The Platform Committee will draft the party's platform for the fall elections.
Monday, May 19, 2008
LAFAYETTE — The Central City News won some of journalism's highest awards at the recent Louisiana Press Association convention in Lafayette.
The Central City News won awards for General Excellence, Community Service, Best Feature Writing, and three awards for Best Photography.
Central City News editor Woody Jenkins was honored for Feature Writing and Best Photography. News photographer Rhonda Gerald was also honored for Best Photography.
CITY OF CENTRAL — The Central Community School System has the state's best 9th graders, 10th graders, and 11th graders, according to the Louisiana Department of Education's latest LEAP test scores.
The nearby Zachary Community School System has the best 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, and 8th graders in the state, according to the same scores.
Students are not test in the 1st, 2nd, and 12th grades.
For details, see the Central City News of May 22, 2008, or go to centralcitynews.net after 2 p.m. that day.