July 2, 2014 08:17 PM
I knew the merits of the Ambassador Town Center proposal were in question when the best defense proponents could muster was the Tea Party was against it. Trust me when I say finding myself on the same side of an issue with muttering cranks like former ...
July 1, 2014 10:30 AM
The Lafayette Parish School Board proved at a June 26 budget meeting it is willing to soak students and teachers before giving an inch to Superintendent Pat Cooper. Photos by Robin May Board president Hunter Beasley, left ...
June 24, 2014 07:31 PM
Surveys sent out to thousands of employees in the Lafayette Parish School System to gauge their opinions on student-teacher ratios and a 2002 tax fund hit a few snags, prompting a number of crazy theories aimed at Superintendent Pat Cooper. Surveys ...
June 20, 2014 06:39 PM
A majority of Lafayette Parish School Board members are dead-set on destroying the school system - content to watch it burn while they are no longer in office. A majority of Lafayette Parish School Board members are dead-set on destroying the school ...
June 19, 2014 07:48 PM
This year's evaluation of Superintendent Pat Cooper was an exercise in futility, nothing more than a tool for some LPSB members to pave the way for his termination. This year's evaluation of Superintendent Pat Cooper was an exercise in futility, nothing ...
June 17, 2014 06:30 PM
What's more important: a bonus paycheck for teachers or saving about 150 teaching jobs at at-risk schools of the Lafayette Parish School System? What's more important: a bonus paycheck for teachers or saving about 150 teaching jobs at at-risk schools ...
June 16, 2014 08:45 PM
This guy represents - William F. Buckley Jr. wherefore art thou! - the paranoid, know-nothing wing of the GOP, and mainline Republicans should be fed up. Zach Dasher has two things going for him in his newly announced bid to become a congressman ...
June 12, 2014 09:39 PM
Corporations don't vote in elections; people vote. And as such, it's completely reasonable to limit the influence that corporations may exert in political campaigns. Four years ago, an otherwise dull case concerning a pay-per-view documentary about ...
June 12, 2014 08:30 PM
The anti-charter school contingency can blame charters for the system's financial crisis till it's blue in the face. But that won't change the facts. Lafayette Charter Renaissance Academy The anti-charter school contingency ...
June 6, 2014 04:19 PM
Mark Allen Babineaux doesn't like Superintendent Cooper's turnaround plan so much that he's willing to violate state and federal laws to gut it. It was like a tale of two cities Thursday night for Lafayette Parish School System. LPSB ...

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