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November 8, 2018

School Desk

Department of Education releases performance results for K-12 schools

NEW ORLEANS (AP) – More of Louisiana’s publicly funded early childhood education programs provided care and instruction last school year that promotes kindergarten readiness, state education officials said Thursday as they rolled out the latest data aimed at demonstrating how well schools and pre-school programs are preparing children for their next level of education.


Cajuns set to face off with no. 6 Tennessee Friday

The Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns men’s basketball team hits the road for the first time during the 2018-19 season when it faces sixth-ranked Tennessee in a 6 p.m., CST contest at Thompson-Boling Arena.

Facility for veterans opens in Opelousas

New Beginnings in Opelousas opened its Hero Program, focused on helping veterans and families. Thursday, New Beginnings held an open house of their treatment facility

LSU’s quarterback question: What about Myles Brennan?

(KATC) — In his first five games as LSU’s starting quarterback, Joe Burrow could seemingly do nothing wrong. The Ohio State grad transfer went a perfect 5-0 to start the 2018 season, throwing six touchdowns and zero interceptions.

Occasionally wet and shifting to Fall…Winter temperatures next week

After seeing 80s Wednesday, and 70 degrees Thursday, big changes are in store for Acadiana with readings in the 50s for highs Friday into the weekend. A strong cool front will push through the area Friday morning, and with it and in its wake, expect periods of rain from the morning into the afternoon hours.

2nd Annual Noel Acadien au Village Public First Look

LARC’s Acadian Village will host its 2nd annual Noel Acadien au Village Public First Look on Sunday November 25th, 2018 from 5:30pm-9pm. Tickets for this all inclusive event are currently on sale for $28 per person, children 2 and under get in free.

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PICTURES: Lafayette Holi Festival

PICTURES: Lafayette Holi Festival

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