Charitable Organizations and Upcoming Events
Christmas puts many in the giving spirit. Here are a few charities and events that can help you give back.
Now That It’s Legal, When Will Sports Betting Officially Begin?
Fantasy sports betting is now legal in 47 parishes, but betting may not begin until late 2019.
Louisiana’s Own Statue of Liberty
Adam Morales lives in Pierre Port alongside the Avoca Island Cutoff, just before Way Fellowship Church, where he finds and transforms Cypress driftwood into what I would call "Art with Seasoning."
Summer Camps For Kids Throughout Acadiana in 2018
It is so important for young minds to remain active during this time, and we hope to provide you with info on your child's perfect getaway. Get started sooner than later with your planning, and take a quick peek at our list of summer camps being held throughout Louisiana.
#Clips4Kids Raises Over $300,000 for St. Jude
The hashtag #Clips4Kids was started by members of the website Twitch.tv as a way to raise money for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.
$5,500 Reward Offered for Black Bears Killed in St. Mary Parish
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is offering a $5,500 reward for information regarding the illegal killing of two black bears in Franklin on February 14th.
10 Must-See Movies Filmed in Louisiana
I don't consider myself a movie buff; I'm very mainstream when it comes to music and movies. However, I love trivia and random facts. So naturally I love finding out that there are so many films being produced in Louisiana.
Santosha Village – The New Tiny House Community in New Orleans
Have you ever seen the HGTV show Tiny House, Big Living? Well, Santosha is all about dialing back and down-sizing in the name of freedom and self sufficiency. Find out how Haiyan Khan is going to set up his one-acre lot dedicated to rehabilitating the homeless of New Orleans.
The First Three Minutes of ‘IT’…With Legos
Though the story isn't "fresh", and the movie avoided creating too many deviations from the original, Facebook comments seem to prove that people are still as scared as ever of old Pennywise, Legos or not. Don't forget, you'll float too...
2017 Summer Camps Across Acadiana
Check out our 2017 list of available summer camps. With the size and variety of our camp catalog we are willing to bet there is something for everyone.