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What’s Lighting Up The Streets Of New Orleans? [VIDEO]

If you plan on spending Mardi Gras in New Orleans, the floats won't be the only things lighting up the streets.

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breaux bridge crawfish festival
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Best Crawfish Restaurants in Louisiana?

Did your favorite place to eat boiled crawfish make the Top 12 list from 'Only in Louisiana'?

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Facebook Founder Mark Zuckerberg Made A Stop In Baton Rouge And Enjoyed A BBQ Lunch [PHOTOS]

If you see someone who looks like Mark Zuckerberg over the next few days, it's probably him.

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slcc.edu
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Louisiana Students Can Get The Internet To Pay For College

Do you need money to help with college? The answer to your financial issues could be a simple click away.

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Wikimedia Commons
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21 Mesmerizing Vintage Mardi Gras Photos

In honor of Mardi Gras coming up this Tuesday, we'd like to take a trip back in time to the late 1800's/early 1900's.

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Martin Hall gofundme
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More Students Turning To GoFundMe To Pay For College

The unconventional tuition-fundraising plan is getting more students into colleges and universities.

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LPSS SIgn KPEL Photo
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LPSS Board Member Clarifies Use Of Immigration Attorneys For Teachers

Justin Centanni give further detail to KPEL News.

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State Senate Chambers - Louisiana State Capitol - Baton Rouge
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Special Session Ends With Lawmakers Tapping $99M From Rainy Day Fund

After 10 days of what became some heated debates, the special session ended with lawmakers agreeing to use $99 million from the rainy day fund to address a $304 million midyear deficit.

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Category: Political, State News
Louisiana 10 Years After Hurricane Katrina
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Words That Mean Something Completely Different in Louisiana

Some words and phrases have completely different meanings for those of us who live in the great state of Louisiana.

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State Senate Chambers - Louisiana State Capitol - Baton Rouge
State Senate Chambers - Louisiana State Capitol - Baton Rouge
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Uncertainty Surrounds Final Day Of Special Session

It’s the final day of the special session, and the major sticking point is how much of the rainy day fund to tap to resolve a $304 million midyear deficit.

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School classroom (ThinkStock)
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Changes To Tenure Protections Lead To More Teachers Leaving Classrooms

The report marks a three-percent loss of the state’s teacher workforce because of the tenure changes.

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Staff Photo
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DOTD Secretary Explains The Benefits Of A Higher Gas Tax In Louisiana

The Louisiana legislature is contemplating charging you more for a gallon of gas. If it meant better roads would you support it?

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