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Louisiana’s colleges will move to full virtual after Thanksgiving

Most of Louisiana’s colleges and universities will move to full virtual classes and not report to traditional classrooms after the Thanksgiving holidays due to...

Governor not prepared to fire anyone over LSU sexual misconduct scandal...

Gov. John Bel Edwards on Thursday said he would not call for the terminations of any LSU administrators yet in the wake of a...

School districts affected by Hurricanes Laura, Delta revise their academic calendar

The Calcasieu and Cameron parish school boards announced updated academic calendars that would extend their school year to make up for time lost due...
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LSU hires law firm to review sexual misconduct policies after negative...

LSU officials announced they have hired a law firm to conduct an independent review of its sexual misconduct policies in the wake of a...

Louisiana commerce board approves tax exemption for Folger despite allegation that...

The Louisiana Board of Commerce and Industry on Friday approved $220 million of single-year industrial tax exemptions, including 13 exemptions for Folger Coffee Company...

Calcasieu Parish reopens 66 public schools after Hurricane Laura

More than two months after Hurricane Laura, a Category 4 storm that heavily damaged 74 Calcasieu Parish public schools, the school board has reopened...

Louisiana’s constitutional amendment results

The following table contains the unofficial election results of seven Louisiana constitutional amendments as of 11:59 p.m. Tuesday. At that time, all but one...

Medical marijuana won’t be allowed in Louisiana schools anytime soon

A bill that would have required BESE to study the feasibility of allowing medical marijuana to be provided at schools and prescribe rules and...

Louisiana high school football stadiums can now seat fans at 50...

High school sports stadiums in some parishes can operate at 50 percent capacity starting Friday, Gov. John Bel Edwards said during a Thursday afternoon...

Bill addressing discipline in virtual classrooms is changed to cover only...

A bill that would have given the right to a hearing to all Louisiana students who are suspended or recommended for expulsion for an...

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