WASHINGTON (AP) - Thousands of people gathered at Sunday to give the new Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial a proper dedication on the National Mall after its opening in August. Aretha Franklin, poet Nikki Giovanni and President Barack Obama will be among those honoring the legacy of the nation's foremost... more »
It was the journey of a lifetime for dozens of World War II veterans this weekend. This is the first in a four-part series of stories that really drive home the meaning of Memorial Day: As they walked through the terminal, they all had a story to tell. They come... more »
Sugarland Elementary in New Iberia has bragging rights as they are the recipient of the 2009 National Title I Distinguished School Program award. The school has received this honor based on Exceptional student performance for two or more consecutive years and closing the achievement gap between student groups. Sugarland will... more »
The public is invited to come out to the Lafayette airport tonight to welcome home Team BeauSoleil from Washington D.C. The UL students are bringing home two awards from the US Department of Energy's Solar Decathlon. First in market viability and people's choice. The plane is schedule to land at... more »
Congratulations to UL's Team BeauSoleil , competing in the 2009 Solar Decathlon. The team took home top honors in the People's Choice Awards. They also took home first place for the Market Viability of its solar home. UL finished 19th place overall.
BeauSoleil is looking for your support while in Washington D.C..
On Monday, October 12, Team BeauSoleil took the award in Market Viability and they continue to support the Acadiana area as they are up for the People's Choice Honor.
Voting for Team BeauSoleil is as easy as texting... more »
Beau Soleil Adopt-a-Student Fundraiser
Team Beau Soleil will be headed to Washington D.C. to represent and put the Beau Soleil home together, but they need help and they need sponsors. If you are looking to support Team Beau Soleil through total or partial donations call 278-2722. The cost is... more »