St. Landry Now

Recording St. Landry Parish’s past and present

St. Landry Now is an online newspaper providing local news, sports and history and is located in Opelousas, La.

Topics include Local News, Louisiana and Area History, Culture, Culinary, People, Places, Local Sports, Events & Activities, Seasonal Information, Breaking News and more!

St Landry Parish Court House - then and now
Community History Opelousas History St Landry History

Photos from the past – Around Opelousas in 1942

1942 began as a year of uncertainty in the United States, and Opelousas as well. Pearl Harbor was attacked on December 7, 1941, and the US was forced to get involved in a war. Photos from the past of Opelousas during that year.

Photo from the Past – Father Joseph Verbis Lafleur

Imperial St. Landry Genealogy & Historical Society to Meet – Saturday January 14, 10:00am

Genealogy History

Lafayette Genealogical Society to Meet on January 19, 2023

Lafayette Genealogical Society monthly meeting will be Thursday, January 19, 2023 beginning at 6:00 p.m., Lafayette Public Library, Southside Branch, 6101 Johnston St., Lafayette, LA.

St. Landry High School

A Little Louisiana History – How Louisiana Became Spanish in 1762

Business News Community OGHS Sponsors

Cindy Torian Selected to Direct OGHS Foundation

Kenneth Cochran, DSc,RN, FACHE, President & CEO announces the selection of Cindy Torian as the new OGHS Foundation Director.

Community OGHS People People & Places Sponsors

Opelousas General Health System Selects Hall of Fame Inductees

Gina Bradley Tuttle, Chairman of the Board of Trustees, has announced that five individuals have been selected to be inducted into the Opelousas General Health System Hall of Fame.