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KRVS Local
2:40 pm
Tue October 30, 2012

Students Struggle With Cafeteria Guidelines

Cafeteria lunch from Acadiana
Credit Hannah Trahan

Cafeterias across the nation are struggling to meet the newly implemented guidelines which aim to decrease child obesity. The new portions have some students focused on still being hungry after leaving the cafeteria, more than the health benefits coming from the changes. “No one’s really that happy about it cuz there’s not enough for really anyone. It’s not very good sometimes.” Some students, such as Colin Comeaux, the starting quarter back at Lafayette High School, even have to bring snacks to class just to make it through the day. “Sometimes I have to bring snacks to school.

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KRVS Local
2:31 pm
Tue October 30, 2012

Music Education in Jeopardy

The North Vermilion High School Patriot Marching Band performing at the District Marching Festival at Cajun Field on October 15.
Credit Laura Trahan

Whether it is learning how to play an instrument or singing in a school choir, music education can be very important in shaping a person’s life.  However, in some states such as Indiana, Colorado, and Ohio, funds for music programs in schools have been cut to reduce the budget of public education.  While there are currently no plans to go through with this in Louisiana, the thought of losing it can upset many people.

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Music
2:24 pm
Tue October 30, 2012

The Exchange, October 30

Folk and roots music, and live performances and interviews with local musicians.

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Music
12:37 pm
Tue October 30, 2012

Medicine Ball Caravan, October 30

    Music programming with news and interviews on local arts and events, CD and concert ticket giveaways and live in-studio performances. BROADcasting is the operative word here. You can hear just about any form of music on the program ranging from Old-Timey and Bluegrass to classic and contemporary songwriters, Pop, Blues, Soul, Rock, Jazz, Poetry and the Avant Garde.

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Music
10:30 am
Tue October 30, 2012

The Flip Side, October 29

Soul and R&B hits and grooves from way back and today.

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