Lafayette School Board asks attorney to prepare formal charges against Cooper

Advocate staff photo by BRYAN TUCK -- Attorneys Dennis Blunt, left, and Michael Victoria speak with Lafayette Parish School Board Members Tommy Angelle and Rae Trahan, right, before a special meeting of the board Thursday in Lafayette.

The Lafayette Parish School Board asked an attorney Thursday to prepare formal charges against Superintendent Pat Cooper based on the attorney’s findings that Cooper made decisions that broke with board policies, state laws and his own contract. “During the tenure of Dr. Cooper as superintendent, there has been conduct, in my opinion, unbecoming of… Continue reading →

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Rouzan lots sell for $1.4 million

Twenty-one lots in the Rouzan traditional neighborhood development have been sold for $1.4 million. Level Homes bought the lots in deals that were filed Wednesday afternoon in the East Baton Rouge Clerk of Court’s office. Twenty of the lots were sold by… Continue reading →