Feb. 28, 2016 03:20 PM
Four years ago, former Speaker Newt Gingrich, in his campaign for the Republican presidential nomination, spent an afternoon talking with the students and faculty of Louisiana College, a tiny school b ...
Feb. 24, 2016 03:13 PM
Tuesday night’s public discussion about Lafayette’s monument to Gen. Alfred Mouton was civil, cordial even at times, yet reminds us that much of white Lafayette still can’t see the Nathan Bedford Forrest for the trees ...
Feb. 22, 2016 11:27 AM
Which comes first, a Captain Clay run for governor or a reality TV show? ...
Feb. 17, 2016 12:50 PM
An attorney for the United Daughters of the Confederacy warned council members they could face contempt charges and be personally financially responsible if they vote to relocate Downtown’s monument to Jim Crow ...
Feb. 1, 2016 11:42 AM
Lafayette’s dream for converting the 100-acre Horse Farm into a public park got a sizeable boost in early January when Central Park Inc. announced that it raised more than $11 million in 2015 ...
Feb. 1, 2016 11:37 AM
Pretending the grotesque firearm violence that disproportionately affects young black men is not everyone’s problem does a disservice to the ideals that made America great ...
Jan. 6, 2016 11:52 AM
Anyone who values a robust press and the First Amendment that enables it should be wary of Lafayette District Judge Laurie Hulin ...
Jan. 4, 2016 11:20 AM
It’s time for the Louisiana Legislature to exert the independence granted it in the state constitution ...
Jan. 4, 2016 11:20 AM
Lafayette’s economy will get worse in 2016, even as we hope to fund critical needs in public education and infrastructure ...
Dec. 7, 2015 03:29 PM
Joel Robideaux’s reliance on a well-connected lobbying firm to set the table for his tenure as mayor-president deserves a few raised eyebrows ...

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