Wednesday Jul 16
To channel Linda Ronstadt, Dorian Rush goes deep into the 'Bayou'
'Everything that came out of her mouth was a hundred percent intended to be that way.
Women's conference to be held Thursday
The second annual Women's Empowerment Conference will be held Thursday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Opelousas in the Evangeline Downs Hotel.
Shine YoungFuturity runsSaturday
Each division will be run at the distance of 5 1 2 furlongs on the main track, and as the first big money events of the season for the babies both have drawn full fields with the fillies oversubscribed with 18 entered for the race with twelve drawing starting berths and an additional two on the also-eligible list in case of any late scratches, and ... (more)
Boy Scouts eye adventure camp in Atchafalaya Basin
The local Boy Scouts of America council is laying the groundwork for a new public recreation area and adventure base camp in the Atchafalaya Basin as part of the group's efforts to encourage exploration of the vast swamp.
T.H. Harris asks for public help to grow
The T.H. Harris Campus in Opelousas is eager to upgrade its technical programs. First, though, it needs $2 million.