Posted 7:37 AM 12/6/2013
Carencro is starting its Christmas season with a "Carencro Country Christmas!" The event is December 7, from 9am to 4pm and free for all who attend. Its a family oriented atmosphere consisting of arts & crafts, food, a choir and much more entertainment.
Posted 7:38 PM 12/4/2013 by Akeam Ashford
After six months of being looked at under a microscope, The Colomb Foundation is now in compliance with the state.
Back in July, State Treasurer John Kennedy submitted paperwork, accusing 34 NGO's of mispending almost $2.5 million dollars of tax-payer money.
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Posted 9:03 AM 12/3/2013
Lafayette, LA - Margaret Trahan, president/CEO of United Way of Acadiana, has been elected to serve on United Way Worldwide's National Professional Council, a leadership body advising on issues of importance to United Way both nationally and in local communities.
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Posted 8:16 AM 12/2/2013 by AP
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) - Some members of the Lafayette City-Parish Council feel there might be an overabundance of so-called "dollar stores." The Advocate reports two of the biggest players in that market are Dollar General and Family Dollar, and (More)...
Posted 7:08 PM 11/30/2013 by Akeam Ashford
With gray thursday and black friday in the books, today was the day to support the locally-owned shops across the country.
This is the fourth year, tens of millions of consumers around the country are expected to shop on small business Saturday. The idea, is for shoppers across the country (More)...