After an ongoing battle between school board members and Lafayette Superintendent Dr. Pat Cooper, some of the board members have been voted out of office. However, at least one of Cooper's biggest foes was re-elected to office.
You can tell by all the signs that are scattered everywhere, the folks in St.Landry Parish are into this election in a big way! Most political experts say that this is going to be the largest election the parish has experienced in decades.
We are all creatures of habit on election day going to long time polling location to cast our vote, but that was a problem today for many. Twenty six polling locations in Lafayette Parish were changed since the last election in the parish.