Hospice of Acadiana, Inc. presents Blow a Bubble - Not a Gasket! This special event will host motivational speaker Janie Walters an award-winning human communications specialist. Ms.Walters will offer 3 presentations: 1) Humor for Life! - The importance of humor in the workplace 2)The Garbage Truck Comes on Tuesdays and... more »
On Sunday, August 11, 2013, 100 Black Men of Greater Lafayette will host "Stuff A Backpack" in conjunction with the 11th Annual "Kuts for Kids," hosted by the Upsilon Rho Chapter of Omega Psi Phi fraternity. The event will take place at Blue Cliff College Lafayette Campus, located at 120... more »
The Extra Mile, Region IV, Inc. will have the One Wish Talent Show (auditions) October 6th & 13th. The auditions begin at 1 p.m. The "One Wish Talent Show" will be held on November 18th at Cite' Des Arts.
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The National Transportation Safety Board released a final report on a fatal crash involving a transport-category helicopter caused by a bird strike.The crash killed 8 people including two men from Morgan City.
The Board said the lack of requirements for bird strike-resistant windshields contributed to the crash, and called... more »
Woman's Foundation, Inc. is celebrating its 30th Anniversary this year. The Foundation is a local non-profit organization, whose mission statement is "to promote the total well-being of women and their families". In their 30 years they have served 450,000 people throughout Acadiana. The Woman's Foundation, Inc. has contributed to the... more »
Opelousas, Louisiana - Eula M. Savoie, founder and President of Savoie's Sausage and Food Products Inc. of Opelousas, La., died January 6, 2010.
Born Aug. 13, 1926, "Miss Eula," as she was known to employees, friends and business associates, entered the business world when she and her husband purchased... more »
Local Businessman and Former Naval Aviator Joins Lafayette Airport Commission Businessman and former Naval aviator Matthew Cruse of Lafayette was recently appointed by the Lafayette City-Parish Council to serve on the Lafayette Airport Commission. Cruse, who is director of business development and operations manager for Burner Fire Control, Inc., is... more »
C-D Utility Construction, Inc., working for the City of Scott will close Lesbesque Road from Shantel Road to Roger Road, for replacement of large drainage culverts. The closure will begin on Wednesday, October 14, 2009, and will remain for approximately one month. The street will be closed to through traffic,... more »