Former Governor Edwin Edwards is keeping mum on a possible run for congress in 2016. Nola.com/The Times Picayune reports the 86 year old is going to wait a while before making any decisions.
Edwards was released from federal prison back in 2011, after serving 10 years for bribery, racketeering... more »
THIBODAUX, La. (AP) - State higher education officials, Nicholls State University and a fraternity are being sued over last year's death of a Nicholls student who fell from a homecoming hayride. The lawsuit filed by the family of 19-year-old Nathan Trepagnier says the student fell from a trailer last year... more »
THIBODAUX, La. (AP) - A Nicholls State University student who died last month in an on-campus hayride was heavily intoxicated and had an anti-anxiety drug in his system at the time of his death, according to toxicology tests done by the Lafourche Coroner's Office. Nathan Trepagnier, a sophomore history major... more »
THIBODAUX, La. (AP) - State police say a Nicholls State University student died when he fell from the front of a fraternity's homecoming hayride trailer and was run over. Master Trooper Bryan Zeringue (zuh-RANG') identifies the victim as 19-year-old Nathan Trepagnier (treh-pan-yay) of New Orleans. He says 42-year-old Eric Zeringue... more »
Sammy Kershaw's "Real People of Louisiana Hayride," a statewide tour that will stop in towns and cities throughout the state and feature Kershaw speaking and performing, will start Monday morning in his hometown of Kaplan and end on October 1st on the Westbank in Jefferson Parish. The final stop will... more »
With fall comes Halloween costumes, pie, apple cider and of course, pumpkins.
One Lafayette church sets up fall festivities each year, and gives the money from their pumpkin sales back to the community. "The Punkin Patch" is at the Covenant United Methodist Church. Schools go on field trips to... more »