We recently started a new weekly feature here at The Lafourche Gazette. It's called our Way Back Wednesday segment, and here, we will showcase one local yearbook per week of a local school from Lafourche Parish.
A Lafourche Parish Principal is one of 13 semifinalists for the state's 2022 Principal of the Year Award.
Nicholls is keeping some of our best and brightest at home. Several students from South Lafourche, Thibodaux and E.D. White have accepted academic scholarships from the local 4-year university.
On December 3, the South Lafourche High School 4-H Club announced their 2020-2021 officers. Elected are 4-H President Katie Louviere, Vice-President Grant Rebstock, Secretary Jack Chiasson, Reporter Branden Ledet, Treasurer Connor Chiasson, and Parliamentarian Evan Louviere.
The Lafourche Parish School District handed out its top parish honors this week, crowning three parish-wide Teachers of the Year, as well as a Principal of the Year.
Lafourche Parish Schools have seen another sizable rise in their COVID cases this past week - just days before the Christmas holiday.
Golden Meadow Middle School announces their 5th Grade Student of the Year candidates. Pictured are Brooklyn Terrebonne, Porter Bouziga, Sebastian Sanamo, Elizabeth Verdin and Rylan Guidry (not pictured).
Lafourche Parish Schools Superintendent Jarod Martin told The Gazette this afternoon that he is hopeful that schools will not have to change in Governor John Bel Edwards' revised Phase II declaration, but he's still seeking more information from the state about what the new phase will fully …
Lafourche Parish public high schools will be shifting to a hybrid schedule after the Thanksgiving holiday in an effort to limit the spread of COVID-19.
Our friends at Lockport Upper Elementary have named their Student of the Year nominees today, an impressive group of young students have have excelled in and out of the classroom.
Friends of Bayou Lafourche, Inc., signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Lafourche Parish Career Magnet Center for the construction of floating docks for use along Bayou Lafourche.
When pondering her career, Mrs. Maggie Punch remembers thinking that she wanted to choose a field where she could truly make a difference and inspire others.
St. Mary's Nativity School was recently awarded a grant from Louisiana Volunteers for Family and Community. Principal Marissa Bagala (left), along with Pre-K 4 teacher Lori Martinez, are shown receiving a check from Becky Gautreaux (LSU AgCenter extension agent and Lafourche VFC advisor).
Lafourche Parish Schools will be closed to on-campus learning on September 25, as the parish gets ready to begin its 5-day a week learning on September 28.
Lafourche Parish schools will be closed to on-campus learning on Monday AND Tuesday as Tropical Storm Sally nears the coast.
Lafourche Parish Schools will be closed to on-campus learning next week due to Tropical Storms Marco and Laura.
Lafourche Parish Schools are scheduled to start on-campus learning on Monday, but active tropics could delay that start-date.
This week, Lafourche Parish kids started our "new normal," beginning the 2020-2021 school year with two weeks of virtual learning. The parish will do 2 weeks of virtual learning, then two weeks of "A/B" learning before hopefully getting back to normal.
Thibodaux High School's girls' basketball coach is trying to score a prestigious honor this week for her love of health and fitness.