Benjamin Franklin Senior High School was on the short list of New Orleans public schools still standing after Hurricane Katrina. Though parts of the school had severe water damage and mold growth, the building's concrete structure and brick facade remained sound. But Franklin's good fortune almost meant its demise.
La. Politics: Loan program for Louisiana films floated - Daily Comet - *La. Politics: Loan program for Louisiana films floated* *Daily Comet* As Republican lawmakers and conservative groups like Americans for Prosperity lobby...