It’s official: The Lafayette Parish School Board’s investigation of Superintendent Pat Cooper gets rolling this week.

Sen. Page Cortez’s bill to stop charter schools from getting dedicated tax revenues from the Lafayette Parish School System should have been an easy sell to his fellow lawmakers, but there was one problem: the number assigned to his bill also happened to be what the Bible calls the “number of the beast.”

A batch of big-budget films is set to be shot in Louisiana over the summer as the state's investment in a tax credit program draws cost-conscious producers.

"Allowing an individual to override court decisions and violate local and state laws in order to retain possession of a dangerous wild animal invites other would-be big exotic cat owners to come forward requesting their own exemptions to state and local laws."

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The GOP pulled out all the stops with an all-star cast of crazy for Thursday’s kick-off of the three-day Republican Leadership Conference in New Orleans.

On average, Louisiana women make 67 cents for every $1 men make, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

"Geaux Cajuns" is now more than just a rallying cry at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. Now, it's also a registered trademark.

A legal challenge to a law requiring abortion physicians to have admitting privileges at nearby hospitals is under way in the Badger State.

I can no longer remain quiet in light of this decision by the LHA and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development to pay out public funds on a frivolous lawsuit.

Thanks to heavy rains and possible flooding, Lafayette Parish School System officials are calling it a day.

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Though the Lafayette Parish School System has a chief financial officer, who’s also an accountant, the school board is once again trying to take the budget process into its own hands.

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