I'm just an average man with an average life. Oh, wait. That's already been used in a song. Anyway, I'm a Lafayette native, graduate of Beau Chêne High School and Princeton University, and a lifelong (mostly suffering) New Orleans Saints fan. Growing up, I wanted to be the world heavyweight champion. I've at least attained heavyweight status. I've been told that if I were a wrestler, I'd be called the "Hot Mess Express."
Tropical Depression Forms in Caribbean Sea
That system is expected to enter the Gulf of Mexico as early as Friday.
LSU Mandating Vaccines for Students
Students may opt out, but they will be required to undergo regular COVID testing.
This Common Driving Mistake Could Get You a Ticket
Trooper Thomas Gossen explains how to avoid that ticket and a crash.
LSU to Require Proof of Vaccine to Enter Tiger Stadium
The announcement came about an hour before the university announced a vaccine mandate for students.
“Jeopardy!” Host Saga Plot Thickens
The show's producers have named an interim host to fill in following Mike Richards's resignation.
One Dead In St. Martinville Shooting
Police don't know if this incident is connected to Friday's shooting in the city.
Deadline to Apply for Fishermen COVID Assistance Is Sunday
LDWF will soon begin accepting applications from fisherman and other fisheries workers for $12.4 million in federal coronavirus federal relief funds.
Teachers Toast First Day of School after Retirement
The retirees say "Cheers" to life after education.
Mike Richards Out As JEOPARDY! Host
Misogynistic quotes posted online led to his doom.
AUDIO: Coach Discusses Lafayette Little League, World Series
Bruce Lambin talks about what it takes to get there and how to handle the pressure.
Lafayette Schools Report More Than 100 COVID Cases In First Week
The data comes from schools participating in the LDH reporting system.
Popular Lafayette Pizza, Italian Restaurant Closing
The seven-year-old establishment has a loyal, rabid folowing.