July 29, 2016 12:06 AM
Let us watch and see whether a man who invoked the word “transparency” will simply do the right thing and release the names of sex abusing priests that his four predecessors have wrongfully shielded from the public ...
July 21, 2016 11:27 AM
He showed us our best selves with a full-throated roar ...
July 11, 2016 01:43 PM
Lafayette Parish needs more services and supports for individuals with mentally illness that deflect them from the criminal justice system and into appropriate interventions before they commit serious and sometimes violent crimes ...
June 7, 2016 11:21 AM
Lafayette deserves the best chief of police that can be found, whether black or white ...
May 10, 2016 03:01 PM
With the financial costs unknown, benefits hypothetical, and harm to Lafayette High guaranteed, it’s incumbent upon the school board to justify these drastic changes with educationally sound reasoning ...
April 4, 2016 09:37 AM
Our staff tries hard, but adult jails cannot prepare 17-year-olds for success ...
March 10, 2016 11:26 AM
I hope and believe we can and will unite as a community behind moving the statue to a museum where full and accurate historical truth can finally be told ...
Dec. 4, 2015 02:08 PM
No winning candidate in the Nov. 21 statewide runoff election got more than 20 percent of the eligible vote in Louisiana ...
Nov. 9, 2015 01:43 PM
When we enlisted to serve our country in the military, no one ever asked if we were Republicans or Democrats. ... we cared far more about the combat readiness of the men to our right and left than if their politics leaned in either direction ...
Oct. 9, 2015 12:32 PM
It is time to re-evaluate this ‘Big Box’ approach and put education back in the hands of parents and educators ...

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