Aubri Juhasz / WWNO

Newly elected school board members sat for their first slate of meetings this week, probing district priorities ahead of this year’s charter application process.

Aubri Juhasz / WWNO

NOLA Public Schools will coordinate COVID-19 vaccines for all school-based staff as soon as doses become available, Chief Operations Officer Tiffany Delcour said Wednesday night.

Photo by Zack Smith Photography, Courtesy of French Quarter Festivals, Inc.

French Quarter Festival won't be kept down in 2021 — or at least it's determined to rise back up.

Center for Reproductive Rights

With the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to reinstate an FDA requirement that patients pick up abortion pills in person, the rest of the country joins Louisiana and 17 other states with similar restrictions on abortion care.

Paula Burch-Celentano / Tulane University

Tulane University administered the first of two Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine shots to roughly 50 employees of its School of Medicine yesterday, from custodial and food service staff to campus health services physicians and researchers studying the vaccine’s efficacy.