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Photos: Congratulations to the Austin area's 2019 valedictorians & salutatorians  Austin American-Statesman

Amrita Mayavaram, McNeil High School valedictorian: I will be attending Caltech to study chemical engineering. [Contributed photo]. [2/55]. Adithya Sreenivasan ...

Seton Healthcare now Ascension Seton - News  Austin American-Statesman

AUSTIN. Seton Healthcare. now Ascension Seton. Seton publicly celebrated a milestone Thursday and unveiled signage that includes the integration of the ...

Bastrop High School JAG Students taking the future into their own hands

Bastrop High School students overcome the odds by staying in school and graduating. They attribute part of their success to a longstanding program that helps ...

MPSB gets donation, talks school name changes  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

A highlight of the March meeting of the Morehouse Parish School Board was the presentation of a $15000 check from Morehouse Community Medical Center.

Bastrop High School to observe Homecoming - News  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

Bastrop High School will observe Homecoming the week of September 24 through 28. The Homecoming Theme is “Having A Ball In Fall!” There will be various ...

UPDATE: Teen arrested for making school shooting threats on social media  MyArkLaMiss

The Bastrop Police Department and the Morehouse Parish Sheriff's Department are investigating after a threat to Bastrop High School that has been posted to ...

Big changes might be on the way for Morehouse Parish Schools

The Morehouse Parish school board talked about everything from changing the name of schools to where the budget stands after closing schools during ...

School Board discusses school consolidation plan - News  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

The fate of the Morehouse Parish School System depends on a decision by the board to implement a plan which will close Henry V. Adams and Pine Grove ...

School Board votes to consolidate schools - News  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

A large majority of junior high and elementary students in Morehouse Parish will attend a new school after returning from their Christmas break. The Morehouse ...

Bastrop moves forward, introduces Sherrod as football coach  Monroe News Star

The search is over at Bastrop High School, where principal Chris Broussard announced Cedric Sherrod's promotion to head football coach on Thursday.

Bastrop teen arrested in connection to fire at Bastrop High School

The Louisiana Office of State Fire Marshal has arrested a 17-year-old from Bastrop in connection with a fire at Bastrop High School back in October of 2017.

Bastrop High JROTC march in Christmas Parade  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

Hide caption. The JROTC Ram Battalion and Color Guard, under the command and control of Cadet Lieutenant Colonel Sidney Jones, led the Bastrop ...

Morehouse Parish closing two schools after deficit grows $820K deeper  MyArkLaMiss

Morehouse Parish School board votes to close Pine Grove and H.V. Adams elementary schools after financial committee says the parish is facing $3.5 million ...

Morehouse School Board will close 2 schools, consolidate others  Monroe News Star

Two elementary campuses will close, and most students will attend Delta Junior High, Morehouse Junior High or Bastrop High School.

Louisiana district closes 2 schools to avert budget shortfall  American School & University

The Morehouse Parish (La.) School Board has voted to close two school buildings and reduce its workforce to avoid a $1.6 million shortfall in February.

Bastrop High School JROTC promotes cadets  Beauregard Daily News

Hide caption. Bastrop High School's JROTC Ram Battalion hosted its fourth and final promotion board for the year. The Ram Battalion hosts promotion boards ...

Gun at Bastrop High School | Suspect identity released

A 17-year-old was arrested after a gun was found at Bastrop High School Wednesday morning.

Place Aux Dames Civic and Social Club, Inc oratory winners announced  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

Winners were announced as the Place' Aux Dames Civic & Social Club, Inc. Commemorated the Life and Vision of Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr., at St. John, MBC, ...

School closures, layoffs loom in Morehouse Parish  Monroe News Star

David Gray's first day as superintendent of Morehouse Parish Schools was July 1. By September, he started having some real fears about the district's financial ...

Morehouse Parish students speak on school closures as over $3.5 mil deficit looms  MyArkLaMiss

Students speak on how the closing of two Morehouse Parish Schools make them feel as the now over $3.5 million budget deficit looms.

Police say Bastrop High School student pepper sprayed principal  MyArkLaMiss

A teen and his mother were arrested after authorities say they assaulted the student's principal.

Burnette issues appeal to Bastrop fans  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

Bastrop coach Adrian Burnette says negativity within the community is damaging to the football team as well as the school.

Mayor of Bastrop finally turns in city's audit, 3 months past due date  MyArkLaMiss

The city of Bastrop has been on the Louisiana auditor's non-compliance list for the past three months. Now the mayor has turned in the city's response.

Bastrop High’s JROTC invites cadets to training camp  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

Bastrop High School's Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (JROTC) will host its fourth annual summer drill training camp at Bastrop High School from July ...

Pamela Smith Walker candidate for Morehouse Parish School Board District 2  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

Pamela Smith Walker is seeking the seat on the Morehouse Parish School Board District 2. “I retired from my position as Information Technology Assistant with ...

