June 10, 2010 02:51
The best of Acadiana Open Channel's locally produced television programming will be honored this weekend at AOC's annual Viddy Awards. The best of Acadiana Open Channel's locally produced television programming will be honored this weekend at AOC's annual Viddy Awards. The event presents awards for categories including Best Live Program, Best Arts and Culture Program, Best Crew, Best Set and a viewers' choice award.

The Viddy Awards takes place Saturday night at The Petroleum Club, beginning at 7 p.m. The event, open to the public, includes dinner and entertainment from Lafayette's one and only Tina Turner impersonator Connie Garrett. Tickets are $25. For more information, call 232-4434, ext. 201.
Should Democrats dump Dixie? DEC 17 Blogger Bob Mann gives his two cents on the question being discussed among tight-pants-bushy-beard-hat-on-in-the-house northern liberals who were disgusted by Mary's defeat. In a round-about way, he's seeking to remind them that the pendulum always swings back. Must-read story about Janzen Jackson DEC 17 This post on Vice Sports is an in-depth look at the life of Janzen Jack

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