The INDsider - Walter Pierce The INDsider - Walter Pierce http://theind.com/articles.sec-61-1-Walter-Pierce.html Sun, 23 Sep 18 00:00:00 -0500 en hourly 1 <![CDATA[What they're saying: Saints talk of football world]]> What they're saying: Saints talk of football world
It still feels strange saying it — the Super Bowl champion New Orleans Saints. What more can we say? Absolutely nothing. But here’s what some others are saying about the Saints’ victory in Super Bowl 44: ESPN’s Jeffri Chadiha ......]]>
<![CDATA[Sheaux nuf Saint Jackson elected to HOF]]> Sheaux nuf Saint Jackson elected to HOF
A day before the New Orleans Saints play in their first Super Bowl, former Saints linebacker Rickey Jackson was elected Saturday as a member of Pro Football Hall of Fame. The 51-year-old Jackson’s bust will be enshrined in the Canton, Ohio, hall ......]]>
<![CDATA[Appeals court backs downtown bar]]> Appeals court backs downtown bar
The Third Circuit Court of Appeal this week sided with Marley's Sports Bar on Jefferson Street downtown, backing a lower court's summary judgement in a suit accusing the night spot of  failing to offer adequate security for a pair of patrons who were ......]]>
<![CDATA[Appeals court backs downtown bar]]> Appeals court backs downtown bar
The Third Circuit Court of Appeal this week sided with Marley’s Sports Bar on Jefferson Street downtown, backing a lower court’s summary judgment in favor of the bar in a suit accusing the night spot of  failing to offer adequate security for a pair ......]]>
<![CDATA[LPSB loses Moss appeal]]> LPSB loses Moss appeal
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 ......]]>
<![CDATA['Who Dat' cocktail scores at Pamplona]]> 'Who Dat' cocktail scores at Pamplona
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<![CDATA[Durel, Savoie ‘imagine' Lafayette's future]]> Durel, Savoie ‘imagine' Lafayette's future
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 ......]]>
<![CDATA[LUS rate increase approved]]> LUS rate increase approved
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 ......]]>
<![CDATA[LUS rate increase up for final adoption]]> LUS rate increase up for final adoption
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 ......]]>
<![CDATA[Bayou State flashes snaggletooth smile]]> Bayou State flashes snaggletooth smile
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 “ ......]]>