March 8, 2017 01:03 PM
But kudos to the BESE for beating back calls to fortify anti-evolution instruction in public school science classes ...
March 7, 2017 03:06 PM
He was supposed to perform 173 hours of community service for contempt of court. He evidently hasn’t lifted a finger to comply, and Judge Jules Edwards wants to know what’s up ...
March 6, 2017 04:34 PM
The school superintendent characterized the .5 cent, 10-year tax dedicated to facility improvements as “something reasonable that has a chance of getting voters to accept.” ...
March 3, 2017 02:55 PM
The district attorney in Rapides Parish says he’s surprised by objections to a training session targeting Jihadist terrorists for area law enforcement ...
March 2, 2017 10:54 AM
Yes, March is the final print issue of The Independent. And a renewed focus on what we do best ...
March 2, 2017 10:34 AM
Standing up to Donald Trump and the right-wing agenda he enables has united and emboldened liberals, even here in deep-red Lafayette ...
March 1, 2017 04:32 PM
Ricky would definitely have some kind of smart-ass remark at the ready if he saw how much fuss folks are making about his untimely death ...
Feb. 21, 2017 11:19 AM
In fact, in spite of an executive order by the governor last summer, the un-elected board in Baton Rouge that hands out corporate welfare in Louisiana gave away more last year than ever before ...
Feb. 17, 2017 12:06 AM
The Times-Pic columnist and LSU prof says what we’ve been thinking: Louisiana’s Republican congressional delegation cowers before Trump ...
Feb. 15, 2017 03:39 PM
"Sing It: The David Egan Songbook" will be a mini tour in March featuring an all-star cast performing David Egan's spectacular songs — and raising money for his eponymous fund ...

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