Mmm! Taste of beer triggers good feelings in the brain

The taste of beer, without its alcoholic effects, may be enough to trigger  the release of the pleasure chemical dopamine in the brain, a study finds. To see how the taste of beer affects the brain,  researchers gave a group of men tiny tastes of beer, and as the men sipped the  beer, the researchers [...]

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T.J.’s Ranch Trail Ride

T.J.’s Ranch Trailride is April 19, 20 and 21. Music by J. Paul Jr. & The Zydeco Nu-Breedz on Saturday and Lil’ Nathan & The Zydeco Big Timers on Sunday. The trail ride starts at Noon on Sunday. There will be food, drinks and fun. From Elton on Highway 190, head east and turn right [...]

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Our Mother of Peace Spring Fair

Our Mother Of Peace Spring Fair is April 19, 20 and 21. There will be carnival rides, jambalaya, sweet shop, hamburgers, petting zoo, drinks, auction, washerboard tournament, face painting and more. Music Sunday by Jamie Bergeron and the Kickin’ Cajuns. Call (337) 684-5780 for more information.

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W.C. Read Volunteer Fire Department Bar-B-Que Dinner

The W.C. Read Volunteer Fire Department Annual Bar-B-Que Pork Dinner will be held April 21 at the Fire Station on Highway 13 North of Eunice. Drive thru pick up time is 10AM-1PM. Tickets are $8 and can be purchased from any firefighter or call (337) 546-0180. There will also be a sweet sale.

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Other wife found on Facebook: ‘Friends’ on Facebook reveal bigamous relationship

In a bizarre story involving Facebook “friends,” a Washington man has been charged with bigamy after the social media site revealed he had married two woman. CBS News reported April 16 that 41-year-old Alan L. O’Neill, a Washington state corrections officer, married a woman in 2001, separated from her eight years later, then changed his [...]

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Baggy pants made illegal in Louisiana Parish

TERREBONNE PARISH, LA. – If you’re a fan of saggy  pants,  avoid Terrebonne Parish, LA as the trend there is now  illegal. The Terrebonne Parish council recently voted to outlaw saggy pants, vowing to  fine anyone caught with their pants drooping below their waist. First time offenders will reportedly be fined $50, while a second [...]

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