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  • Spirit of Acadiana: Zach Jones, youth trainer

    Spirit of Acadiana: Zach Jones, youth trainer

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 11:08 AM EDT2017-09-19 15:08:44 GMT
    Zach Jones Spirit of AcadianaZach Jones Spirit of Acadiana

    It's never too early to start developing healthy living habits. In this Spirit of Acadiana, a former Ragin Cajun football player is inspiring some of Acadiana's youngest athletes to stay fit.

    It's never too early to start developing healthy living habits. In this Spirit of Acadiana, a former Ragin Cajun football player is inspiring some of Acadiana's youngest athletes to stay fit.

  • Louisiana Lions Camp Sporting Clay Shoot Fundraiser

    Louisiana Lions Camp Sporting Clay Shoot Fundraiser

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 10:07 AM EDT2017-09-19 14:07:22 GMT
    Lions Club Clay ShootLions Club Clay Shoot

    The Louisiana Lions Club and its Staff Alumni Association will hold a Sporting Clay Shoot fundraiser Saturday, September 23 to benefit children with challenges.

    The Louisiana Lions Club and its Staff Alumni Association will hold a Sporting Clay Shoot fundraiser Saturday, September 23 to benefit children with challenges.

  • Opelousas Music and Market Fall Concerts start Friday

    Opelousas Music and Market Fall Concerts start Friday

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 9:17 AM EDT2017-09-19 13:17:38 GMT

    The Opelousas Music and Market Fall Concerts series will begin this Friday, September 22 with the Bon Ami Cajun Band.

    The Opelousas Music and Market Fall Concerts series will begin this Friday, September 22 with the Bon Ami Cajun Band.

  • 2017 S.W.A.P. Meet set for Thursday

    2017 S.W.A.P. Meet set for Thursday

    Monday, September 18 2017 9:04 AM EDT2017-09-18 13:04:46 GMT

    The Lafayette Social Service Agency Network will host the 2017 S.W.A.P Meet on Thursday, September 21 from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. 

    The Lafayette Social Service Agency Network will host the 2017 S.W.A.P Meet on Thursday, September 21 from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. 

  • 4th Annual 5k Boot Camp Bash

    4th Annual 5k Boot Camp Bash

    Monday, September 18 2017 8:50 AM EDT2017-09-18 12:50:06 GMT

    The Dreams Foundation will be hosting a 5k Boot Camp Bash on October 7.

    The Dreams Foundation will be hosting a 5k Boot Camp Bash on October 7.

  • Lafayette Parish Friends of the Library Biannual Book Sale

    Lafayette Parish Friends of the Library Biannual Book Sale

    Thursday, September 14 2017 7:57 PM EDT2017-09-14 23:57:10 GMT
    Image Courtesy MGN OnlineImage Courtesy MGN Online

    Thursday, September 14th at 9am the Lafayette Parish Friends of the Library will starts its biannual Book Sale in the Heymann Center ballroom. 

    Thursday, September 14th at 9am the Lafayette Parish Friends of the Library will starts its biannual Book Sale in the Heymann Center ballroom. 

  • Acadia Parish Fall Youth Initiative

    Acadia Parish Fall Youth Initiative

    Thursday, September 14 2017 9:02 AM EDT2017-09-14 13:02:11 GMT

    Acadia Parish is holding a Fall Youth Initiative this Saturday, September, 17 at the Crowley Middle school gymnasium.

    Acadia Parish is holding a Fall Youth Initiative this Saturday, September, 17 at the Crowley Middle school gymnasium.

  • Downtown Alive! kicks off with new features

    Downtown Alive! kicks off with new features

    Wednesday, September 13 2017 12:46 PM EDT2017-09-13 16:46:33 GMT

    The 2017 Fall Season of Downtown Alive! starts this Friday at Parc International with Geno Delafose & French Rockin' Boogie headlining the event. 

    The 2017 Fall Season of Downtown Alive! starts this Friday at Parc International with Geno Delafose & French Rockin' Boogie headlining the event. 

  • Acadiana Symphony kicks off season with list of events

    Acadiana Symphony kicks off season with list of events

    Wednesday, September 13 2017 9:43 AM EDT2017-09-13 13:43:23 GMT

    On Thursday, September 28, The Acadiana Symphony Orchestra will hold it's red carpet opening event entitled "From Scala to Broadway." 

    On Thursday, September 28, The Acadiana Symphony Orchestra will hold it's red carpet opening event entitled "From Scala to Broadway." 

