New Orleans Events – Monday, October 12, 2015
NEW ORLEANS (AP) – Associated Press Louisiana Daybook for Monday, October 12.
Oct. 12 – Louisiana Superintendent of Education John White hosts a media briefing discussing the release of state-level, preliminary results from the spring 2015 assessments in grades 3-8, 12:00 p.m. Location: Baton Rouge, LA
Oct. 12 – 2015 Candidate for Louisiana Attorney General Marty Maley holds a meet and greet with local residents, 5:30 p.m. Location: 127 Church St. Natchitoches, LA.
Oct. 12 – Orleans Parish School Board (OPSB) District 6 Board Member Woody Koppel and OPSB Superintendent Dr. Henderson Lewis Jr. host District 6 Town Hall Meeting, 6:00 p.m. Location: Audubon Charter School, cafeteria, 428 Broadway St., New Orleans, LA.
Oct. 12 – Columbus Day, celebrating Christopher Columbus' discovery of the Americas in 1492. Financial markets remain open. Presidential Proclamation calls on Americans to observe the day with appropriate ceremonies and activities, and directs that the Stars and Stripes be displayed on all public buildings 'in honor of the U.S.' diverse history and all those who have contributed to shaping the nation.'
Oct. 12 – Leon Bridges begins first North American headline tour. Location: Tipitina's Uptown, New Orleans, LA.