By Carol Cratty. Victor Blackwell and Greg Botelho-CNN
The U.S. Justice Department will not conduct a civil rights investigation in the case of a teenager found dead in a rolled-up mat at his southern Georgia high school, a spokesperson for that agency said Wednesday.
With the recent recall petition stemming from the one filed Tuesday for Mayor Deedy Slaughter, special elections could be in the horizon for Port Allen. The catch is, holding a special election comes at a price.
Good news for Louisiana public schools. According to recent reviews, one in three public school teachers got a top rating, and 25% of East Baton Rouge Parish School teachers were rated "highly effective."
The National Hurricane Center named Tropical Depression Seven in the northern Caribbean Sea on Wednesday. Impacts are forecast to stay minimal in the continental United States, especially in the Gulf of Mexico.