  • Free to Breathe 5k Walk/Run opens registration

    Free to Breathe 5k Walk/Run opens registration

    Tuesday, September 12 2017 10:04 AM EDT2017-09-12 14:04:21 GMT

    The 6th Annual Free to Breathe 5k Walk/ Run will be held Saturday, September 30. 

    The 6th Annual Free to Breathe 5k Walk/ Run will be held Saturday, September 30. 

  • Junior League announces Tinsel and Treasures event

    Junior League announces Tinsel and Treasures event

    Monday, September 11 2017 10:58 AM EDT2017-09-11 14:58:45 GMT
    Courtesy of Junior League of LafayetteCourtesy of Junior League of Lafayette

    The Junior League of Lafayette is getting ready for their ever-popular event, Tinsel and Treasures.

    The Junior League of Lafayette is getting ready for their ever-popular event, Tinsel and Treasures.

  • Word Crawl 2017 this Saturday in Downtown Lafayette

    Word Crawl 2017 this Saturday in Downtown Lafayette

    Friday, September 8 2017 10:19 AM EDT2017-09-08 14:19:51 GMT

    The Festival of Words Arts Collective will be hosting  Word Crawl 2017 on Saturday, September 9th, from 12 pm until 12 midnight in Downtown Lafayette.

    The Festival of Words Arts Collective will be hosting  Word Crawl 2017 on Saturday, September 9th, from 12 pm until 12 midnight in Downtown Lafayette.

  • 46th Annual Mamou Cajun Music Festival taking place this weekend

    46th Annual Mamou Cajun Music Festival taking place this weekend

    Monday, September 4 2017 8:40 AM EDT2017-09-04 12:40:42 GMT
    Mamou Cajun Music FestivalMamou Cajun Music Festival

    The 46th Annual Mamou Cajun Music Festival will take place this weekend. 

    The 46th Annual Mamou Cajun Music Festival will take place this weekend. 

  • Ush One See hosts annual 5K/10K in River Ranch

    Ush One See hosts annual 5K/10K in River Ranch

    Thursday, August 31 2017 10:48 AM EDT2017-08-31 14:48:08 GMT
    Acadiana boy living with Ush1-CAcadiana boy living with Ush1-C

    Six-year-old Hunter Faucheaux does not let anything stand in his way.  

    Six-year-old Hunter Faucheaux does not let anything stand in his way.  

  • Southwest Louisiana Zyedeco Music Festival

    Southwest Louisiana Zyedeco Music Festival

    Friday, August 25 2017 9:45 AM EDT2017-08-25 13:45:23 GMT

    The 35th annual Original Southwest Louisiana Zydeco Music Festival will be held Saturday, September 2nd. 

    The 35th annual Original Southwest Louisiana Zydeco Music Festival will be held Saturday, September 2nd. 

  • Links des Pink Golf to Fight Cancer

    Links des Pink Golf to Fight Cancer

    Thursday, August 24 2017 9:07 AM EDT2017-08-24 13:07:31 GMT

    The 7th annual Golf to Fight Cancer tournament will be held Saturday, September 9th at the Vermilion Oaks Golf Course in Abbeville.  

    The 7th annual Golf to Fight Cancer tournament will be held Saturday, September 9th at the Vermilion Oaks Golf Course in Abbeville.  

  • Super Kid Run to benefit Children's Miracle Network

    Super Kid Run to benefit Children's Miracle Network

    Monday, August 21 2017 9:34 AM EDT2017-08-21 13:34:18 GMT

    Phi Mu Alpha Sigma and Loves Travel Stops are raising money for Children's Miracle Network with a 5K run that will take place on September 16th 2017 at Moncus Park in Lafayette. 

    Phi Mu Alpha Sigma and Loves Travel Stops are raising money for Children's Miracle Network with a 5K run that will take place on September 16th 2017 at Moncus Park in Lafayette. 

  • Shark-n-Social Dinner & Auction

    Shark-n-Social Dinner & Auction

    Friday, August 18 2017 9:01 AM EDT2017-08-18 13:01:11 GMT

    Impact Acadiana will hold the first Shark-n-Social Dinner and Auction. This fundraiser will help Southside High School sports, clubs and other organizations get a good financial start in a brand new school. 

    Impact Acadiana will hold the first Shark-n-Social Dinner and Auction. This fundraiser will help Southside High School sports, clubs and other organizations get a good financial start in a brand new school. 

  • Join the Girl Scouts!

    Join the Girl Scouts!

    Thursday, August 17 2017 8:35 AM EDT2017-08-17 12:35:26 GMT

    The Girl Scouts of Louisiana-Pines to the Gulf chapter is looking for new girl scouts and girl scout leaders! 

