Zhorie'l Tapo

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Zhorie'l Tapo lives in Louisiana and was born in 2008.

  • Zhorie'l plays volleyball and sings in a children’s choir.
  • She wants to be a pediatrician.
  • Her favorite book is Becoming by Michelle Obama.

“No matter your age, you can make a difference.”

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A Conversation With Louisiana Lawmakers

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September 18th, 2020

Our Kid Reporter talks with Democratic and Republican state representatives about listening to voters. 

Summer Camp Goes Virtual

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August 4th, 2020

Because of the pandemic, a few summer camps look very different this year. 

Juneteenth Jubilees in Louisiana

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June 19th, 2020

A celebration of the unofficial end of slavery in the United States takes on a new significance amid the Black Lives Matter movement. 

The Power of Writing Letters

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April 21st, 2020

During the coronavirus pandemic, letter-writing has been a lifeline for many people. Our Kid Reporter explores the creative ways kids are preserving the tradition. 

Eyewitness: Coping With the Pandemic in Louisiana

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March 26th, 2020

A Kid Reporter shares her experiences during the coronavirus pandemic.

Louisiana Delays Primaries

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March 20th, 2020

Amid the coronavirus pandemic, the state’s Democratic Party had to postpone its primary election. 

Christmas at the Governor’s Mansion

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December 13th, 2019

Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards and his wife, Donna, host a Christmas party for a good cause.


A STEM-tastic Day

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October 29th, 2019

Students flock to the Superdome in New Orleans to learn about careers in science, technology, engineering, and math.