May 2, 2014 09:30 AM
Studies show that parent involvement is directly tied to student achievement. For the Lafayette Parish School System, parent involvement is an important component of Superintendent Pat Cooper's Turnaround Plan, but for the most part has been largely ...
May 1, 2014 04:33 PM
Newsy bits for the fam Celebrate lifeThe cancer died this week for Lafayette's Bennett Coleman. The 21-month-old boy so very many prayed for as he battled cancer will be celebrated Saturday ...
May 1, 2014 12:00 PM
INDfamily honors Lafayette Parish School System's Students of the Year Madison TrottiBroussard Middle, fifth gradeDaughter of Chad and Denise Trotti Top honors at school:Student of the Year, BMS spelling bee champion, outstanding ...
April 30, 2014 03:05 PM
Concepts for design being unveiled now, but your input is still needed. Lafayette Central Park's "It's My Park!" campaign continues throughout April and May with community forums focusing on visual preferences of the park, as well as final ...
April 30, 2014 12:00 PM
INDfamily honors Lafayette Parish School System's Students of the Year Madison DronetYoungsville Middle, fifth gradeDaughter of Kenneth and Wendy Dronet Top school honors:5th grader of the year at Youngsville Middle, 4-H officer ...
April 30, 2014 10:36 AM
The many roles of motherhood I've never been great at actually talking about myself without being prompted by specific questions. So when Amanda asked me to be a contributing blogger for IND family, I was both ecstatic and then panicked when ...
April 29, 2014 08:08 PM
See the faces of this year's honorees Each year the Lafayette Parish School System selects its top students to be honored as students of the year. Here are the faces of this year's honorees and the schools they represent. Read more about these students ...
April 29, 2014 12:00 PM
INDfamily honors Lafayette Parish School System's Students of the Year Kori-Kate ComeauxDavid Thibodeaux STEM Magnet Academy, eighth gradeDaughter of Michele and Cory Comeaux What top honors have you received at school?I was the ...
April 28, 2014 02:57 PM
This is not a test. This is life. For a couple of months now I hear the voice of God asking "what do you believe?" When I quote scripture, when I pray, when I face the obstacles of life - my voice speaks the truth. "Yes, I hear your words. But ...
April 28, 2014 12:00 PM
INDfamily honors Lafayette Parish School System's Students of the Year Kelsey DoucetteScott Middle, fifth gradeDaughter of Cory Doucette and Heather Hebert Top honors at school:Principal's list all year in the third grade, president ...

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