New Principal hired for Bastrop High School  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

Morehouse Parish Superintendent of Schools Hazel Sellers has announced that Gregory D. Campbell, has been hired to replace the retiring Dr. David Nordman ...

Morehouse schools are safe for now, there's no plan for $1.6M shortfall  Monroe News Star

"The longer we go beyond January, as far as RIF (reduction in force), the bigger that number gets," the superintendent said.

Veronica Loche Tappin Announces Candidacy for School Board District-6  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

Veronica Loche Tappin has announced her candidacy for the Morehouse Parish School Board District-6. The veteran educator was employed by our school ...

LSWA high school football polls: Week 4  Monroe News Star

Bastrop climbed into the Top-10 and Union Parish continued to gain ground in the latest Louisiana Sportswriter's Association high school football polls.

School board discusses superintendent replacement; honors teachers  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

The Morehouse Parish School Board voted to interview four candidates for the position of superintendent at its May regular meeting. After entering into executive ...

Board votes to extend MMS grade configuration  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

The Morehouse Parish Students of the Year were recognized Tuesday night at the February meeting of the Morehouse Parish School Board. Cori Guice, fifth ...

Debbie Wilson # 56 Announces Candidacy For School Board District-5  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

Debbie Wilson's slogan, “Our Children, Our Community, Our Future” sums up all the reasons she has chosen to be a candidate for Morehouse Parish School ...

Update: Student, mom face charges after principal pepper sprayed  Monroe News Star

The incident happened Friday as a student was exiting the school.

Many changes at Morehouse Schools - News  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

The Morehouse Parish School Board has approved several changes that will be implemented in Morehouse Parish Schools beginning next school year. School ...

Bastrop cheer sponsor took more than $32K: Audit  Monroe News Star

This story will be updated. A former Bastrop High School cheer sponsor is suspected of stealing between $32,000 and $36,000, as noted in an audit of the ...

Washington-Marion head coach DeCarlos Holmes accepts assistant job with EMCC  KPLC

Washington-Marion head football coach DeCarlos Holmes is headed back to the college ranks after just one season in Lake Charles. The Grambling State ...

NELA Signing Day roundup  Monroe News Star

A jam-packed crowd inside the Don Shows Field House celebrated four West Monroe Rebels who will continue their football careers at the collegiate level.

Louisiana National Guard promotes newest colonel  KALB News

Louisiana National Guardsman Robert 'Chad' Herndon was promoted to the rank of colonel during an official ceremony at Camp Beauregard.

BHS Homecoming set  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

Bastrop High School Homecoming Week is set for October 23-27th. This year's theme is “Let the Good Times Roll, Laissez le Bon Temps Rouler” The theme is a ...

Missing Bastrop teen located safely  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

A 16-year-old Bastrop High School student, who was reported missing Thursday, was found unharmed Friday afternoon per Bastrop Police.

New Principal appointed for BHS  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

The Morehouse Parish School Board met in their regular monthly meeting at the Student Services building on Martin Luther King South on Tuesday evening.

Harken: The Greater Austin High School Musical Theatre Awards are on the way  austin360

The awards show that changed the fortunes of the Long Center for the Performing Arts returns to April 17 at 7:30 p.m. The Greater Austin High School Musical ...

Beast of the Week - Quaterius Hawkins  MyArkLaMiss

The week three Beast of the Week goes to Bastrop High School's Quaterius Hawkins after the monster game he had against Calvary Baptist. The senior ...

School Board holds monthly meeting  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

The Morehouse Parish School Board held their regular monthly meeting Tuesday evening at the Student Services Center on Martin Luther King South. Prior to ...

Parents react to gun found on high school campus  MyArkLaMiss

Parents react to the news of a gun being found on the Bastrop High School campus.

KMB aims to preserve history of Baron Ballpark  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

Keep Morehouse Beautiful would like to help preserve the history of Baron Ballpark, a park that hosted many state and district tournaments, by purchasing a ...

BHS student arrested after routine search  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

A student was arrested after the Morehouse Parish Sheriff's Office conducted a random search at Bastrop High School on Tuesday, Feb. 20. According to the ...

Gray looks forward to working with 'incredible' kids in Morehouse  Monroe News Star

He plans to work on improving academics, giving staff the tools they need for success.

West Ouachita football player airlifted to Shreveport Friday night

WEST MONROE, La, (KNOE) - A West Ouachita football player is recovering after taking a hard hit in Friday night's game against Bastrop high school.

New beginnings for Hazel Sellers  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

After 50 years dedicated to serving in the education system, Morehouse Parish School Board Superintendent Hazel Sellers said that it is time to retire. "I have ...

