers.
Powerball rolls over to $68 million -- $1 million winner in Louisiana Magnoliareporter
No grand prize ticket was sold for Wednesday's Powerball lottery.
Winning lottery ticket sold in Springhill Minden Press-Herald
Social Media was all a-flutter Sunday after it was revealed that a winning Louisiana Lottery Lotto ticket was sold in Springhill. Springhill Main Street Coordinator ...
Rep. Joe Deshotel pushing for casino gambling in 5 Texas counties KTRK-TV
GALVESTON, Texas (KTRK) -- Gambling in Galveston County has been a debated issue for decades that could become a reality if one state legislator can ...
Mega Millions ticket sold in Houma wins $1 million WGNO New Orleans
HOUMA - A $1 million winning lottery ticket for last night's Mega Millions drawing was sold in Houma. The winning ticket was sold at Savanne Food & Gas on ...
$2M Carencro lottery winner bought a used car; now he's going on 'My Lottery Dream Home' The Advocate
The past nine months have been equal parts exciting and stressful for Anthony Colligan, who won $2 million in June through the Louisiana Lottery Powerball.
New Orleans mini mart worker finds out on wife's birthday he won $800K jackpot WDSU New Orleans
A New Orleans cashier went to work one morning last week to find out he had the winning ticket for an $800000 Louisiana Lottery jackpot.
Gambling On The Ballot: Arkansas And Louisiana Voters Deciding Future Of Sports Betting And DFS Forbes
Voters in Louisiana and Arkansas, two of the nation's horse racing hotbeds, could decide on the future of legalized sports betting and daily fantasy sports in their ...
Youngsville area popping up with big lottery jackpot winning tickets KLFY
Circle-K, located at 3900 Verot School Rd., sold the winning ticket.
$10,000 Mega Millions ticket sold in Ponchatoula WWLTV.com
The Louisiana Lottery Corporation reports that a Mega Millions ticket sold at the Carwash Depot on W. Pine Street is now worth $10000.
The Power 15: Ranking States In Order Of Their Odds Of Legalizing Sports Betting In 2019 SportsHandle.com
A team of eight industry experts evaluates and ranks states by their likelihood of passing sports betting legislation in 2019.
All NWLA parishes, except Sabine, vote to legalize fantasy sports betting KSLA
Voters in eight of the nine parishes in the ArkLaTex voted to legalize fantasy sports gambling like DraftKings and FanDuel in Tuesday's election.
Police Investigate Multiple 'Suspicious' Fires at Historically Black Louisiana Churches TIME
Investigators are looking into a string of “suspicious” fires at historically black churches in Louisiana.
Deputy's Son Charged for Fire of Louisiana Black Churches TIME
Holden Matthews, the son of a deputy and a white man, was charged with arson for setting 3 black churches on fire in Louisiana.
Plaquemine woman wins $425K Lotto jackpot WAFB
A Plaquemine woman is celebrating after winning the October 3 $425000 Lotto jackpot, according to the Louisiana Lottery Corporation.
Baton Rouge, New Orleans area Business Briefs for April 7, 2019 The Advocate
A Diversity in Energy event is being held at 11:30 a.m. April 15 in the State Capitol Rotunda at 900 North Third St. in Baton Rouge. The purpose of this inclusive ...