14:30 08-27-14

More details are coming out about the death of a Natchitoches Central High student, who passed away from injuries he sustained during a fight at school. Jeff Palermo has the story…
CUT 1 (30) “reporting”

Interstate 10 is open once again between Roanoke and Laccasine, after a hazardous chemical spill that involved an 18 wheeler crash in the median of the interstate between Lake Charles and Lafayette. The road was closed for over 12 hours and reopened early this morning.

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Governor Bobby Jindal is continuing his fight against the Common Core Curriculum, as he files a lawsuit against feds, claiming that the Obama administration violated the Constitution by using federal grant money to force states to adopt the Common Core education standards. Jindal says education content should be chosen by the state, and not the feds…
CUT 13 (:07) Q: “health care”
US Education Secretary Arne (arnie) Duncan has said Jindal’s actions are about politics, not education.

The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals says they have some serious problems with a swamp tour operation in Hammond. PETA’s Brittany Peet says they received complaints about Harvey Kliebert’s Turtle & Alligator Farm & Tours.
CUT 9 (10) “and for space”
Kliebert’s has yet to respond to our request for comment.