The O'Bryan Akeem Parker Scholarship Fund, Inc. announces its fourth Music Fest. This event occurs on Saturday, April 19, 2014 at LARC's Acadian Village. Musicians will perform from 3:00 p.m. to 7 p.m.
The O'Bryan Akeem Parker Scholarship was established in memory of O'Bryan Akeem Parker, a former student... more »
In this "Spirit of Acadiana" Scott Brazda shows how one bead recycling program give some special people a sense of purpose.
This project is an ongoing enterprise for LARC's Vocational Services Program. Individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities are employed by LARC's Mardi Gras Beads-N-More Store all through the... more »
The Scott Mardi Gras parade welcomes a new addition to the "krew". This year LARC will feature a "Throw Back" trailer in the Scott parade. The decorated trailer will be last in line to collect all of the unwanted beads and throws given during the parade for LARC's Mardi Gras... more »
LAFAYETTE, LA - Bryan Broussard of Breaux Bridge recently was recognized for 20 years of service by Pizza Hut, upper Lafayette. "This is the first and only job I've ever had - and I don't plan on retiring soon," smiled Broussard in an on-site interview. He added that he really... more »
Local schools have taken part in the annual bead drive to benefit LARC of Acadiana.
Fourth and fifth grade 4-H students of Live Oak Elementary recently held a Mardi Gras Bead drive for LARC. Coordinator of the club, Ms. Allison Canter, said the students were excited to recycle... more »
The Acadiana High's National Honor Society club held its annual Thanksgiving Food Drive and chose to donate all that was collected to LARC's cafeteria, The St. Anne's Knights of Columbus Cafeteria.
Pictured left to right: LARC Development Director Susan Nini, Club Treasurer Alex Bacque, Club President Jenna... more »