A Benefit for Zelda Fontenot to help pay funeral expenses is May 4th from 10AM until at the American Legion Hall in Iota. There’ll be a cake & prize bingo, auction, raffle, hamburger sale, drinks and a 50/50 drawing. Any donations would be greatly appreciated. For more information call (337) 384-1271.
On May 4th, the 13th Annual “Be A Heart Starter” training day will be held at the Cajundome in Lafayette. This free event is open to anyone middle school-age or older who wants to learn how to “Be A Heart Starter!” Two two-hour sessions will be held at 8AM and 10:30AM. In addition to CPR [...]
A Medical Benefit for John “Garrique” Treme will be held on Saturday, May 4 from 9AM-6PM at She-B’s in Jennings. There’ll be a raffle, 50/50 split pot, auction, sweet shop, jambalaya and bbq burgers. No ice chests allowed. Live music by Gerard Delafose & the Zydeco Gators, Sean Vidrine and Dustin Ray & Southern Groove. There [...]
The sounds of Southwest Louisiana music continues in Downtown Opelousas Friday, May 3rd for Music & Market which will feature Gregg Martinez & The Delta Kings. The outdoor event takes place from 5:30-8PM, with music starting at 6PM at the Courthouse Square in the heart of Downtown Opelousas. Concert-goers are welcome to bring lawn chairs for seating. [...]
Downtown Alive continues its Spring Concert Series on Friday, May 3rd in Downtown Lafayette. Performing at Parc Sans Souci is Rue Boogaloo. Downtown Alive begins at 5:30PM with food and beverage concessions. Musical performances are from 6-8:30PM. Concession sales help keep Downtown Alive free, so please leave your ice chest at home with your pets. For more information, visit [...]
North Carolina – A North Carolina lawmaker says he was caught off guard by the angry responses he got to a bill that would require the owners of pit bulls, mastiffs and Rottweilers and other large breeds to undergo criminal background checks. Rep. Rodney Moore, a Charlotte Democrat who sponsored the bill, tells Law Blog [...]