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Posted May 23, 2016 at 3:00 PM

At the spring commencement ceremony on Friday, May 13, a total of 4,102 degrees were awarded – the largest amount of degrees awarded at a single commencement surpassing last year's 3,977 degrees awarded in the spring.

Posted May 13, 2016 at 12:00 PM

Maplewood Elementary students in Madame Sandrine Le Galliard's French Immersion program participated in an end-of-the-school-year Cajun Provencal Skype Party with their counterparts in Marseilles, France, Thursday morning.

Posted May 12, 2016 at 5:00 PM

Registration for McNeese State University's summer session is currently underway through June 6, while registration for the fall semester is underway through Aug. 15.

Posted May 12, 2016 at 1:00 PM

Calcasieu Parish featured its highest graduation rates in the 10 years that data have been recorded by the state with a cohort graduation rate of 82.5 percent in the 2014-15 school year.

Posted May 11, 2016 at 12:00 PM

Jake Drost School for Exceptional Children was the first stop for the book bus. Sponsored by CITGO Lake Charles Refinery since 2009, Bess the Book Bus will visit schools as part of a nationwide tour to promote childhood literacy.

Posted May 9, 2016 at 12:00 PM

At the Wednesday, May 4, meeting of the Sulphur Rotary Club, Sulphur High School seniors Ashanti Withers and Matt Ezernack were named Students of the Week.

Posted May 8, 2016 at 5:00 PM

American Legion Post 179 in Sulphur will be holding registration for a junior shooting program that will promise gun safety education and marksmanship for ages 9-18, male or female.

Posted May 8, 2016 at 1:30 PM

Attendees ate pizza and students were presented with certificates, pins and other items. The students, from elementary through high school, also fielded a series of questions from the mayor on various aspects of school life.

Posted May 7, 2016 at 1:00 PM

To showcase the progress the student body has made by incorporating the program, Henning Elementary held Leadership Day 2016 on Thursday, May 5, inviting parents, grandparents, and friends to the event to showcase the skills obtained by the student...

Posted May 7, 2016 at 9:00 AM

While the term 4-H Club brings to mind cows and cooking for most, Calcasieu Parish 4-H Extension Agent Matthew McClellan recently said it's so much more.

Posted May 6, 2016 at 7:00 PM

Moss Bluff Middle School students, faculty and Bronco SOS members on Wednesday held a rally to honor civil and public servants and first responders.

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