“Vinculum,” by LSU Press poet Alice Friman, received the Georgia Author of the Year Award for poetry. The 48th Annual Georgia Author of the Year Awards were presented at Kennesaw State University on June 16.
BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo is excited to announce the birth of a baby plains zebra. He was born on Tuesday, July 17 and is doing well on exhibit with the herd. This baby is the 23rd zebra born at the Baton Rouge Zoo.
Best of the Bayou has selected the official artwork for its inaugural festival poster, chosen after a 15-day contest open to all area artists. The winning artwork is a painting by Susan Shaffer of Schriever.