This Back-to-School Tweet Will Punch You in the Feelings
The story behind this tweet will warm your heart - especially if you're a parent.
Stop Whining, Parents!
Uniforms are nothing new. Truancy laws are nothing new. Getting your kids dressed and to school on time each and every day is just part of being a parent.
Can You Pass The Louisiana Citizenship Test?
If Louisiana was its own nation (and let's face facts, it should be), this would be our final exam for citizenship. Can you pass it?
How to Tell When School Starts in Louisiana
While certain back-to-school trends are universal, some are uniquely Louisianan. Here are a few highlights.
In Defense of Teachers
As parents, it's easy to think we could do a better job teaching our children than their teachers, but we'd be wrong. Here's why.
Why the Lake Area Miracle Is a Myth for Most of Us
Over half the people in Lake Charles are living in poverty as the working poor. What's so miraculous about that?
How Louisiana Are You? Take Our Quiz and Find Out!
Whether you were born in the Bayou State, moved here, or just wish you were a native, what kind of Louisianan are you? Take our quiz and find out!
Yankees Are Freaking Out About Crawfish Again
Watch out, y'all. It's the crawfishpocalypse up in Yankee Land!
New I-10 Bridge? Don’t Hold Your Breath
We've heard this all before. Whenever we start yelling too loudly about the bridge, DOTD swoops in and calms us down with promises. Then nothing ever happens.
How Safe Is Our Drinking Water In Southwest Louisiana?
Although currently in compliance with federal standards, contaminants have been detected at levels above health guidelines in most Lake Area drinking water.
‘Go back to selling bottle rockets’ – Calcasieu Parish Police Juror Responds To Flooding C…
A local resident says he received a one-sentence reply from a Calcasieu Parish Police Juror in response to his concerns regarding area flooding.
No, Louisiana’s Education System Isn’t the Worst in the Nation
If you've seen stories going around about how Louisiana has the worst education system in the nation, don't worry. They're nonsense. Here's why.