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$56.6 million: UL Lafayette celebrates historic fundraising year

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LPSS Recognized for Excellence in Financial Reporting

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Academy Of The Sacred Heart Celebrates 200 Years

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UL Lafayette’s College of Liberal Arts Celebrates Centennial

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College students reported record high marijuana use

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Acadiana School Changes Due to Nicholas

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U.S. News & World Report Grades UL Lafayette Among Nation’s ‘Best’

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Thirteen Lafayette Chick-fil-A Team Members Awarded $30,000 in Scholarships

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School Bus Shortage causes Transportation Issues for Students

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LPSS Releases Statement on Transportation Issues Schools Have Been Facing

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Lafayette High School and S.J Montgomery Placed on Temporary Lockdown; Lockdown Lifted

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Investigation into Online Racial Slurs Leads to Resignation of Ossun Educator

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UL Lafayette to resume classes Tuesday

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Covid Outbreak in School

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Port Barre Middle and High School to Turn to Virtual Learning After Several Students and Staff Members Test Positive for COVID

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Louisiana Education Board: No Special Meeting on Mask Rules

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UL Lafaytte Football Players Hand Out School Supplies to Area Schools

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Car safety tips to keep in mind this school year

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First Day of School Gone Wrong

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BESE Vice President and District 2 Representative Kira Orange Jones Release Statement on the Adjournment of Mask Mandate Meeting

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Acadiana High School Student Tased and Arrested for Aggravated Assault on a Police Officer Among Other Charges

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St. Martin Parish - Grab & Go Meals Begin Saturday

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Entertainment Workforce Grant Awarded To LSU For Innovative Program In New Media Production

Image for Higgins Announces Additional $15M for Hurricane Recovery Efforts

Higgins Announces Additional $15M for Hurricane Recovery Efforts

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LFT Asks BESE for Waiver to Protect Teachers

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St. James Methodist Church & Kiwanis of New Iberia Give Back to Local Boys & Girls Club

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Louisiana Education Board Made No Decison On Mask Mandate for Schools

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Parents in Lafayette are concerned about crowded buses and long lines at schools

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How do kids feel about learning in person versus at home

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Louisiana Chapter of American Academy of Pediatrics Strongly Endorses Universal Masking in Schools in Letter to Gov. Edwards

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Child Care Assistance Program Opens For Louisiana Critical Hospital Personnel

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Lafayette Personal Injury Firm Announces Scholarship Recipient

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Easy Back To School Breakfast Ideas

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St. Landry Parish Schools to Begin with Staggered Entrance

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Gov. Edwards, La Dept. Health Announce New $100 Cash Vaccine Incentive Program For College Students in Louisiana – Shot For 100

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In person learning in Louisiana

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Lafayette, St. Martin and Vermilion Parish School Systems Announce Saturday Fall Feeding Distribution Plan

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School Supply Shortages Due To COVID-19

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Elbert Guillory's PAC to Provide Back to School Supplies to 200 Families

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Safety tips to keep in mind for bicyclists in Acadiana

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Parents Outraged at Racist Comment Left by Teacher on Social Media

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Back-to-School Tips from Waste Management

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Vermilion Parish School System Will Follow Statewide Mask Mandate

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UL Lafayette Uses Federal COVID-19 Funds to Erase Student Debt

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SOWELA Foundation to Host Flying Tigers Car Show on Saturday, September 18

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Unitech Training Academy Officially Transitions to Hybrid Schedule

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Back to School Giveaway for Military Families of Acadiana

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UL Lafayette Summer Commencement Caps Historic Academic Year

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LPSS Announces Increase in State Test Scores

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United Way Of Acadiana Stuffs The Bus At Home Bank

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LPSS to Provide Free School Meals for the 2021-2022 School Year

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LPSS Releases Guidance Plan for 2021-2022 School Year

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Gov. Edwards Sends Letter to Education Supt. Dr. Cade Brumley Clarifying Temporary Mask Mandate for Louisiana K-12 Schools

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Acadiana parents voice concerns for the upcoming school year

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LSU to Require Proof of Negative COVID-19 Test or Proof of Vaccination for All Students and Employees

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Gifting Grace Project, Acadiana’s Homeless Children Outreach Hold First Annual ‘Pack the Backpack’ Drive

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LPSS Says Students and Staff Will Comply to Governors Mask Mandate

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Back to School: Red Cross Offers 10 Tips to Keep Children Safe as They Make Their Way Back to the Classroom

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Opelousas Backpack Giveaway August 14

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LPSS Announces New Principals Dr. LeBlanc and Ms.White

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Summer P-EBT Program Deadline Today

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St. Landry Parish School Board Partners with Region 4 Office of Public Health and Local Pharmacies to Offer COVID-19 Vaccine

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Covid-19 protocols for upcoming 2021-2022 school year

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UL Lafayette Summer Commencement set for Friday, Aug. 6, at Cajundome

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David Thibodaux STEM Magnet Academy Selected for Pilot Dual Enrollment Program with UL Lafayette College of Engineering

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LPSS Secures Funding for More than 200 New Seats for Children Birth to Age Three

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Volleyball Officials Needed for Upcoming High School Season

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CDC recommends masks for all K-12 students, even those who have been vaccinated

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Summer P-EBT Coming Soon to Louisiana K-12 Students

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UL Lafayette College of Engineering launches its first dual enrollment program

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LSUE Athletics Excels In Classroom, Places 23 On NJCAA All-Academic Team

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University of Louisiana at Lafayette Offers Spelling Bee Champion Zaila Avant-garde a Full-Ride Scholarship

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Lafayette Parish School System Starts August 12th on a A-Day/B-Day Schedule

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Back to School In Acadiana

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Learning Experience Goes Beyond Teaching, Looks at Mindfulness

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United Way Of Acadiana Announces Stuff The Bus Supply Drive

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LDOE Receives $4 Billion To Accelerate Student Learning And Educator Development

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Bell Schedule Announced for 2021-2022 School Year

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UL Lafayette College of Engineering launches state’s first bioengineering concentration

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St. Landry Parish Teacher Job Fair

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BESE President Issues Statement regarding COVID-19-related guidance for 2021-2022 school year

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Vermilion Parish Superintendent Took to Social Media to Clear Up Confusion About Covid Protocols

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Local Louisianians Return to Work In-Person as SchoolMint Re-Opens its Doors

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St. Landry Parish School Board to Host a Summer Career Fair

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LPSS Announces New Principals

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UL Lafayette Education Research Center’s Summer Focus is STEM Disciplines

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Fletcher Technical Community College and Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University Transfer Articulation Agreement

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St.Martin Parish School Board Orders Catahoula Elementary to Close

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Gulf Coast Bank Donates $50,000 for Endowed Scholarship at SLCC

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LPSS Announces New Principal at Acadiana High School

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St Mary Parish Hosts Free Back to School Bash

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Bid to revamp Louisiana school grading system stirs pushback

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St. Martin Parish School Board Summer Feeding Program

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LPSS Announces New Principals at Four Schools

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$3.9B Louisiana school funding formula with raises approved

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Acadiana Workforce Solutions Will Host Two Recruiting Events This Week

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Lafayette Parish School System Hiring K-5 Teachers for Summer

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St. Landry Parish School Board lifts mask mandate for students, staff and visitors; Mask still required on buses

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Lafayette native who went viral for getting over $9 million in scholarships is now paying it forward

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Lafayette Parish School Board Removes Mask Requirement

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