Wednesday Feb 19
Assumption joins MFP formula lawsuit
The Assumption Parish School Board voted 8-1 on Wednesday to join a lawsuit filed by St. John the Baptist Parish's board challenging the state's per-pupil Minimum Foundation Program, or MFP, funding formula.
Some area roads, bridges closed due to ice
Road closures due to ice began early Tuesday across south Louisiana. Updated information about road conditions is available at http://www.511la.org or by calling 511.
Belle Rose man booked on drug counts
After getting a tip about a possible drug deal in Labadieville, Assumption Parish sheriff's deputies on Thursday stopped a vehicle traveling towards Napoleonville, finding marijuana and other narcotics with a street value of approximately $4,000.