Lawmaker says Jindal, Legislature doesna t prioritize higher education
People inside and outside Louisiana have the right to question whether the state has a commitment to higher education, state Rep. John Bel Edwards said Thursday.
Tangipahoa board rejects two charter applications
The board shot down applications for Life Preparatory Academy and Hammond Charter Academy.
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Detectives searching for missing man
Authorities are looking for an Amite man who has been missing for three weeks. Rosendo Alegria, 28, has not contacted friends, family or co-workers.
Second suspect arrested in Alicia's Food Mart robbery
Tangipahoa Parish sheriff's deputies arrested a second man in the September armed robbery of a Ponchatoula food store, the Sheriff's Office said.
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State lawmakers clashed Monday with education leaders over the value of Louisiana joining a national push to improve public schools.