Bastrop High School JROTC team headed to national championship

Bastrop High School's JROTC Leadership Team will compete in person at the Championship of The 2015 Army JROTC Leadership Bowl Championship in ...

Bastrop man arrested after fight ends with gunfire outside school

BASTROP, La. (KNOE 8 News) - A Bastrop man is jailed after a fight ended with gunfire. 24-year-old Riley Sutton was arrested outside of the Bastrop High ...

First United Methodist Church gives back to community  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

Hide caption. First United Methodist Church of Bastrop celebrated Back to School with a Blessing of the Backpacks *service* on Sunday, August 12. Along with the ...

School shooting social media post stirs angst among Belleview parents  Villages-News

Confusion over a social media post had many Belleview High School parents up in arms Thursday. The issue came to light when a woman called the Marion ...

5 takeaways from Airline's win over Bastrop  Monroe News Star

BASTROP -- For second straight week, the Bastrop Rams battled hard to the game's final whistle as the Rams ended up on the wrong side of a single ...

Morehouse Parish School Board commends teachers, Claudia Flintroy and Jamie Mayes  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

Mrs. Hazel Sellers and the Morehouse Parish School System would like to congratulate Claudia Flintroy and Jamie Mayes for being featured in the January ...

Bastrop High School and Morehouse Jr. High students learn bullying is not okay  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

Students at both Bastrop High School and Morehouse Jr. High attended assemblies this week where bullying was the topic of discussion. Keith Deltano drew on ...

Morehouse Parish School Board Closes Cherry Ridge and Oak Hill Elementary  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

The Morehouse Parish School Board met Tuesday, at the Student Services Center on Martin Luther King South. The meeting was technically two meetings, ...

Community declares education emergency in Morehouse Parish  MyArkLaMiss

In Bastrop, parents, teachers and community members are banding together to help solve education issues in Morehouse Parish.

Louisiana College hire LaTonya Loche as new track & field coach  KALB News

Louisiana College President Dr. Rick Brewer and Athletic Director Reni Mason announced the hiring of LaTonya Loche as the next men's and women's track ...

BHS holds open house  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

Citizens and parents were able to meet the new administration at Bastrop High School Monday night in an informal "meet and greet" held in the school's ...

Shelrika Bryant: Bastrops spark plug  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

As the leadoff batter, Shelrika Bryant's job is to get on base and create RBI opportunities for Bastrop's prolific 3-4-5 hitters (Tia Coleman, Chelsea Fagan and ...

Morehouse Parish School Board passes plan  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

The Morehouse Parish School Board passed a five phase plan to balance the budget for the 2014 -2015 school year. Phase I consisted of a reduction in force in ...

Third annual Morehouse May Madness begins Saturday | Tempo  The Franklin Sun

The third annual Morehouse May Madness Street Festival will welcome crowds May 3 and 4 with fantastic food, awesome music, antique tractors, juried ...

Chamber annual banquet honors Chemin-A-Haut State Park  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

The Bastrop-Morehouse Chamber of Commerce held it's annual banquet, which this year was a salute to Chemin-A-Haut State Park on Thursday evening at the ...

Henry Cotton elected mayor of Bastrop  Monroe News Star

Henry Cotton is the mayor-elect of Bastrop. He said Saturday night that he plans to build a unique model for growth using the city strengths and seek every ...

Principal position at BHS open once again  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

Gregory D. Campbell, who was hired to become the new principal of Bastrop High School has withdrawn from the position prior to taking over. Campbell was ...

Two LA high schools have produced most LSU All-SEC players since 2000

There have been 66 Louisiana high school players who earned All-Southeastern Conference honors for LSU since the program started its rise in 2000.

Morehouse Parish schools to dismiss early through beginning of September  MyArkLaMiss

According to our partners at The News-Star, all schools in the Morehouse Parish School district will dismiss students early through the beginning of September.

Bastrop High cheerleader squads earn bid to national competition  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

Attending camp at Northwestern State University, the Bastrop High cheerleaders received numerous awards.

Displaced by Katrina, 5 Port Sulphur athletes who 'just wanted to play football' sparked controversy in Bastrop

A decade later, Hurricane Katrina and the controversy it blew through seemingly one of the most unlikely of places now are faint memories. Not forgotten.

Bastrop High Senior Scholars Reception honors academic excellence  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

Bastrop High School awarded students for academic excellence on Thursday, April 24, with a Senior Scholars' Reception held at the Bastrop Visitor Center.

Morehouse Parish School Board members calls out some bus drivers for not doing their job

MOREHOUSE PARISH, La. (KNOE) - Members of the Morehouse Parish School Board held bus drivers accountable for not following school board policy during ...

Bastrop takes both jamboree contests against Franklin Parish  The Franklin Sun

Box scores from the Franklin Parish/Bastrop basketball jamboree played at Bastrop High School over the weekend.

