I've had the great fortune of working in Acadiana my entire radio career. And that's a good thing since I speak the language! I'm married to the lovely Ms. Alli and together we have an amazingly cool son named Hayden and an amazingly bad dog named Kyreaux. In my spare time I enjoy playing the spoons, eating things that were "swimming in the waters this morning", guffawing and calf-roping with George Strait.
New Iberia City Council Honors Men Who Saved Kidnapped 10-Year-Old Girl
The New Iberia City Council, on behalf of the New Iberia community, honored the two men who saved the life of a kidnapped 10-year-old girl.
Opelousas Under Boil Advisory, Mayor Asks Residents to Limit Water Use
This morning, Mayor Julius Alsandor asked residents to turn off faucets that may be dripping or running due to the sub-freezing temperatures.
Homeless Man in Shreveport Reportedly Froze to Death
According to Hope House, a shelter for the homeless in Shreveport, the man died in downtown Shreveport on Monday night (Feb. 15).
Acadiana School Closures for Thursday, Feb. 18
UPDATE - As the inclement winter weather continues to cause issues across Acadiana and Louisiana, school closure information has begun coming in for 02/18 and 02/19.
Houston Woman and Child Dead of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning at Home
Sad news to report out of Houston as a woman and her child are dead due to carbon monoxide poisoning after a car was left running in a garage to help generate heat.
Power to Most Acadiana Residents Back On
As of this writing (Tue, 2/16 at 5:00 am), they are only about 2,000 residents in all of Acadiana that are without power.
5 Tips to Thaw Out Frozen Pipes
The following tips are for the DYI-ers.
Gorilla Glue Woman Now Selling Her Own ‘Bonded for Life’ Merchandise
We take a break from winter storm coverage to bring you this important update regarding the Gorilla Glue lady, aka Tessica Brown. She now has her own line of merchandise.
Using a Generator? Remember These 5 Simple Safety Tips
Please use your generators safely should your home lose power.
All the COVID-19 Virus in the World Could Fit in a Soda Can
According to a British mathematician, all the COVID-19 virus particles in the world could fit inside a can of soda. This demonstrates just how much even tiny particles can wreak havoc on the entire planet.
Surgery a Success! Tessica Brown’s Hair Finally Free From Gorilla Glue
The saga that has been the super stuck hair of Chalmette's Tessica Brown appears to be over.
Baton Rouge Council Passes $4.5 Million Settlement for Alton Sterling’s Family
The East Baton Rouge Metro Council has passed a $4.5 million settlement in the civil suit for the family of Alton Sterling, the man who was shot and killed by a Baton Rouge Police Department officer in 2016.