The state Republican Party is threatening legal action against some two dozen Louisiana television stations for airing an attack ad against Congressman Bill Cassidy, R-Baton Rouge.

As expected, Gov. Bobby Jindal took steps Wednesday to pull Louisiana from Common Core testing, but Superintendent of Education John White says the new academic standards will remain in place for the upcoming school year.

If approved by voters, the sales tax would be dedicated to the airport project and would only last for eight months — from April 1 to Nov. 30 of next year.

Artmosphere carouse NEWER*That’s what a jubilant owner was proclaiming Monday morning before bringing receipts to BR; the state, however, is still reviewing the evidence. Fingers crossed, y'all.

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"In the end I'm sure they'll see ... The city marshal will be me."

It’s a fever swamp of federal bogeymen and communist-takeover conspiracies. Just read the group’s recent letter to Gov. Bobby Jindal.

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The Lafayette Regional Airport Commission finally got the ammunition it needed last week to force the resignation of longtime Aviation Director Greg Roberts.

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With the Crowley Police Department’s arrests of Theresa Richard — both incidents because she was video recording officers in the line of duty — the Photography is Not a Crime guys were in town recently for an interview with a former police officer.

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Lafayette criminal defense attorney Bill Goode appeared in federal court for a sanctions hearing Wednesday for his behind-the-scenes role in the Curious Goods conspiracy case.

A quixotic petition seeking the recall of Gov. Bobby Jindal — not we wouldn’t love to see it happen, only that it never will before the end of 2015 — is getting a head of steam on the interwebs.

Lafayette Parish School Board members cited closing the the achievement gap, raising test scores and lowering the drop-out rate as some of their priorities for the upcoming school year.

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