LAFAYETTE — Laffayette Parish schools are showing gains this year, according to school performances released by the state on Tuesday.
The Parish district performance score jumped from 91.5 to 96.1 points in one school year.
WASHINGTON — The long-simmering tension between insurers and congressional Democrats is erupting into open warfare, with lawmakers stepping up their push to revoke a key federal protection for the insurance industry.
Jaycee Dugard released her first public statement and current photograph of herself since resurfacing two months ago in Northern California, saying she is happy to be with her family and have their unconditional love and support.
A Delaware school board unanimously passed an amendment that could reverse the suspension of a Cub Scout who was ordered to spend 45 days in the district's alternative school for troublemakers after bringing his favorite camping utensil to school.