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KTBS Shreveport
Krewe of Centaur enters into Mardi Gras history with 25th anniversary It's carnival season in the Ark-La-tex. Today, one of the areas largest Mardi
Krewe of Centaur enters into Mardi Gras history with 25th anniversary
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 5 days ago
It's carnival season in the Ark-La-tex. Today, one of the areas largest Mardi Gras let the good times roll... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
UPDATED: Escaped inmate back in custodyHere's where the Krewe of Centaur is right now...Here's where the Krewe of Cent
UPDATED: Escaped inmate back in custody
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 5 days ago
Here's where the Krewe of Centaur is right now...Here's where the Krewe of Centaur is right now... EXCLUSIVE KTBS 3 PARADE TRACKER IS ACTIVATED! EXCLUSIVE KTBS 3 PARADE TRACKER IS ACTIVATED! UPDATED: Escaped... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
5pm - Krewe of Centaur rolls through ShreveportHere's where the Krewe of Centaur is right now...Here's where the Krewe of Cent
5pm - Krewe of Centaur rolls through Shreveport
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 6 days ago
Here's where the Krewe of Centaur is right now...Here's where the Krewe of Centaur is right now... EXCLUSIVE KTBS 3 PARADE TRACKER IS ACTIVATED! EXCLUSIVE KTBS 3 PARADE TRACKER IS ACTIVATED! Inmate escapes while at University Health, manhunt... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Here's where the Krewe of Centaur is right now... EXCLUSIVE KTBS 3 PARADE TRACKER IS ACTIVATED! EXCLUSIVE KTBS 3 PARADE TRACKE
Here's where the Krewe of Centaur is right now...
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 6 days ago
EXCLUSIVE KTBS 3 PARADE TRACKER IS ACTIVATED! EXCLUSIVE KTBS 3 PARADE TRACKER IS ACTIVATED! Inmate escapes while at University Health, manhunt... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Inmate escapes while at University Health, manhunt underway A manhunt is underway in Shreveport after an inmate escaped. The prisoner was
Inmate escapes while at University Health, manhunt underway
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 6 days ago
A manhunt is underway in Shreveport after an inmate escaped. The prisoner was being treated at University Health when they managed... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
License revoked from Treetop Learning Center in BossierThe Louisiana Department of Education today revoked the licenses of two early l
License revoked from Treetop Learning Center in Bossier
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 6 days ago
The Louisiana Department of Education today revoked the licenses of two early learning centers, terminating public funding for both, following complaints and recent inspections which turned up dozens of violations of state law, and determined staff... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
State revokes license of Bossier City child care centerBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - State officials have revoked the licenses of two early
State revokes license of Bossier City child care center
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 6 days ago
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - State officials have revoked the licenses of two early learning centers, one in Bossier City and one in Church Point. The Louisiana Department of Education says it has terminated public funding for Treetop Learning Center in... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
State revokes licenses at 2 child care centersBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - State officials have revoked the licenses of two early
State revokes licenses at 2 child care centers
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 6 days ago
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - State officials have revoked the licenses of two early learning centers, one in Bossier City and one in Church Point. The Louisiana Department of Education says it has terminated public funding for Treetop Learning Center in... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Public school system challenges funding of charter schoolsPORT ALLEN, La. (AP) - The West Baton Rouge Parish school system is looking to
Public school system challenges funding of charter schools
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 11 days ago
PORT ALLEN, La. (AP) - The West Baton Rouge Parish school system is looking to lead the charge in the latest battle over the amount of local and state tax dollars the Louisiana Department of Education pumps into charter schools annually. The... Read more
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The Advocate
West Baton Rouge school system taking lead in latest fight over funds lost to charter schoolsThe West Baton Rouge Parish school system is looking to lead the charge in the
West Baton Rouge school system taking lead in latest fight over funds lost to charter schools
The Advocate / Posted 12 days ago
The West Baton Rouge Parish school system is looking to lead the charge in the latest battle over the amount of local and state tax dollars the Louisiana Department of Education pumps into charter schools annually. The school district is doing so... Read more
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The Advocate
West Baton Rouge school system taking lead in latest fight over funds lost to charter schoolsThe West Baton Rouge Parish School System is looking to lead the charge in the
West Baton Rouge school system taking lead in latest fight over funds lost to charter schools
The Advocate / Posted 12 days ago
The West Baton Rouge Parish School System is looking to lead the charge in the latest battle over the amount of state and local tax dollars the Louisiana Department of Education pumps into charter schools annually. The school district is doing so... Read more
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The Advocate
7 high schools improve test scoresThe seven high schools in Livingston Parish that have received scores from the
7 high schools improve test scores
The Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
The seven high schools in Livingston Parish that have received scores from the Louisiana Department of Education show tremendous improvements in measures used to assess school performance, collectively growing 50.8 school performance points over last... Read more
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The Advocate
Livingston Parish student fare well in spring’s standardized tests, school officials reportLivingston Parish elementary and middle school students outperformed their peer
Livingston Parish student fare well in spring’s standardized tests, school officials report
The Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
Livingston Parish elementary and middle school students outperformed their peers across the state in last spring’s standardized tests. The Louisiana Department of Education released information in October that allows the public to compare schools... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
New jobs sometimes cost more to create than pay in a year Arkansas has spent more than $750 million in the past decade to lure and reta
New jobs sometimes cost more to create than pay in a year
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 19 days ago
Arkansas has spent more than $750 million in the past decade to lure and retain hundreds of businesses throughout the state in hopes... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
New Orleans celebrates David Bowie with second line paradeNew jobs sometimes cost more to create than pay in a yearNew jobs sometimes cos
New Orleans celebrates David Bowie with second line parade
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 19 days ago
New jobs sometimes cost more to create than pay in a yearNew jobs sometimes cost more to create than pay in a year Arkansas has spent more than $750 million in the past decade to lure and retain hundreds of businesses throughout the state in hopes... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
State approves Grambling lab schools to convert to charters The Louisiana Department of Education has approved a recommendation to conver
State approves Grambling lab schools to convert to charters
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 19 days ago
The Louisiana Department of Education has approved a recommendation to convert Grambling State University's three laboratory... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
More than 100,000 kids at risk of losing health coverageState approves Grambling lab schools to convert to chartersState approves Gramb
More than 100,000 kids at risk of losing health coverage
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 19 days ago
State approves Grambling lab schools to convert to chartersState approves Grambling lab schools to convert to charters The Louisiana Department of Education has approved a recommendation to convert Grambling State University's three laboratory... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Storm Spotters help save livesThe weather of the Ark La Tex is quite diversified and unique. Like most areas
Storm Spotters help save lives
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 19 days ago
The weather of the Ark La Tex is quite diversified and unique. Like most areas of the country we experience Winter, Spring, Summer and Autumn. That is of no surprise. But what is noteworthy is that we often experience all of those weather seasons... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Springdale man accepts plea bargain in torching of apartmentVictims call for police to seek other Bourbon Street shooterVictims call for po
Springdale man accepts plea bargain in torching of apartment
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 19 days ago
Victims call for police to seek other Bourbon Street shooterVictims call for police to seek other Bourbon Street shooter Victims of a 2014 Bourbon Street shooting spree express satisfaction at the conviction of Trung Le, who fired the first four... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Victims call for police to seek other Bourbon Street shooter Victims of a 2014 Bourbon Street shooting spree express satisfaction at the c
Victims call for police to seek other Bourbon Street shooter
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 19 days ago
Victims of a 2014 Bourbon Street shooting spree express satisfaction at the conviction of Trung Le, who fired the first four... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
State approves Grambling lab schools to convert to charters The Louisiana Department of Education has approved a recommendation to conver
State approves Grambling lab schools to convert to charters
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 19 days ago
The Louisiana Department of Education has approved a recommendation to convert Grambling State University's three laboratory... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
State approves Grambling lab schools to convert to chartersGRAMBLING, La. (AP) - The Louisiana Department of Education has approved a reco
State approves Grambling lab schools to convert to charters
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 20 days ago
GRAMBLING, La. (AP) - The Louisiana Department of Education has approved a recommendation to convert Grambling State University's three laboratory schools into a single charter school system. The university says state funding for charter schools... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
ODU ends LA Tech's home win streak at 39Storm victims to receive help from Caddo CommissionStorm victims to receive hel
ODU ends LA Tech's home win streak at 39
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 28 days ago
Storm victims to receive help from Caddo CommissionStorm victims to receive help from Caddo Commission Storm victims living in Blanchard will be getting assistance from the Caddo Parish Commission. Storm victims living in Blanchard will be getting... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
ODU ends LA Tech's home win streak at 39Storm victims to receive help from Caddo CommissionStorm victims to receive hel
