Feb. 3, 2010 04:37 PM
Watching football is all about being a couch potato, so why not up the ante and become a couch cochon? Here in Louisiana we know all about that, but today, the New York Times is recommending cracklins as the snack of choice for the Super Bowl. Acadiana ...
Feb. 3, 2010 04:15 PM
The 3rd Circuit Court of Appeal today released a judgment upholding a lower court ruling finding that the Lafayette Parish School Board cannot sue an architectural firm for water intrusion problems at N.P. Moss Middle School. In 2008, the LPSB filed ...
Feb. 3, 2010 04:02 AM
City-Parish President Joey Durel was joined Tuesday by UL President Dr. Joe Savoie for the annual state of the parish address at the Cajundome Convention Center. The two laid out a vision of Lafayette’s economic future that hinges on shared goals of ...
Feb. 3, 2010 01:54 AM
Who dat say dey gonna raise dem rates? Sporting New Orleans Saints T-shirts, the City-Parish Council approved a rate increase sought by Lafayette Utilities System Tuesday night. The rate hike passed by the narrowest possible margin just before 7:30 ...
Feb. 2, 2010 05:29 PM
Brody Colvin's dash to the big leagues took a troubling detour Saturday night on Jefferson Street. The 19-year-old St. Thomas More graduate, who passed up an LSU scholarship last year after reportedly being offered a $900,000 signing bonus by the Philidelphia ...
Feb. 2, 2010 04:40 PM
The Lafayette City-Parish Council Tuesday evening will vote on whether to grant Lafayette Utilities System a rate hike. Two weeks ago the council approved the rate increase as an introductory ordinance by a 7-2 vote; in December the Lafayette Public Utility ...
Feb. 2, 2010 04:07 PM
Once again, all together now, a hale hooray for Mississippi. Our neighbor state continues to make Louisiana look good in national rankings, this time in The Daily Beast’s “ ...
Feb. 2, 2010 04:03 PM
Chilly February, hunkered down inside, it’s a good time to take inventory and think about the future. For artists, that means evaluating recent work, winnowing through the explosions of creative energy and choosing the most provocative piece of the ...
Feb. 2, 2010 03:45 PM
The Advocate reported today that Lafayette-based Web site development firm Firefly Digital has filed a federal lawsuit against Google, alleging the Internet search engine powerhouse is infringing on its "Gadget" trademark. Firefly claims it owns both ...

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