Autism Society's Trivia Night September 15
Grab some friends and make your useless trivia knowledge useful by helping raise money for the Autism Society!
Holes In My Jeans
How do I keep from wearing out the knees on my jeans?
Administrator Trying To Bring Kayaking To Local Schools
The goal is to start a kayak club to get kids on the water to show them new things, spark new interests, and also help with their education.
Lafayette Made Another List, And This One Isn't Good
Happiest City, low-cost retirement and tech-savvy up-and-coming city; Lafayette has been on its share of "good" lists, but this next one isn't so good.
New Iberia Fire Department To Hold Benefit For Firefighter
A $7 donation gets you a delicious lunch (or save it for dinner!) of red beans and rice with sausage and cornbread.
English Is Not A Consistent Language
Many people beat their heads on the keyboard when they see the improper use of words like "there, their and they're"!
Crocs Closes Manufacturing Facilities; Are Crocs Going Away?
Crocs are like cilantro: people either love them or hate them
Local Comedian Pens Heart-Wrenching Letter About Losing Father
I can't imagine that it was easy for him to write the post, as it shows what some might judge as a darker side of his life and it shows vulnerability.
Cajun Brewing Closing Its Doors
The "tasting room" on Rayburn Street in Lafayette will remain open through the end of the month to move any remaining brews.
Acadiana Teacher Seeking Toy Donations For YMCA
To make a donation or schedule a pick-up, call Milton Elementary and leave a message with your information. The school's number is 337-521-7740.
Bob Dylan, Heymann Center, October 16
Dylan's "Never-Ending Tour" also makes stops in Sugarland, TX and Mobile, AL.
Anything Over Rice Cook-Off October 27
The event is put on each year by the Blue Knights to raise funds to benefit officers and families of officers injured or killed in the line of duty.
General Admission Parking For UL Football To Be $10 Per Vehicle
The changes were made "to better align with peer institutions and industry-standard practices".
Georgia Sheriff's Department's Powerful Lip Sync Challenge
What starts out as a fun "shake your booty" video quickly turns into a powerful video that shows another, more serious side of law enforcement.
Youth Soccer Registration Now Under Way
The deadline to register for South Side Youth Soccer is August 17, 2018, and the season runs from September 8th through November 3rd, 2018.
Is This The Most Surveilled Street In Acadiana?
While running some errands this morning I came across a set of surveillance cameras and it made me think that this must be the most surveilled street in Acadiana!
'jeep jaunt' JAM!! August 18
Registration is $20 per person, ages 7 and up. Food and drinks will be available for purchase, as well as 50/50 raffle tickets and door prize tickets.
Louisiana Artist Puts A New Twist On A Swamp Pop Classic
I didn't know what to expect when he started the video, but I am liking his take on this classic!
Former Youngsville Officer Dies At Academy
Washington had left the Youngsville Police Department to pursue a career with Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries.
What Are Your Favorite Cajunisms?
There was a recent post to the Acadiana page of Reddit asking "What are your favorite Cajunisms?", and I thought that it would make for a great discussion!