Students board a bus at Morgan City High School Thursday afternoon. Louisiana has had a law on the books since 1999 calling for seat belt availability on large school buses, but only if money can be allocated toward that purpose. It is one of only six states to have any sort of law governing seat belts on buses.
(The Daily Review Photo by Jean L. McCorkle)
Whether or not to install seat belts in large school buses has been debated for more than a quarter of a century.
St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert reported the following Narcotics Division arrests: