Do you want to learn to read better? Maybe you are preparing for your high school equivalency test. maybe you need to learn English. The Literacy Council of Southwest Louisiana is now scheduling classes.

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Most of us taking being able to read, write and speak English for granted. Everyone is not so fortunate and some need a little help. That's where the Literacy Council comes in. They even offer free bus tokens to help students get to class. For more details call 494-7000 or 1-888-LIT-SWLA.