    The Girl Scouts of Louisiana-Pines to the Gulf chapter is looking for new girl scouts and girl scout leaders! 

  • Leaders Building Leaders Fun Day

    Leaders Building Leaders Fun Day

    Thursday, August 17 2017 8:17 AM EDT2017-08-17 12:17:45 GMT

    Leaders building leaders, a group of pastors gathering to improve communities, will hold their fun day on Saturday, August 19th from 9am to 6pm. 

    Leaders building leaders, a group of pastors gathering to improve communities, will hold their fun day on Saturday, August 19th from 9am to 6pm. 

  • 2017 Games of Acadiana

    2017 Games of Acadiana

    Wednesday, August 16 2017 9:21 AM EDT2017-08-16 13:21:42 GMT

    The 16th Annual Games of Acadiana benefiting Miles Perret Cancer Services will be this Saturday, August 19th starting at 10am. 

    The 16th Annual Games of Acadiana benefiting Miles Perret Cancer Services will be this Saturday, August 19th starting at 10am. 

  • 67th Annual Delcambre Shrimp Festival

    67th Annual Delcambre Shrimp Festival

    Wednesday, August 16 2017 8:53 AM EDT2017-08-16 12:53:15 GMT

    The Delcambre Shrimp Festival will kick off its 67th year Wednesday. 

    The Delcambre Shrimp Festival will kick off its 67th year Wednesday. 

  • Pink Pizzazz Zydeco & Jazz Brunch

    Pink Pizzazz Zydeco & Jazz Brunch

    Tuesday, August 15 2017 8:10 AM EDT2017-08-15 12:10:00 GMT

    On Sunday, September 3rd, the Pink Pizzazz Zydeco and Jazz Brunch will be held at Le Pavillon in Parc Lafayette. 

    On Sunday, September 3rd, the Pink Pizzazz Zydeco and Jazz Brunch will be held at Le Pavillon in Parc Lafayette. 

  • Le Cajun Awards & Music Festival

    Le Cajun Awards & Music Festival

    Monday, August 14 2017 11:24 AM EDT2017-08-14 15:24:46 GMT

    The 29th Annual Le Cajun Awards and Music Festival happens August 17 - 19, 2017.  

    The 29th Annual Le Cajun Awards and Music Festival happens August 17 - 19, 2017.  

  • Lunch & Learn Series

    Lunch & Learn Series

    Monday, August 14 2017 9:22 AM EDT2017-08-14 13:22:06 GMT

    The Southern University Ag Center and Sustainable Agriculture and Rural Development Institute will hold their "Lunch and Learn" series every third Thursday at 1209 Diesi Street in Opelousas.

    The Southern University Ag Center and Sustainable Agriculture and Rural Development Institute will hold their "Lunch and Learn" series every third Thursday at 1209 Diesi Street in Opelousas.

  • Entry Level Soccer Referee Course

    Entry Level Soccer Referee Course

    Friday, August 11 2017 9:09 AM EDT2017-08-11 13:09:16 GMT

    The Lafayette Referee Association will hold a number of Entry Level Referee Courses, with two of those courses here in Acadiana. 

    The Lafayette Referee Association will hold a number of Entry Level Referee Courses, with two of those courses here in Acadiana. 

  • American Cancer Society-Black & White Gala

    American Cancer Society-Black & White Gala

    Friday, August 11 2017 8:59 AM EDT2017-08-11 12:59:17 GMT

    The 7th Annual American Cancer Society Black and White Gala is Saturday, September 9, 2017.  

    The 7th Annual American Cancer Society Black and White Gala is Saturday, September 9, 2017.  

  • Downtown Video Launch Party

    Downtown Video Launch Party

    Friday, August 11 2017 8:46 AM EDT2017-08-11 12:46:39 GMT

    Downtown Lafayette Unlimited is gearing up for it's Second Saturday ArtWalk at the Acadiana Center for the Arts. 

    Downtown Lafayette Unlimited is gearing up for it's Second Saturday ArtWalk at the Acadiana Center for the Arts. 

  • Acadiana Symphony Youth Orchestra Fall Auditions

    Acadiana Symphony Youth Orchestra Fall Auditions

    Thursday, August 10 2017 8:31 AM EDT2017-08-10 12:31:13 GMT

    The Acadiana Symphony Orchestra and Conservatory of Music will hold their fall auditions for the second year of the Youth Orchestra. 

    The Acadiana Symphony Orchestra and Conservatory of Music will hold their fall auditions for the second year of the Youth Orchestra. 

