THIBODAUX, La. (AP) - Just in time for summer, Thibodaux has grown a bit greener with the addition of a new community garden. With the approval and support of city officials, a group of Thibodaux residents and business people successfully cultivated the St. Francis Vegetable Garden, a community-based garden organized... more »
Arc of Acadiana will have it's 8th Annual Charity Golf Classic will be held at the The Wetlands Golf Course. The big event starts Friday, October 26, 2012 it begins at 7 am with the 1st flight, and 12 Noon for the 2nd flight. This annual event helps raise money... more »
Acadiana residents are reaching out to a struggling African country.
Eric Wowoh lived in refugee camp for 14 years. He said, "I went through torture, beating and was forced to leave the country as a refugee into foreign countries were I spent half my youthful days."
Wowoh was... more »
Hunter Henry looks like any ordinary five year old---but he is far from typical. Hunter was born with only half of his heart working.
His sister, Kacy Henry, said "I'd always wanted a sibling and I got one. Then five days later we found out that he needed to... more »
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - The House's budget panel has ended its delay of the state's budget bill, agreeing to slash funding from colleges and charity hospitals to make the numbers work without using cash that is part of a dispute with the Senate. The center of the disagreement between... more »
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The Daughters of Charity Services of New Orleans will dedicate its new state-of-the-art health center next week. The center, and another one the Daughters have opened, are the first new, permanent primary care facilities to open in the city since Hurricane Katrina. The new structure, built... more »
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - A New Orleans Saints flag that Indiana's governor displayed outside his office from losing a Super Bowl bet is heading to Louisiana after it sold in an online auction for $6,852. The governor's office says Bryan Bossier Sr. of Alexandria, La., won the flag as bids in... more »