June 2, 2016 09:03 AM
"It breaks my heart that we can't be all things to all people. But we’re not dismantling Lafayette High or destroying Lafayette High. We are responsible to the taxpayers, and I think this is an opportunity." ...
Dec. 15, 2015 12:48 AM
A little-known tax credit program could mean big bucks for early childcare, but the Lafayette and Calcasieu biz communities need to act before Dec. 31 ...
Aug. 3, 2015 12:29 AM
As we’ve detailed in the first two parts of this series, selecting the right candidate to succeed Sheriff Mike Neustrom will prove one of the biggest decisions we make this year — one with the most lasting repercussions ...
July 28, 2015 09:04 AM
That’s especially so when it comes to District 4 school board member Tehmi Chassion and his behind-the-scenes antics and never-ending pursuit of control over his alma mater Northside High ...
July 23, 2015 11:56 AM
Despite calls from the community to get it right this time, Judge Ed Rubin stood his ground during Thursday morning’s re-sentencing of Seth Fontenot. ...
July 22, 2015 10:39 AM
Is a one day stay in jail sufficient punishment for a former Iberia Parish deputy for assaulting a handcuffed man? ...
July 21, 2015 09:30 AM
As the community second-guesses and harps over Judge Ed Rubin’s slap-on-the-wrist sentence of Seth Fontenot, we’re overlooking a major slip-up on the part of prosecutors — one that could’ve ensured a minimum of 10 years in prison ...
July 10, 2015 11:43 AM
The local board held an illegal executive session during its June meeting, according to the findings of an investigation by the district attorney’s office ...
July 9, 2015 09:08 AM
Is it not an issue of “great public concern” when an individual entrusted with protecting and serving our community uses hate speech? ...
July 1, 2015 02:10 PM
The alliance is composed of hospitals nationwide that are committed to advancing women’s heart health via a partnership that seeks to ensure that women with heart disease in every community have access to information, education and patient support services ...

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