Vernon Parish public schools get $18 ...

Vernon Parish public schools get $18 million grant for new elementary at Fort Polk

There are 4 comments on the NOLA.com story from Dec 11, 2012, titled Vernon Parish public schools get $18 million grant for new elementary at Fort Polk. In it, NOLA.com reports that:

The Defense Department announced Tuesday it has awarded an $18 million grant to the Vernon Parish School District, to build a new elementary school at Fort Pol k. The school district will manage the $21.1 million project that includes $3 million in local funds to replace South Fort Polk Elementary School , according a Defense Department press ... (more)

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#1 Dec 11, 2012
About time that the Government spent money where it's really needed . Our children are our future .
fishingman

United States

#2 Dec 11, 2012
Anyone know what was wrong with the present S.Fort School building?
sdmf

Lafayette, LA

#3 Dec 11, 2012
It's old and too small. They're gonna add a grade to the new one, it's gonna be off post by the new VA clinic on 467.

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#5 Dec 20, 2012
What are they building on post next to the R/R tracks on Hwy.467?
sdmf wrote:
It's old and too small. They're gonna add a grade to the new one, it's gonna be off post by the new VA clinic on 467.

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