Dozens of kids were kicking for a good cause Saturday afternoon.
Acadiana Karate students held a "break-a-thon" at Cajun Field. They broke boards that were sold for 3 dollars each. For six years now, this fundraiser has generated thousands of dollars for the Miles Perret Cancer Services. This year,... more »
Dozens strolled through Downtown Lafayette Saturday to raise awareness and money for a good cause.
The Autism Society of Acadiana held their 5th annual "Walk for Hope and Family Fun Day" at Parc International. After the 1-mile walk, folks enjoyed live music, food and games... and each others company.... more »
Acadiana opened their hearts and wallets this weekend.
The Cerebral Palsy of Louisiana Telethon was held at the Heymann Center and aired on cable TV. The event is a 35-year tradition and more than thirty-two thousand dollars was donated. That money stays right here in Louisiana for clients to... more »
It's the 75th year for Morgan City's Shrimp and Petroleum Festival but it's been a tough year for both industries. The crisis in the Gulf spurred a rough shrimping season and a drilling moratorium but the cash is flowing at the Shrimp and Petroleum Festival and BP is one of... more »
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - After a slew of fundraisers around the country, Gov. Bobby Jindal is holding his next money-raising event in Louisiana - in the duck blinds of Cameron Parish. Jindal is inviting supporters to join him in his home state at the "first Jindal Fun Hunt Fundraiser"... more »