Posted 4:12 PM 12/10/2013 by MELISSA CANONE
In the spirit of the holiday season, area residents can get a free ride home and free towing for their vehicle if they have had too much to drink to drive home safely. This service is being offered by Guy's Towing Service, Inc.
"At Guy's Towing, we do not condone excessive drinking (More)...
Posted 5:31 PM 12/9/2013 by MELISSA CANONE
Chili's restaurants across the United States are holding a fundraiser Monday for the Marine Corp's Toys for Tots campaign.
Chili's will donate 10% of each check's net sales to Toys for Tots as part of its "Give Back" initiative. Patrons must mention Toys for Tots to their servers in order for the donation to be made.
All of the proceeds collected during the fundraiser will go to the Toys for Tots program in each restaurant's local community.
Posted 9:52 AM 12/8/2013 by katc
The Duson and St. Martinville parades have been CANCELED due to weather. It's unknown if they will be rescheduled.
Posted 11:28 PM 12/6/2013 by Alex Labat
The "Festival of Light" is celebrating it's 20th anniversary this year. The tradition highlights the businesses in the Oil Center, bringing holiday cheer and festivities to those in Acadiana. But plummeting temperatures today meant plummeting attendance, which has those whom depend on the (More)...
Posted 3:06 PM 12/4/2013 by MELISSA CANONE
Girl Scout Troop SU 208 (7 and 8 year old girls)from Lafayette has organized a clothes drive to help out their sister Girl Scout.
A fire broke out in the girl's home just before 7 p.m. in the 100 block of Wildflower Lane Thanksgiving night.
According to investigators, heat and/or a (More)...
Posted 2:35 PM 12/3/2013 by katc
Charity and generosity has long been a tradition in Louisiana, especially during the holiday season.
Many in Acadiana reach out to those in need and give what they can to help the less fortunate or those suffering from severe and even terminal health conditions.
But not all (More)...