Jan. 27, 2010 11:46 PM
t was a bitter, deflating defeat that sent the New Orleans Saints into a three-game, end-of-the-season swoon (actually a two-game swoon — the Saints played mostly their second team in the finale against Carolina), but maybe the Dec. 19 24-17 loss to ...
Jan. 27, 2010 10:33 PM
UL President Joe Savoie has taken to blogging to help raise funds for 14 UL Lafayette students personally affected by the recent earthquake in Haiti. “Some of the students are thankful ...
Jan. 27, 2010 10:32 PM
The Our Lady of Fatima Warriors went to bat for victims of the earthquake in Haiti this week. Beginning 7 a.m. Wednesday morning, volunteers manned a paint-for-the-Saints booth in the parking lot of Albertson’s at the corner of South College and Johnston ...
Jan. 26, 2010 09:57 PM
A filmmaker whose undercover videos in Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now offices last year helped turn political will against ACORN has been arrested with three others for allegedly attempting to wire tap U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu’s ...
Jan. 26, 2010 06:05 PM
It’s debatable whether the New Orleans Saints can now be called America’s Team, a moniker on which the Dallas Cowboys’ PR department long ago staked a claim. Likely the Black and Gold will be the sentimental favorite of most viewers come Super ...
Jan. 26, 2010 05:07 PM
The 11th Hole at Hermann Park Golf Course in Houston has an extra hazard to look out for. A Cessna 170 is still parked in the middle of the fairway following ...
Jan. 26, 2010 04:49 PM
In between trying figure out what the hell to do with Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner and Chairman of the Federal Reserve Ben Bernanke, the American economy, and billions in Stimulus Project cash, President Barack Obama found time to pick sides in the ...
Jan. 26, 2010 04:47 PM
A light agenda Tuesday for the Lafayette City-Parish Council will have council members considering three appeals of Planning Commission votes. The first involves an appeal of a Dec. 14, 2009 vote by the commission to grant a final plat approval for ...
Jan. 26, 2010 04:20 PM
Fundraising is a tough job, even in a community as generous as Lafayette. So when Philippe Simon, celebrating 10 years in business in Lafayette, decided to ...

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