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11/17/13  A Louisiana election that would have diverted library funding to jails was defeated Saturday. Lafourche Parish Council Chair Lindel Toups, referring to a Spanish-language section of one of the libraries,“ Let that son of a bitch go back to Mexico. There’s just so many things they’re doing that I don’t agree with." Laura Sanders, director of the library system, says the jail is in a deplorable state but the library shouldn't foot the bill for construction & 30 yrs of operation.

Libraries win over jails in Louisiana election

11/17/13 A Louisiana election that would have diverted library funding to jails was defeated Saturday. Lafourche Parish Council Chair Lindel Toups, referring to a Spanish-language section of one of the libraries,“ Let that son of a bitch go back to Mexico. There’s just so many things they’re doing that I don’t agree with." Laura Sanders, director of the library system, says the jail is in a deplorable state but the library shouldn't foot the bill for construction & 30 yrs of operation.

GLE 33. Analyze how the democratic process has been used to institute change in Louisiana (C-1B-M5)Just how did the election of 1860 change Louisiana. First it all began in January of 1861. As I search through my huge Louisiana history jump drive I came across things that I have used successfully and want other students to get to try they out.

LOUISIANA - Election of 1860

GLE 33. Analyze how the democratic process has been used to institute change in Louisiana (C-1B-M5)Just how did the election of 1860 change Louisiana. First it all began in January of 1861. As I search through my huge Louisiana history jump drive I came across things that I have used successfully and want other students to get to try they out.

Ted Cruz, Mike Lee and Rand Paul need more constitutional conservative allies in the U.S. Senate.  And that is why we need Conservative Republican Rob Maness to win the upcoming U.S. Senate election in Louisiana. http://us8.campaign-archive2.com/?u=bbf02ce69b92dd5b8b543a078&id=c961cc8358

Ted Cruz, Mike Lee and Rand Paul need more constitutional conservative allies in the U.S. Senate. And that is why we need Conservative Republican Rob Maness to win the upcoming U.S. Senate election in Louisiana. http://us8.campaign-archive2.com/?u=bbf02ce69b92dd5b8b543a078&id=c961cc8358

Leaked Docs: Soros Aims to Enlarge Electorate by 10 Million Voters by 2018 ~ Soros has bankrolled efforts to challenge voter ID laws, register minority voters

Leaked Docs: Soros Aims to Enlarge Electorate by 10 Million Voters by 2018 ~ Soros has bankrolled efforts to challenge voter ID laws, register minority voters

Michelle Obama’s classmate a senior VP with company that created Healthcare.gov - BizPac Review

Michelle Obama’s classmate a senior VP with company that created Healthcare.gov - BizPac Review

An easy shrimp etouffe recipe that is packed with flavor! Serve over rice for mardi gras or a family dinner! |GrowingUpGabel.com

Easy Shrimp Etouffee

An easy shrimp etouffe recipe that is packed with flavor! Serve over rice for mardi gras or a family dinner! |GrowingUpGabel.com

Newly-elected Gibsland police chief arrested - KSLA News 12 Shreveport, Louisiana News Weather & Sports

Newly-elected Gibsland police chief arrested - KSLA News 12 Shreveport, Louisiana News Weather & Sports

Henry Gray - Brigadier General - Battle of Mansfield - Confederate Congressman.

Henry Gray - Brigadier General - Battle of Mansfield - Confederate Congressman.

Oscar J. Dunn was the first black Lieutenant Governor in United States history, serving in Louisiana from 1868 to 1872. He was a Republican.

Oscar J. Dunn was the first black Lieutenant Governor in United States history, serving in Louisiana from 1868 to 1872. He was a Republican.

Pierre Caliste Landry (19 April 1841-22 December 1921), a former slave, was elected Mayor of Donaldsonville in 1868, he became the first African American mayor in the United States. He is also credited with the founding of St. Peter’s Methodist Church in Donaldsonville. Landry went on to win election to both the Louisiana House of Representatives and the Louisiana State Senate.

Pierre Caliste Landry (19 April 1841-22 December 1921), a former slave, was elected Mayor of Donaldsonville in 1868, he became the first African American mayor in the United States. He is also credited with the founding of St. Peter’s Methodist Church in Donaldsonville. Landry went on to win election to both the Louisiana House of Representatives and the Louisiana State Senate.

Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu, burdened by ties to an unpopular president, lost her bid for a fourth term on Saturday to Republican Bill Cassidy.

Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu Ousted in Louisiana Election by Republican Rep. Bill Cassidy

Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu, burdened by ties to an unpopular president, lost her bid for a fourth term on Saturday to Republican Bill Cassidy.

Are you looking for an engaging unit to use while teaching the Louisiana Purchase? You've found it! You will love this unit because all you have to do is print. There is nothing to prepare ahead of time! This mini-unit uses a mixture of reading passages, interactive notebook foldables, cloze passages, vocabulary, word search activities, and more!

Louisiana Purchase Mini-Unit: Includes Lewis & Clark and Sacagawea

Are you looking for an engaging unit to use while teaching the Louisiana Purchase? You've found it! You will love this unit because all you have to do is print. There is nothing to prepare ahead of time! This mini-unit uses a mixture of reading passages, interactive notebook foldables, cloze passages, vocabulary, word search activities, and more!

Area students Deck the Halls at Ashley Furniture Homestore – FOX 8 WVUE New Orleans News, Weather, Sports, Social #carolina #furniture http://furniture.remmont.com/area-students-deck-the-halls-at-ashley-furniture-homestore-fox-8-wvue-new-orleans-news-weather-sports-social-carolina-furniture-2/  Area students “Deck the Halls” at Ashley Furniture Homestore – FOX 8 WVUE New Orleans News, Weather, Sports, Social After election night, many Americans felt as if the wind was knocked out of their…

Area students Deck the Halls at Ashley Furniture Homestore – FOX 8 WVUE New Orleans News, Weather, Sports, Social #carolina #furniture http://furniture.remmont.com/area-students-deck-the-halls-at-ashley-furniture-homestore-fox-8-wvue-new-orleans-news-weather-sports-social-carolina-furniture-2/ Area students “Deck the Halls” at Ashley Furniture Homestore – FOX 8 WVUE New Orleans News, Weather, Sports, Social After election night, many Americans felt as if the wind was knocked out of their…