April 21, 2015 09:43 AM
Just when it seemed like Northside High had finally attained the necessary stability so vital to its long-awaited turnaround, it all suddenly came to a screeching halt last month ...
April 16, 2015 12:01 PM
Drew Landry’s going to be fine. You’ll hear about this in a song soon enough ...
April 16, 2015 10:15 AM
Mike Neustrom proved brains could be more effective than brawn, and after 15 years and four terms, he’s preparing to leave behind one of the most progressive sheriff’s offices in the state. That's why picking the right successor is paramount ...
April 13, 2015 10:11 AM
A few weeks ago, on the coat tails of The Advocate's request, I sent Thomas Enright, Bobby Jindal’s executive counsel, an identical public records request: I also wanted any and all e-mails the governor had sent and received on his account, the same ...
April 9, 2015 02:26 PM
The Ind is giving some away as part of an online sweepstakes and those who can afford to are snapping them up, but some see Festival International’s new (VIP) Festival Pass program as a violation of the egalitarian spirit of the annual event ...
April 7, 2015 11:12 AM
Newbie GOP state rep and culture warrior Mike Johnson of Bossier City wants to one-up the Hoosier State ­— at the risk of Louisiana’s $5 billion-per-year tourism industry ...
April 6, 2015 12:44 AM
In a place where drive-thru daiquiris are legal and guns are loosely regulated, it seems silly that buying and selling something as natural as raw milk is criminal ...
April 1, 2015 01:09 PM
Right now it’s Boudreaux vs. Thierry in District 24, but for real excitement don’t count incumbent Elbert Guillory out just yet ...
April 1, 2015 09:52 AM
In a new column in the Baton Rouge Business Report, Publisher Rolfe McCollister seems to question whether it is ethical for an LSU faculty member to criticize, in print, the university for which he or she works ...
March 27, 2015 04:13 PM
Or, Animal Lovers Unite, because if you care about Lafayette Parish’s population of stray pets, you’ll vote in favor of the tax-consolidation plan ...

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