Garrett Dupre, a 17-year-old senior at Ascension Episcopal School, aced the ACT exam, one of only five students in the state to score a perfect 36 during the 2007-2008 testing period.
More impressive is that Dupre is among the 162 students out of 410,000 nationally who took the test in June and got a perfect score.
Ascension Episcopal School has a temporary facility at 210 S. Morgan St. in Broussard (in the First Baptist Church) and is scheduled to relocate to its new high school in Youngsville's Sugar Mill Pond later this year.
Is it a crime for citizens to photograph, video, or take notes of a police officer in the line of duty, or a right protected by the First Amendment of the U.S. Constitution? Locally, such activity, as witnessed recently, will at the very least result in a night spent behind bars.
David Calhoun and Elizabeth “EB” Brooks are the first two employees of Lafayette Central Park Inc., the nonprofit charged with turning Lafayette Consolidated Government’s 100-acre Johnston Street Horse Farm property into a passive public park. Calhoun was named executive director, and Brooks is director of planning and design.
Episcopal School of Acadiana’s Dr. Joshua Caffery, chair of the school’s English Department, is headed to Washington, D.C., and the Library of Congress as the latest winner of the Alan Lomax Fellowship in Folklife Studies.