  • Closing Night: An Improv Showcase Benefitting The Hive

    Closing Night: An Improv Showcase Benefitting The Hive

    Wednesday, August 9 2017 8:38 AM EDT2017-08-09 12:38:53 GMT

    Silverbacks Improv will present "Closing Night: An Improv Showcase Benefitting The Hive" on Friday, August 25th at 7:30pm. 

    Silverbacks Improv will present "Closing Night: An Improv Showcase Benefitting The Hive" on Friday, August 25th at 7:30pm. 

  • Run 4 All Women-Louisiana

    Run 4 All Women-Louisiana

    Tuesday, August 8 2017 9:31 AM EDT2017-08-08 13:31:10 GMT

    The Run for all Women is a relay run from New Orleans to Baton Rouge, winding along the 140 mile levee road to raise awareness for women's rights. 

    The Run for all Women is a relay run from New Orleans to Baton Rouge, winding along the 140 mile levee road to raise awareness for women's rights. 

  • St. Landry Superintendent Ready For A Big Start

    St. Landry Superintendent Ready For A Big Start

    Tuesday, August 8 2017 8:33 AM EDT2017-08-08 12:33:44 GMT

    On Wednesday, St. Landry Parish students will head back to school. 

    On Wednesday, St. Landry Parish students will head back to school. 

  • St. Mary Students Start School Today

    St. Mary Students Start School Today

    Tuesday, August 8 2017 8:17 AM EDT2017-08-08 12:17:10 GMT

    St. Mary Parish students are heading back to school today.

    St. Mary Parish students are heading back to school today.

  • South Side Youth Soccer Registration

    South Side Youth Soccer Registration

    Monday, August 7 2017 8:15 AM EDT2017-08-07 12:15:25 GMT

    The last day to register kids for South Side Youth Soccer is August 15th. Leagues will play at the Youngsville Sports Complex and the new Broussard Facility at St. Julien Park. 

    The last day to register kids for South Side Youth Soccer is August 15th. Leagues will play at the Youngsville Sports Complex and the new Broussard Facility at St. Julien Park. 

  • Henderson Optimistic As Iberia Parish Heads Back to School

    Henderson Optimistic As Iberia Parish Heads Back to School

    Friday, August 4 2017 8:36 AM EDT2017-08-04 12:36:55 GMT

    Iberia Parish students are heading back to school today! 

    Iberia Parish students are heading back to school today! 

  • Kuts for Kids

    Kuts for Kids

    Friday, August 4 2017 8:28 AM EDT2017-08-04 12:28:11 GMT

    The Omega Psi Phi Fraternity and 100 Black Men of Greater Lafayette are hosting its annual Kuts for Kids, blood drive, and backpack school supply drive this weekend.  

    The Omega Psi Phi Fraternity and 100 Black Men of Greater Lafayette are hosting its annual Kuts for Kids, blood drive, and backpack school supply drive this weekend.  

  • The Summer Shoot Out 8 Ball Singles Tournament

    The Summer Shoot Out 8 Ball Singles Tournament

    Thursday, August 3 2017 7:04 AM EDT2017-08-03 11:04:44 GMT

    Faith House and the Greenroom Downtown Lafayette will hold an 8 Ball Singles Tournament August 19th at noon. 

    Faith House and the Greenroom Downtown Lafayette will hold an 8 Ball Singles Tournament August 19th at noon. 

  • Baton Rouge Gem & Mineral Show

    Baton Rouge Gem & Mineral Show

    Wednesday, August 2 2017 7:17 AM EDT2017-08-02 11:17:05 GMT

    The Baton Rouge Gem and Mineral show will be August 12th and 13th at the Lamar Dixon Expo Center's Trademart Building in Gonzales. 

    The Baton Rouge Gem and Mineral show will be August 12th and 13th at the Lamar Dixon Expo Center's Trademart Building in Gonzales. 

  • CD Mixup: Masters of Hip Hop Cougar Dance Team

    CD Mixup: Masters of Hip Hop Cougar Dance Team

    Tuesday, August 1 2017 8:38 AM EDT2017-08-01 12:38:34 GMT

    The St. Thomas More Cougar Dance Team will present The CD Mixup: Masters of Hip Hop with Master Class by Tre Holloway on Saturday, August 26th. 

    The St. Thomas More Cougar Dance Team will present The CD Mixup: Masters of Hip Hop with Master Class by Tre Holloway on Saturday, August 26th. 

  • Browno's Benefit

    Browno's Benefit

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 10:27 AM EDT2017-07-26 14:27:07 GMT

    A benefit is being held for Bryan Sinegal at Cowboy's on Saturday August 5th from 10am to 5pm.

