Louisiana Seeks Proposals For Civil Rights Makers

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State officials are looking for suggestions on what to include in the new Louisiana Civil Rights Trail.

The Louisiana Office of Tourism says in a news release that submissions can include sites, "events, persons, activities, stories, or experiences that had a significant impact on the Civil Rights Movement in Louisiana."

Lieutenant Governor Billy Nungesser says the Louisiana Civil Rights Trail will recognize the "stories, people and locations" that played a crucial role in the history of the state and the country.

Suggestions for stops along the trail are due October 1st.

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