Due to the inclement weather, the Lafayette High School production of "Into the Woods" is cancelled Friday night as well.
Producer and Vocal Director Holly Grefe-Andrus says the Broadway musical will go on as scheduled Saturday night. An extra performance of the musical will be performed Monday February 7... more »
Three of the commissioners ousted from the Lafayette Housing authority say they're back on the job and they planned on holding their next meeting today. But the special board of commissioners meeting was canceled after the Housing Authority failed to get a quorum. Three members showed up, but they needed... more »
SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) - A private school in Shreveport is ordered to cancel scores for some eighth-grade students who were given Louisiana's high-stakes tests a week before the state's official testing date. The Times reports that Evangel Christian Academy must also pay $350 per student to cover the costs of... more »
GRAND ISLE, La. (AP) - One of Louisiana's major fishing rodeos has been cancelled because of the Gulf of Mexico oil spill. The 2010 International Grand Isle Tarpon Rodeo committee cancelled the huge tourist draw Tuesday, saying the gulf's current condition, the overwhelming focus on containing the spill and environmental... more »
ABERDEEN, Miss. (AP) - A federal judge says he won't force a Mississippi school district to hold a prom canceled after a lesbian student asked to bring her girlfriend. The American Civil Liberties Union sued in U.S. District Court to force the Itawamba County school district to sponsor the prom... more »
METAIRIE, La. (AP) - Metairie's Krewe of Rhea has canceled its 2010 Carnival parade on Feb. 7, Super Bowl Sunday. Rhea captain Anna Marie Soto told The Times-Picayune Wednesday that krewe members felt turnout would be low, whether the 8-0 New Orleans Saints are in the game or not. They... more »