Tuesday Mar 4
Breaux Bridge shifts third grade, sixth grade to new schools
About $7 million in work will get underway in the next year to prepare the campuses of Breaux Bridge Primary and Breaux Bridge Junior High for the addition of new grade levels on their campuses as part of St. Martin Parish's plan to balance enrollment in schools.
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Festival International announces Friday lineup
Performers for Friday, April 25, are: Tuba Skinny, Orkestar Zirkonium, and Imam Baildi on Scene Lafayette General Health; La Santa Cecilia, Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars and Tinariwen on Scene Stabil Drill; local favorites Johanna Divine, Pine Leaf Boys, and Chubby Carrier and the Bayou Swamp Band Official Site on Scene Chevron; Soul Express ... (more)
Mother pleads guilty in baby's death
A 30-year-old Baton Rouge woman avoided a possible life prison term by pleading guilty to manslaughter and cruelty charges in the death of her infant daughter, whose body was found in the back of a garbage truck in 2002.