Local counseling agency treating mental illness "Full Circle"

Mental illness continues to be a growing issue in Northeast Louisiana.

Dr. Mike Strain was guest speaker at annual Chamber banquet  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

The Bastrop-Morehouse Chamber of Commerce held it's annual banquet, and this year the Chamber honored agriculture in Morehouse Parish. The banquet ...

Student arrested after he pepper sprayed high school principal  KTAL

A teenager and his mother were arrested after authorities say they assaulted the school principal.

Meet the Women Who Shape the Delta: Educators  Monroe News Star

These outstanding women were nominated and selected for their influence, leadership, and contribution to education in north Louisiana.

2013 BHS Homecoming Court  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

“Sweet Victory” is the chosen theme for the 2013 Bastrop High School Homecoming week, which is Oct. 7 -11, and will culminate in the football game, with the ...

Local, area cowboys bound for national rodeo finals  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

A fundraiser for seven local and area cowboys who are currently working toward qualifying for the National Finals will be held Saturday, May 23 at the ...

Ruby Brown announces as candidate Morehouse Clerk of Court  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

Ruby Brown has announced her candidacy for the Morehouse Parish Clerk of Court Office. Below is a provided release from Brown. I believe that if you want to ...

Lara relinquishes command  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

The pomp and circumstance of the Change of Command Ceremony for the JROTC program at Bastrop High School was witnessed Friday morning as Cadet Lt.

Not another statistic  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

When Bastrop High School senior, Rachael Lara was in the eighth grade, she faced a challenge that turned her world upside down.

East Mississippi Community College Hall of Fame inductee bios  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

Former Bastrop High Parade All-American Randall Mackey is part of EMCC's six-member 2017 Hall of Fame class. SCOOBA, Miss. — In conjunction with East ...

Jennifer Hickman hired as Sterlingtons new softball coach  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

After guiding Bastrop to consecutive Class 4A State Tournament appearances, Jennifer Hickman will try to duplicate her success at Sterlington.

Bradshaw named interim football coach at Bastrop  Monroe News Star

Bradshaw went 149-32 in 14 seasons as Bastrop head coach.

Bastrop rolls into Sulphur  Monroe News Star

An 8-2 win over Beau Chene on Friday sends Bastrop to state tournament.

A Salute to the 2015 Alabama Seniors: Denzel Devall  Roll 'Bama Roll

Though not a household name in many circles, Alabama jack linebacker Denzel Devall spent most of his career doing what was expected of him...and doing so ...

Morehouse Parish: Delta Magnet rounds up a new mustang  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

Students returning to Delta Magnet in the fall may find their school pride amplified thanks to the appearance of a new statue of the school's mascot, the mustang, ...

Yolanda Brown to be inducted into Southern Hall of Fame  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

Former Bastrop Lady Ram Yolanda Brown will go into the Southern University Sports Hall of Fame on Friday, Oct. 30.

Prep football first round playoff matchups  WWL

Here is a list of this weekend's playoff matchups for high school football.

Delta Magnet Dazzlers summer camp ends  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

The Delta Magnet School Dazzlers ended their 2014 summer dance camp with a performance for friends, family and school staff on Wednesday, July 30. Red ...

Ferriday state unbeaten streak stands 60 years later | Sports  The Franklin Sun

Hyram Copeland felt the normal butterflies as he slid his thin shoulder pads over his head and pulled his blue and gold No. 66 jersey over his pads.

All-Stars host cheer; dance clinic  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

The Eastern Morehouse All-Stars hosted their fourth annual cheer/dance/gymnastics clinic at Bastrop High School gymnasium last week. During the week ...

Patrick Longstreet named South Houston High's football coach  mySA

Patrick Longstreet has been named South Houston High School's ninth head football coach in the program's 60-year history after the school board gave ...

Abraham welcomes art competition winner to DC

Congressman Ralph Abraham, M.D., R-Alto, welcomed recent Quitman High School graduate Abbie Lawson this week to see her artwork in the United States ...

The Price of Admission  Texas Tribune

In Texas, public high schools with fewer “economically disadvantaged” students and more “college-ready” students tend to send a greater percentage of their ...

New Aspen Dental Office Opening in Lake Charles Makes Access to Care Easier in Louisiana  PR Newswire

LAKE CHARLES, La., March 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Appointments are now available at the new Aspen Dental-branded practice in Suite 100 at 3411 Nelson ...

Follow live: Louisiana high school football playoff brackets released  The Advocate

The Louisiana High School Athletic Association will unveil the 2017 state football playoff brackets in a selection show at 11 a.m. Sunday.

Which show won the most nominations at the Greater Austin High School Musical Theatre Awards?  austin360

We haven't counted how many nods each Austin area high school musical won. But thanks to alert theater teacher Joshua Denning, who posted quickly on ...

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