For the protection of children getting dropped off of school buses, the State Police and the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development are reminding you of the various conditions on when to stop.
Today 31 students from Jefferson Island Road Elementary were on board a school bus involved in a minor accident this morning. According to Superintendent Dale Henderson the bus had stopped on LA 682 to take on students and began to drive away...
At least one parent with a child in the Lafayette Parish Public School System is concerned about the music the district's children are exposed to when they travel to and from class on public school buses.
With public schools in Lafayette Parish opening for the first day, state police is reminding drivers of a new state law that will affect them in school zones, as well as general safety tips when sharing the roadway with school buses and other traffic.