Jan. 25, 2010 09:47 PM
Among the many great storylines surrounding Super Bowl XLIV — New Orleans native Peyton Manning against his dad's former team, the top seeds from each conference squaring off for the first time since 1993, the Saints' first appearance in a Super Bowl ...
Jan. 25, 2010 06:14 PM
With the announcement that Academy Sports & Outdoors in Lafayette would be selling Saints-related NFC Championship merchandise after Sunday night's game ...
Jan. 25, 2010 05:52 PM
The music world is taking notice of Lafayette band Givers. The homegrown act consisting of Taylor Guarisco, Tiffany Lamson, Will Henderson, Josh LeBlanc and Kirby Campbell released their self-titled EP last year on Valcour Records and toured briefly with ...
Jan. 25, 2010 05:49 PM
It may burn Saints fans, or perhaps make betting on our boys all the sweeter. The spread for Superbowl ...
Jan. 25, 2010 05:28 PM
Out of all of the major candidates vying to capture the 3rd Congressional District, a political novice from Houma appears to be the clear money leader as the race begins to heat up. Aside from his rookie status, Ravi Sangisetty is also a Democrat running ...
Jan. 25, 2010 05:18 PM
A recently appointed seven-member commission tasked with tweaking the Lafayette City-Parish Charter will hold its first meeting at 1:30 p.m. today. Newly elected council chair Jay Castille (District 2) made appointing a commission his first order of ...
Jan. 23, 2010 04:40 PM
Washington Mardi Gras 2010, "Energy - Louisiana Style," is in full swing in our nation's capital. The Friday gala honored King Bill Fenstermaker, Queen Dayna Elizabeth Haynie, Louisiana festival queens, and princesses of the Royal Court. Tonight ...
Jan. 22, 2010 03:49 PM
Can’t wait for the NFC Championship Game on Sunday, when our Saints take on Brett Favre and the Minnesota Vikings? One way to ramp up to the game is by listening to an ever-increasing play list of Saints songs, created by musically, and some not so ...
Jan. 21, 2010 03:48 PM
One legacy of Crowley native and former Louisiana Sen. John Breaux is the federal funding he directed toward the restoration of the state’s eroding coastline. Now in its 20th year, $115 million is slated this cycle, moving five out of 144 listed projects ...
Jan. 19, 2010 10:34 PM
The Ernest J. Gaines Center at UL Lafayette will host a reading Monday by Jeffery Renard Allen, winner of the 2010 Ernest J. Gaines Award for Literary Excellence. The annual $10,000 prize sponsored by the Baton Rouge Area Foundation recognizes African-American ...

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