Christmas comes early every year for residents of the Acadiana area.
Every September, the Junior League puts on the annual Tinsel and Treasures event, to benefit community projects.
The event has hundreds of gifts, and Junior League members say
The next meeting of the Louisiana Shrimp Task Force will be held Monday, September 28, 2009, at 1:30 p.m. at LDWF Headquarters located at 2000 Quail Drive in the Louisiana Room. The agenda for Monday’s meeting is as follows:
I. Call to order
A downtown Lafayette landmark will be gone before the end of the year.
The old Federal Courthouse sits at the corner of East Main Street and Fefferson.
The building used to be Lafayette's main post office, but has been vacant for some time.
The UL Ragin' Cajuns fell short this weekend to the LSU Tigers.
UL players and coaches say they were disappointed with the 31-3 loss against the Tigers.
They say, chalk it up to missed opportunities and poor execution.
Coach Ricky Bustle sai
City Parish President Joey Durel held the first of 10 public meetings last night.
Durel says, the meetings are to hear public input about improving the city.
About forty residents filled the room last night, to voice their opinions on issues th
Ragin' Cajuns fans had a great weekend.
The team is now 2-0, for the first time since 1990.
The Cajuns upset Kansas State at home, 17-15, on a 48-yard field goal with 32 seconds left.
The team will head to Baton Rouge this weekend, to play