Quebec students strip-searched during exam

Tenth grade students were strip-searched when a cell phone went missing during a final exam…   A school board in Canada has launched an investigation after school staff strip-searched 28 tenth grade students after a cell phone went missing during a final exam. The students at Cap-Jeunesse high school north of Montreal were told to […]

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Black Spanish teacher claims she was fired for using the word ‘negro’ in class

In the annals of political correctness run amok in American schools, this story — if true — is easily an all-timer. A junior-high school Spanish teacher has filed a lawsuit alleging that she was fired from P.S. 211 in the Bronx in March 2012 because of a misunderstanding over the word “negro.” The non-tenured teacher, […]

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KBON ENTERTAINMENT CALENDAR

ENTERTAINMENT CALENDAR FOR THE WEEKEND OF MAY 23rd -26th                                                              SPONSORED BY GULF COAST AUTOPLEX AT 407 SHANKLAND AVENUE IN JENNINGS THURSDAY: COWBOYS NIGHT CLUB, LAF-DUSTIN SONNIER & SIX PACK PONT BREAUX’S RESTAURANT, BREAUX BRIDGE-LEE BENOIT COUSHATTA CASINO, KINDER-CHUBBY CARRIER FRIDAY: PAT’S ATCHAFALAYA CLUB, HENDERSON-GENO DEALFOSE & FRENCH ROCKIN’ BOOGIE COWBOY’S NIGHT CLUB, LAF- PONT […]

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Vermilionvilles’ Weekly Sunday Dance

Dance the afternoon away from 1-4PM on May 26th with Carl Hollier and Cajun Company at Vermilionville’s weekly Sunday Dance in Lafayette. Refreshments will be available for this smoke-free all ages show at Vermilionville’s Performance Center. Admission is $5 for the dance only. For more information visit www.vermilionville.org

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Benefit for Pris Carriere Rios

A Benefit for Pris Carriere Rios will be held on Saturday, May 25th from Noon until at the Silver Slipper in Leonville. It’ll be a day of great music, beer, food, auction and fun. Admission is $10. No ice chests allowed. All proceeds help defray medical expenses. For more information or to make a donation […]

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Mervine Kahn Employee Reunion

Former employees of the Mervine Kahn Company, Inc. department store in Rayne are invited to a reunion on Sunday, May 26 which will take place at The Crossing at Mervine Kahn at 113 Louisiana Avenue in Rayne. Lunch will be served at 12 noon and all former employees and family members are invited to attend. […]

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