Members of the Board of Elementary and Secondary Education are asking for a tally of the participation rate and will decide later whether the "opt-outs" are so widespread that they want to take some action.
Hundreds of historians from all over the country have descended on Lafayette this week for the annual conference of the Louisiana Historical Association, bringing with them a wealth of knowledge on both the traditional and rarely tread histories of our state.
They join Kendrick Lamar, Mary J. Blige, Erykah Badu, comedian Kevin Hart, Common and Trombone Shorty, among others, on its main stage at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans over the annual Fourth of July weekend.
The red carpet in Hollywood wasn’t the only one that rolled out for the Oscars Feb. 22. Ruffino’s on the River hosted a glam affair complete with red carpet, sparkling table décor and a wine dinner fit for an award.