I'm just an average man with an average life. Oh, wait. That's already been used in a song. Anyway, I'm a Lafayette native, graduate of Beau Chêne High School and Princeton University, and a lifelong (mostly suffering) New Orleans Saints fan. Growing up, I wanted to be the world heavyweight champion. I've at least attained heavyweight status. I've been told that if I were a wrestler, I'd be called the "Hot Mess Express."
UPDATED: East, West, & Eloi: The Stories Behind E. Broussard & W. Broussard Roads
We take a look at history to find out for whom the roads are named.
COMMENTARY: Thank You, Acadiana, For Listening
Ian Auzenne has a final message before signing off.
Lafayette High Graduate Embodies The “American Dream”
She is one of the four students to receive the Glenn Armentor Pay It Forward Scholarship.
Van Climbs Rail of Mississippi River Bridge, Closes I-10
No word on how or why the van wound up in the precarious position.
Flashback: That Time Eunice Was On “Rescue 911″
The show told the story of a boy who was saved after he got sucked into a drainage pipe.
UPDATE: Appeals Court Clears Way For Second Redistricting Session
Lawmakers will convene on Wednesday.
Gail Savoie, UL’s First Lady, Dies
Savoie was 67.
UPDATE: Appeals Court Stays Lower Court’s Redistricting Order
Legislative leaders are calling on Governor John Bel Edwards to cancel the special redistricting session.
How Does LHSAA Select/Non-Select Reshuffle Affect Acadiana Schools?
Lafayette Parish schools will face new competition in the playoffs.
Judge Throws Out Louisiana Congressional Maps
State officials say they will appeal the ruling.
Lafayette State Trooper Praised for Act of Kindness, Service
The trooper helped a stranded driver in need.
New Iberia Police: Shoplifting Suspects Run Over Store Employee
One of the suspects has been identified.
COVID-19 Decimates Duson Police Department
Chief Kip Judice and four other officers all have tested positive.
Teen Wounded In Third Opelousas Shooting This Week
The teen remains in the hospital.
Elderly Woman Shot, Killed at New Orleans Graduation
Two others were wounded during the incident which stemmed from a fight.
Juvenile Inmates Escape St. Martin Parish Facility
The escapees are both 19-years-old.
UPDATE: Suspect Running from Police in Video Wanted for Rape
Police caught the suspect shortly after he ditched his car.
Lafayette Officer Indicted; Two Others Cleared of Charges
The charges stemmed from three separate incidents.
St. Martin Parish Deputies Investigating Cecilia Body
The coroner is investigating the cause of death.
Iberia Parish Crews Make Shocking Discovery In Culverts
Their work over the weekend may have saved someone from flooding.