Dec. 7, 2011 06:00 AM
Wednesday Decemeber 7, 2011The Benefit of Boorishness By: Walter PierceRep. Jeff Landry has been making an ass of himself, and it's paying off. The Benefit of Boorishness By: Walter PierceRep. Jeff Landry has been making an ass of himself, and it's ...
Nov. 30, 2011 06:00 AM
Wednesday, November 30, 2011From elite hunting camps to brokering deals over rods and reels, Louisiana's great outdoors mean big money.By Jeremy AlfordPhotos by Lisa Buser, from the book Wild AbundanceSome camps are simply soaked in lore, yielding memories ...
Nov. 23, 2011 06:00 AM
Wednesday, Novemver 23, 2011Broussard is about to get a "substantial" bill from Lafayette Utilities System, and its wholesale contract with LUS could be in jeopardy. By Walter Pierce A hearty guffaw bursts through the phone line. At the other end is ...
Nov. 16, 2011 06:00 AM
Wednesday, November 16, 2011The Ragin' Cajuns' winning ways are attracting thousands of fair weather fans this season, but the real winners are the diehards who were Cajun long before Cajun was cool. By Dan McDonald Sandra Delhomme remembers sitting ...
Nov. 9, 2011 06:00 AM
Wednesday, November 9, 2011Fresh off perceived victories in the Oct. 22 primary, Tea Party Republicans look to increase their influence in Lafayette Consolidated Government. But the centrists are fighting back. . Wednesday, November 9, 2011 Fresh ...
Nov. 2, 2011 06:00 AM
CHEFS TAKE TO THE PLATEAcadiana's finest kitchen hands tell us where they go to eat. by Anna PurdyPhotos By Robin May The only thing more exceptional than eating an amazing meal is cooking it, and the only thing better than that is finding a treasure ...
Oct. 25, 2011 09:44 PM
Former City-Parish Councilman and one-time House candidate Chris Williams has his hands all over four local races. He won one Saturday, and the competition is stiff in the other three. Can the ex-politician ride their coattails back into power? By Leslie ...
Oct. 19, 2011 06:00 AM
Wednesday, October 19, 2011The following Election Day tip sheet was compiled by The Ind's staff using insight from more than a dozen former politicians, local officials and longtime political observers. The nine races covered don't represent all elections ...
Oct. 12, 2011 06:00 AM
Wednesday, October 12, 2011In 10 days Lafayette Parish will make a monumental decision about the governance that will have long-term implications for the city and the unincorporated parish. Is this union worth maintaining? How do we govern ourselves? ...
Oct. 5, 2011 06:00 AM
Wednesday, October 5, 2011 Despite a grand jury's 'No True Bill,' unspeakable accusations left The Pig Stand's Barry and Marla Giglio pariahs in the community that once adopted and embraced them. By Heather Miller Photos by Robin May Wednesday ...