    A benefit is being held for Bryan Sinegal at Cowboy's on Saturday August 5th from 10am to 5pm.

  • Smoke-free Lafayette Celebration

    Smoke-free Lafayette Celebration

    Wednesday, July 26 2017 9:48 AM EDT2017-07-26 13:48:16 GMT

    Smoke-free Lafayette is happening on Sunday, July 30th.  

    Smoke-free Lafayette is happening on Sunday, July 30th.  

  • United Way of Acadiana's Stuff the Bus Program

    United Way of Acadiana's Stuff the Bus Program

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 8:40 AM EDT2017-07-25 12:40:21 GMT

    The United Way of Acadiana has kicked off their annual Stuff the Bus campaign and will continue through August 4th! 

    The United Way of Acadiana has kicked off their annual Stuff the Bus campaign and will continue through August 4th! 

  • Community For A Cure Jambalaya Dinner Fundraiser

    Community For A Cure Jambalaya Dinner Fundraiser

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 8:16 AM EDT2017-07-25 12:16:26 GMT

    Community for a Cure is a committee from several assisted living communities in the Acadiana area.

    Community for a Cure is a committee from several assisted living communities in the Acadiana area.

  • CYT-Singin' in the Rain

    CYT-Singin' in the Rain

    Thursday, July 13 2017 8:16 AM EDT2017-07-13 12:16:44 GMT

    Christian Community Theater, a branch of CYT presents "Singin' in the Rain" starting July 20th at Burke Hall Auditorium.

    Christian Community Theater, a branch of CYT presents "Singin' in the Rain" starting July 20th at Burke Hall Auditorium.

  • Acadiana man opens up about HPV

    Acadiana man opens up about HPV

    Thursday, July 13 2017 6:55 AM EDT2017-07-13 10:55:01 GMT
    Acadiana man pushes HPV vaccinationsAcadiana man pushes HPV vaccinations

    Cancer was the last thing Scott Courville expected to hear.   

    Cancer was the last thing Scott Courville expected to hear.   

  • Scott Angelle Talks Reliable and Safe Energy Production

    Scott Angelle Talks Reliable and Safe Energy Production

    Wednesday, July 12 2017 9:36 AM EDT2017-07-12 13:36:34 GMT

    Scott Angelle has recently been named the Director of the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement within the U.S. Department of the Interior. 

    Scott Angelle has recently been named the Director of the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement within the U.S. Department of the Interior. 

  • 6th Annual Bayou BBQ Bash

    6th Annual Bayou BBQ Bash

    Wednesday, July 12 2017 8:43 AM EDT2017-07-12 12:43:52 GMT

    If you're ready for some great barbeque this Friday and Saturday, head to Morgan City! The 6th annual Bayou BBQ Bash will be held rain or shine, downtown, under the US 90 bridge . 

    If you're ready for some great barbeque this Friday and Saturday, head to Morgan City! The 6th annual Bayou BBQ Bash will be held rain or shine, downtown, under the US 90 bridge . 

  • Veterans Coalition Meeting

    Veterans Coalition Meeting

    Thursday, June 29 2017 8:52 AM EDT2017-06-29 12:52:07 GMT

    The Veterans Coalition will present the final Veteran's Memorial Design at a meeting at the Southside Library at 7pm. 

    The Veterans Coalition will present the final Veteran's Memorial Design at a meeting at the Southside Library at 7pm. 

  • New Iberia teen faces optimism after cancer surgery

    New Iberia teen faces optimism after cancer surgery

    Friday, June 23 2017 8:40 PM EDT2017-06-24 00:40:02 GMT
    St. Jude patient Peyton Murphy of New IberiaSt. Jude patient Peyton Murphy of New Iberia

    On Sunday one person will win the St. Jude Dream Home, but also on Sunday, a young man from New Iberia and his family will still be in Memphis at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. 

    On Sunday one person will win the St. Jude Dream Home, but also on Sunday, a young man from New Iberia and his family will still be in Memphis at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. 

  • Lafayette City Marshal Brian Pope surrenders to LPSO

    Lafayette City Marshal Brian Pope surrenders to LPSO

    Wednesday, November 16 2016 3:48 PM EST2016-11-16 20:48:53 GMT
    Brian Pope booking photo 8/18/16Brian Pope booking photo 8/18/16

    The Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office said that Lafayette City Marshall Brian Pope surrendered himself to the care, custody and control of the Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office earlier this morning. 

    The Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office said that Lafayette City Marshall Brian Pope surrendered himself to the care, custody and control of the Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office earlier this morning. 

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