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27th Food for Families Food Drive was a success
Thanks to the generosity of the people of Acadiana, the 27th annual KLFY, FoodNet, Food for Families Food Drive was a big success.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
The Town Talk
Several Louisiana artists snag Grammy nominations
New Orleans songwriter, pianist and producer Allen Toussaint has been nominated for two Grammy awards and he is among several Louisiana artists who are up for one of the music industry's most coveted awards.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
An army of New Orleans musicians laid the foundation for Pretty Lights' Grammy-nominated...
Derek Vincent Smith, who performs as Pretty Lights, used over a dozen New Orleans musicians on his Grammy-nominated "A Color Map of the Sun."
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Boat launch, veteran's plaque dedicated in Leonville
Nearby residents no longer need to drive to Port Barre to get into the Bayou Teche.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Breaux Bridge police search for robbery suspect
Police are searching for Junius Lee Babineaux. Authorities say the incident occurred on October 30 on the corner of Courville St and Martin St. The victim was hit with an object and items were taken from him.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Editorial: New license plates declare Cajun pride
The plates were rolled out at the Breaux Bridge Department of Motor Vehicles last week and are available for a $15 fee.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Breaux Bridge leaders seek funds to restore iconic bridge
City leaders are trying to raise more than $500,000 to restore the iconic bridge that's the "bridge" in Breaux Bridge.
Hunter Hayes enjoying stardom, homecoming concert
Four years ago, you could have seen Hunter Hayes playing at Bach Lunch in downtown Lafayette, treating the crowds to his special blend of country and Cajun music.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Cajun pride license plates go on sale in Louisiana
Proud Cajuns can let the world know how they feel about their heritage with new prestige license plates that went on sale Tuesday to raise money for French immersion programs in the state.
The Louisiana National Guard's former 20th Special Forces Detachment was honored during a dedication ceremony unveiling the "Cajun Warrior" sculpture at Veterans Park in Breaux Bridge.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
'Cajun and Proud' license plates support French education scholarship program
State Sen. Fred Mills, R-New Iberia and state Rep. Mike Huval, R-Breaux Bridge, on Tuesday will unveil the brand new "I'm Cajun ... and Proud" license plates at the Louisiana Department of Motor Vehicles in Breaux Bridge.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Joan Baez kicks back with intimate show at Baton Rouge's Red Dragon Listening Room
It's a rare thing that a music performance feels truly intimate, what with all the lights, the putting-on of the act and the facades, but Joan Baez at the Red Dragon Listening Room felt as much like it could have been in my living room as any other.
Advocate Staff Photo by Brad Bowie -- The Cargill Plant as seen on...
At least a dozen salt-dome caverns in Louisiana are as close to the edge of their supporting underground formations as the one that collapsed last year and caused the yawning sinkhole in Assumption Parish.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
The Daily Advertiser
Hunter Hayes at home with Heymann Center crowd
Imagine thousands of screaming girls, a sold out crowd at the Heymann Performing Arts Center and a young singing star giving his all onstage and you've got the Hunter Hayes CMT "Let's Be Crazy" Tour on Wednesday night.
Arrest made in Breaux Bridge kidnapping
A Lake Charles man suspected of kidnapping a woman from Breaux Bridge this week has been arrested and booked into jail, the St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office said.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
'Top Chef: New Orleans:' The local angles in episode 8, 'Piggin' Out'
" Top Chef: New Orleans " contestants compete in a hot-sauce Quickfire challenge for Dr. John, then prepare a boucherie feast for guest judge Donald Link .
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Bayou Teche hits Arkansas shelves
A few years back, I asked a buddy of mine who lives in Breaux Bridge, Louisiana to bring me up some local beer.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
Investigation into alleged police brutality video may begin Monday
Eunice Police Chief Ronald Dies said an investigation by outside agencies into a dashcam recording of a police officer appearing to use excessive force and could begin as early as Monday.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
The Town Talk
Folk artist Joan Baez to perform Nov. 22 in Lafayette
LAFAYETTE, La. -- Folk music legend Joan Baez will open her Baez on the Bayou Tour at 9 p.m. Nov. 22 at Feed and Seed, 106 N. Grant St., in downtown Lafayette.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Local school control benefits families, Orleans superintendent says
Lafayette Academy, run by Mickey Landry , is one of 17 state takeover schools eligible to return to the Orleans Parish School Board.