Gov. Bobby Jindal’s administration raised questions Tuesday whether Superintendent of Education John White is dividing his department’s contracts into smaller pieces to sidestep oversight and public bid requirements.
Dec. 17, 2014 09:24
Rob Maness, a Republican who ran an unsuccessful, tea party-backed campaign for the U.S. Senate earlier this year, isn’t leaving politics.
Dec. 17, 2014 04:20
Shortfalls in potato supplies mean no supersizing of French fries in Japan; Pennsylvania gunman found dead; Pakistan school shooting leaves nearly 150 dead; and more national and international news for Wednesday, December 17, 2014.
Dec. 16, 2014 07:58
Should Democrats dump Dixie? DEC 17 Blogger Bob Mann gives his two cents on the question being discussed among tight-pants-bushy-beard-hat-on-in-the-house northern liberals who were disgusted by Mary's defeat. In a round-about way, he's seeking to remind them that the pendulum always swings back. Must-read story about Janzen Jackson DEC 17 This post on Vice Sports is an in-depth look at the life of Janzen Jack
Dec. 16, 2014 02:06
In the latest post on his blog, the New Orleans investigative reporter almost sounds like he’s ready to quit out of frustration with the staggering level of corruption we in Louisiana have become so depressingly blasé about.
Dec. 16, 2014 09:09
Drew Brees saw a different attitude, noticed a better vibe this time.
Dec. 16, 2014 09:06
State lawmakers will have their Christmas party at the Capitol this week, and many of them won’t have to pay out of pocket for their travel costs to attend the festivities.
Dec. 16, 2014 12:44
Questionable hiring practices could mean close to 30 officers of the Crowley Police Department have been wearing the badge illegitimately since around 2008.
Dec. 15, 2014 03:07
Two members of City-Parish President Joey Durel’s team are moving up within Lafayette Consolidated Government.
Dec. 15, 2014 02:01
In recent weeks, the solidarity movement sparked by the police killings of Michael Brown and Eric Garner has spread to cities across the country; it finally hit Lafayette over the weekend with a march protesting the rise in excessive force incidents involving police.
Should Democrats dump Dixie? DEC 17 Blogger Bob Mann gives his two cents on the question being discussed among tight-pants-bushy-beard-hat-on-in-the-house northern liberals who were disgusted by Mary's defeat. In a round-about way, he's seeking to remind them that the pendulum always swings back. Must-read story about Janzen Jackson DEC 17 This post on Vice Sports is an in-depth look at the life of Janzen Jack

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