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Lawsuit Filed To Stop Common Core Use In Louisiana

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Seventeen state lawmakers asked a judge on Monday to end Louisiana's use of the Common Core education standards in public schools, saying education leaders didn't properly enact the multistate benchmarks.

Rep. Brett Geymann, R-Lake Charles, who opposes the standards, said the lawsuit was filed in Baton Rouge district court, seeking an immediate suspension of the standards in schools.

 

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Headlines posted Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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Saltwater Fishing License Cost To Increase

Fisherman Can Purchase Their Fishing Licenses Online.

For the first time in 14 years, the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries will increase its license fees for recreational, saltwater fishing from $15.00 to $22.50 on August 1.   

The increase places Louisiana firmly in the middle of saltwater license fees among Gulf States.  

 

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Headlines posted Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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Golden Meadow Police Officer And Two Others Arrested In Meth Investigation

Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre reported the arrest of three people, including a Golden Meadow Police Officer, in connection to a methamphetamine investigation. Officer Ashley Pollard, 37, and his girlfriend, Anna King, 31, both of 113 West 82nd Street in Cut Off, were arrested on Monday along with Pollard's brother, Courtney Pollard, 33, of 2016 South Bayou Drive in Golden Meadow. 

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Headlines posted Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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