The kickoff to the football season was celebrated Tuesday night as the Eunice High and St. Edmund Athletic Booster Club met to gether for the House United dinner.
The jamboree kicks off tonight at 6 p.m. with Eunice High taking on DeRidder, followed by St. Edmund facing Port Barre at Blue Jay Field.
Governor Bobby Jindal on Wednesday filed suit in federal court arguing President Obama’s U.S. Department of Education has violated the Tenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution and federal law by coercing states to adopt Common Core standards and assessments.
Timothy Smith had a change of heart after qualifying last Friday to run for mayor, and on Monday morning formally withdrew from the Nov. 4 primary election.
His decision leaves Mayor Rusty Moody unopposed for a second four-year term.