Sunday Jun 16
Tulane receives commitment from Ville Platte tight end Kendall Ardoin
In late March, Tulane was the first school to offer Ville Platte tight end Kendall Ardoin .
The Town Talk
Our View: Momentum the focus at LSU-Alexandria
Here's something we all can agree on: It's a very tough time to be in the business of higher education.
Lafayette bishop ordains six priests
The Diocese of Lafayette Bishop Michael Jarrell ordained six priests during a Mass Saturday at the Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist.
Juneteenth program celebrates emancipation
This year's Juneteenth program, which celebrates the end of slavery in the United States, will be held Saturday in Opelousas.
The Daily Advertiser
Six to be ordained as priests on Saturday
Six men will be ordained as Roman Catholic priests Saturday at St. John the Evangelist Cathedral.
Smiley: A column is born
Back in 1979 a gruff old Advocate editor looked out across the newsroom, saw a cub reporter pounding out a story on a battered old Underwood typewriter, and yelled, "Come over here, kid!" When the industrious youngster approached his desk, eager for his next assignment, the editor, chewing on his unlit cigar, said, "Lad, I like your style.
Foreign language immersion expansion bill passes Louisiana House
A French sign hangs on the door of foreign-language immersion program at J.C. Ellis Elementary School in Metairie.
WAFB-TV Baton Rouge
Judges and breakaway school district discussed at Capitol
Lawmakers voted against changing a Louisiana law for judges Monday morning and the fate of the Southeast Baton Rouge School District is now on hold.
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Grant Helps Small Road to Handle Its Large Responsibility
When the rains fell, the problems started for drivers on Rixby Manual Road, a connecting street between two highways north of Ville Platte, the seat of this south-central Louisiana parish.
Bill to end mandatory retirement for judges moves to House floor
Mandatory retirement for Louisiana's judges would end if a constitutional amendment passed in committee is ultimately approved by lawmakers and voters.