ODU ends LA Tech's home win streak at 39
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 28 days ago
Storm victims to receive help from Caddo CommissionStorm victims to receive help from Caddo Commission Storm victims living in Blanchard will be getting assistance from the Caddo Parish Commission. Storm victims living in Blanchard will be getting... Read more
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The Advocate
Livingston maintains its grade-A reputationThe Livingston Parish public school district retained its A rating when the Lou
Livingston maintains its grade-A reputation
The Advocate / Posted 29 days ago
The Livingston Parish public school district retained its A rating when the Louisiana Department of Education recently released last year’s final school report cards. The system was one of 10 to earn an A, along other local districts such as... Read more
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Gonzales Weekly Citizen
Gov.-Elect Edwards announces Cabinet, Executive Staff, BESE Board appointments Posted Jan. 5, 2016 at 4:27 PM BATON ROUGE – Today, Governor-elect John Bel
Gov.-Elect Edwards announces Cabinet, Executive Staff, BESE Board appointments
Gonzales Weekly Citizen / Posted 30 days ago
Posted Jan. 5, 2016 at 4:27 PM BATON ROUGE – Today, Governor-elect John Bel Edwards announced several key cabinet appointments for his administration. Gov.-elect Edwards... Read more
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The Advocate
Feds look at school's relations: Kenilworth's business dealings scrutinizedEditor's note: This story was originally published Jan. 12, 2014. Federal inve
Feds look at school's relations: Kenilworth's business dealings scrutinized
The Advocate / Posted 30 days ago
Editor's note: This story was originally published Jan. 12, 2014. Federal investigators who raided Kenilworth Science & Technology Charter School in Baton Rouge last month are scrutinizing the school’s dealings with several businesses, including... Read more
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Beauregard Daily News
Edwards announces Cabinet picks, other appointments Posted Jan. 5, 2016 at 4:23 PM BATON ROUGE – Today, Governor-elect John Bel
Edwards announces Cabinet picks, other appointments
Beauregard Daily News / Posted a month ago
Posted Jan. 5, 2016 at 4:23 PM BATON ROUGE – Today, Governor-elect John Bel Edwards announced several key cabinet appointments for his administration. Gov.-elect Edwards announced the following... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
State places Monroe school back in scholarship programMONROE, La. (AP) - The Louisiana Department of Education and Prevailing Faith C
State places Monroe school back in scholarship program
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted a month ago
MONROE, La. (AP) - The Louisiana Department of Education and Prevailing Faith Christian Academy have reached an agreement that allows the school to participate in the Louisiana Scholarship Program for the 2016-17 school year. Charles Brown, who... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Teachers hope for 8.5 percent raise from April 9 electionALEXANDRIA, La. (AP) - Rapides Parish educators are hoping to see an 8.5-percen
Teachers hope for 8.5 percent raise from April 9 election
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 1 months ago
ALEXANDRIA, La. (AP) - Rapides Parish educators are hoping to see an 8.5-percent raise paid for by a half-cent sales tax proposed for the April 9 ballot. Compared to school districts across the state, Rapides teachers are underpaid, according to... Read more
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The Advocate
Iberville superintendent hopeful that school district will score high grade from state after three years of improvementsRecent data from the Louisiana Department of Education has Iberville schools Su
Iberville superintendent hopeful that school district will score high grade from state after three years of improvements
The Advocate / Posted 1 months ago
Recent data from the Louisiana Department of Education has Iberville schools Superintendent Ed Cancienne hopeful the district will ascend into the above-average range in the state’s upcoming district performance report. Iberville schools went from... Read more
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The Advocate
Lafayette board gets back to business in 2015, following stormy year that led to former superintendent’s dismissalThe past year for the Lafayette Parish School Board was a lot tamer than it was
Lafayette board gets back to business in 2015, following stormy year that led to former superintendent’s dismissal
The Advocate / Posted 1 months ago
The past year for the Lafayette Parish School Board was a lot tamer than it was in 2014, when frequent dramatic outbursts erupted as the board engaged in a protracted battle with then-Superintendent Pat Cooper that eventually lead to Cooper’s... Read more
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The Advocate
Budget cuts coming again to East Baton Rouge schools, conflicting signals as to how deepThe East Baton Rouge Parish school system is preparing for a likely seventh str
Budget cuts coming again to East Baton Rouge schools, conflicting signals as to how deep
The Advocate / Posted 1 months ago
The East Baton Rouge Parish school system is preparing for a likely seventh straight year of budget cuts, but there are conflicting signals about how severe they will prove to be. The school system, the second largest in the state, started the... Read more
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The Advocate
Ascension school district maintains AThe 2014-15 school report cards released Dec. 17 by the Louisiana Department of
Ascension school district maintains A
The Advocate / Posted 1 months ago
The 2014-15 school report cards released Dec. 17 by the Louisiana Department of Education show Ascension Parish public schools remains among the top performing districts in Louisiana. Ascension, with 27 schools districtwide, maintained its A rating... Read more

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