5. 7 oilfield songs you won’t hear on the radio
…Here is a list of seven oil-related folk songs. Some you may recognize right away, while others may have been lost with time. At least now, the next time I hit up a jam session, I can bring a slice of the black gold reality with me. Check out all the jams here.
4.Jobs forecast bright for Louisiana
The Baton Rouge and New Orleans areas can expect the largest job gains for 2015-16. Read more after the click.
3.Louisiana earns its first LNG project
Parallax, which was created by former UK-based BG Group PLC COO Martin Houston, will begin its Live Oak LNG project in Louisiana. Executives hope to finalize the project in November, and these are the only details Houston would reveal. Read more here.
2. Anadarko pushes progress in East Texas, Eagle Ford
Anadarko Petroleum Corp. is staking new claims in East Texas with plans to drill over 500 new wells across the region. Teaming up with KKR & Co., this is a major expansion for the company in a region where they were once highly productive. Read more about the new ventures here.
1. Authorities working to learn why baby was abandoned at Houston post office
A 2-month-old baby was found abandoned at a post office in southwest Houston on Wednesday morning, and now a man claiming to be the infant’s father has stepped forward. Read the full coverage here.