Nov. 1, 2013 06:00 AM
Opposition - and support, for that matter - to Common Core is forging some unlikely partnerships. RE: By Walter PierceNov. 1, 2013 Uncommon AlliesOpposition - and support, for that matter - to Common Core is forging some unlikely partnerships. In ...
Oct. 1, 2013 06:00 AM
When does LGBT-friendly become overly gay'? We do reader surveys every so often to get a snapshot of who our readers are, what content they prefer, what we're doing right, what we're doing wrong. The results for our most recent survey, conducted over ...
Aug. 9, 2013 06:07 PM
Two high-level administrators with Louisiana State University at Eunice pleaded guilty in federal court Thursday for stealing close to $160,000 in federal grant funds intended for Upward Bound and Student Services projects. Two high-level administrators ...
Aug. 7, 2013 06:41 PM
The ordinance will be back before the council, no doubt, but if it fails again, there's always the "nuclear option." Supporters of a failed ordinance that would have reconvened the 2011 charter commission and ultimately let Lafayette voters ...
Aug. 2, 2013 06:00 AM
Density and infill are about to be the new buzzwords in Lafayette. It's been a hot, humid, frustrating summer for many who give a fig about Lafayette due to the mind-numbing rancor coming from the school board as what has become an obstructionist ...
July 1, 2013 06:00 AM
As cities in the parish struggle to meet costs, parish government treads water. It took me a full hour to shake the palpitations occasioned by agreeing with the tea party folks who stood before the council one recent Tuesday. They were there to oppose ...
June 5, 2013 03:25 PM
Head coach Sean Payton and wide receiver coach Henry Ellard, a former standout NFL receiver himself, will spend the next few months determining whether one of two recent draft choices or a host of undrafted free agents on the roster deserve that ...
June 3, 2013 06:00 AM
Short of busting up consolidated government, which voters resoundingly rejected in 2011, there is a reasonable way to maintain parish unity and grant the city of Lafayette the autonomy every other town in the parish enjoys. Quietly, as other stories ...
April 30, 2013 05:32 PM
If David Primeaux was still molesting children, they need help now - not in 30 years. If David Primeaux was still molesting children, they need help now - not in 30 years. bY wALTER pIERCE The question, "Why now?" has been asked more than once ...
Feb. 28, 2013 08:55 PM
Lafayette has long done the heavy lifting for the parish's overall prosperity, but something has to give. Lafayette has long done the heavy lifting for the parish's overall prosperity, but something has to give. By Walter Pierce Friday, March 1, 2013 That ...

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