May 10, 2012 05:25 PM
According to author Ron Thibodeaux, formerly of The Times-Picayune, the book tells the story of the hurricanes that slammed the Cajun communities across Louisiana's gulf coast in 2005 and 2008. Ron Thibodeaux's new book, Hell or High Water ...
May 10, 2012 04:52 PM
The third and final performance in the Singer + Songwriter series is Friday, 8 p.m., in the James D. Moncus Theater at the Acadiana Center for the Arts, 101 W. Vermilion. The fundraiser Saturday is set for 7 p.m., at The Victorian, 302 Main St., Broussard. It's ...
May 9, 2012 04:24 PM
With everything else going on downtown - ArtWalk, Student Arts Expo - Saturday brings us another round of family movie fun with Downtown Lafayette's Movies in the Parc, and this time it's the catchy tune-filled flick "Grease." If you don't mind having ...
May 9, 2012 06:00 AM
Traditional music degree on tap at UL. By Dominick Cross In a 1965 editorial, titled "They Call That Music??!!" Burton Grindstaff wrote in the Opelousas Daily World: "Cajuns brought some mighty fine things down from Novia [sic] Scotia with them, including ...
May 8, 2012 10:44 PM
At the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, Russ Lay, a friend from my Kellam High School days in Virginia Beach, Va., wrote the following on Facebook: "Yvette Landry...real honky tonk music." I wrote and asked him to tell her hi. He responded with ...
May 8, 2012 05:45 PM
This particular Artwalk has a lot going on at the Acadiana Center for the Arts, from the Student Arts Expo, The Southern Open, to the 2nd Annual Local Filmmakers Showcase. If it's the second Saturday of the month, then it's also 2nd Saturday ...
May 8, 2012 04:43 PM
LCVC and AOC are calling on all video enthusiasts to show Lafayette through their eyes in an online video contest My Lafayette video contest Filmmakers and videographers have until tomorrow (May 9), to submit entries for the My Lafayette video ...
May 7, 2012 04:53 PM
During her term as president of the Louisiana Coalition Against Domestic Violence, Billi LaCombe did a complete makeover of its board and the organization as a whole, and initiated changes to its bi-laws, policy and the focus of the coalition. Billi ...
May 4, 2012 06:46 PM
The video of Brass Bed doing Nilsson's Don't Forget Me is causing a stir near and far. A music video of Nilsson's ...
May 4, 2012 06:00 PM
Festival International may be over, but there's still plenty of fun things to do and it begins right here in our figurative backyard with Downtown Alive! in Lafayette, and all weekend over at our neighbor's place in Breaux Bridge at the Breaux Bridge ...

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