Secretary of State Tom Schedler accused of sexual harassment

Secretary of State Tom Schedler accused of sexual harassment

NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune A lawsuit accuses Louisiana Secretary of State Tom Schedler of sexually harassing a female employee, saying he propositioned the woman multiple times over a decade. She describes a “sexually hostile and abusive working environment” in the suit, filed Thursday (Feb. 22) in 19th Judicial District Court in Baton Rouge. After she(…)

Capitol City Ques hosted its annual Talent Hunt Program

Capitol City Ques hosted its annual Talent Hunt Program

BATON ROUGE, LA (PPN) -Yesterday, February 18, 2018, the local chapters of the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc. hosted its annual Talent Hunt Program at Southern University A&M College. The Talent Hunt Program provides exposure, encouragement and financial assistance to talented young people participating in the performing arts. The event was organized by the Capitol(…)

Southern University A&M College Library damaged severely due to weather-Closed Indefinitely

Southern University A&M College Library damaged severely due to weather-Closed Indefinitely

Today Southern University will have to close down its library indefinitely due to the ceiling caving in. The library sustained heavy flooding. Janene Tate spokeswoman for the university confirms that there was no fire, but all four floors of the building took on roughly two inches of water after a water coil on the roof burst. Officials(…)

Negligence by school officials at Gwendolyn Brooks Elementary-young girl suffers from injuries

Negligence by school officials at Gwendolyn Brooks Elementary-young girl suffers from injuries

A Gwendolyn Brooks Elementary School in DeKalb, IL failed to contact Monica Jefferson whose daughter face was severely injured from a school field trip. Monica posted on social media regarding the incident that involved her daughter. Jefferson said her daughter participated on a sledding field trip with the school, when her daughter got injured. The incident left(…)

Glen Oaks High School has been neglected by the EBR School Board-according to students and community members

Glen Oaks High School has been neglected by the EBR School Board-according to students and community members

The Glen Oaks Community is in an outrage regarding the status of Glen Oaks High School. The school was severely damaged due to the Great Flood of 2016.  Community members want answers as to why buildings are still boarded up and why repairs have not started on the school. The B-building, C-building, D-building, Cafeteria, F-building,(…)

Vermilion Parish teacher arrested and removed from a school board meeting

Vermilion Parish teacher arrested and removed from a school board meeting

An English language arts teacher at Rene Rost Middle School was arrested during the school board meeting.  Deyshia Hargrave was addressing the teacher salaries and pay raises.   Board President Anthony Fontana ruled Hargrave out of order, warning her that the public comment section was not for a question-and-answer session. After posing another question, an Abbeville(…)