The CASA’s Kid Toy Drive continues through December 12th.
Save the date for this special event on Tuesday, December 6, 2022.
Addressing Systemic Inequities to Reduce Tobacco (ASIRT), a program of Louisiana Public Health Institute (LPHI) is seeking to engage local community leaders, organizations, and residents in Black, rural communities (Ferriday, Jonesville, Lake Providence, Tallulah, Bastrop, Delhi, Opelousas, Kentwood, St. Joseph, and Newellton) to work towards addressing systemic inequities that drive high rates of tobacco use.
The City of Opelousas is pleased to announce that former New Orleans Saints player and recent Saints Hall of Fame inductee, Devery Henderson, will serve as this year’s Parade Marshal for the Opelousas Children’s Christmas Parade.
Jordan Brown scored four of his season-high tying 26 points in overtime and the Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns closed out the extra session with a 7-0 run to earn a gritty 76-72 win over SMU on Tuesday at Moody Coliseum.
Louisiana football hits the road for its regular-season finale as it takes on Texas State on Saturday at 4 p.m. at Bobcat Stadium.
Tomorrow is Utility Scam Awareness Day, and Cleco is
reminding customers to be aware of fraudulent phone calls, text messages, emails and other
tactics used by scammers to obtain your personal and financial information.
McAlister’s Deli Opens in Opelousas on Thursday, November 17, 2022.
St. Landry Parish Clerk of Court Charles Jagneaux is asking any voter who might have had difficulty voting during the November election held Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022, to contact his office immediately.
The Cracklin Festival will kick off this afternoon in Port Barre and continue through Sunday, November 13, 2022.
The St. Landry Chamber of Commerce needs your help in nominating for our 2023 Business Excellence Awards. Our community has a lot of worthwhile businesses and organizations – we look forward to honoring and recognizing them with your help!
LSU Eunice Men’s Basketball continues its hot start to the 2022-23 season as the Bengals enjoyed a wire-to-wire victory over Mississippi Gulf Coast 80-65 on Wednesday at the HPRE Center.
The public is invited to attend the St. Landry Thrive Summit on Thursday, December 8, 2022, from 8:30am to 12pm at the Opelousas Civic Center.
NuNu’s November 2022 News and Events.
Macaroni KID Acadia-St. Landry is teaming up with Opelousas Pregnancy Center with a Diaper Drive to help fill their needs for new and expecting moms!
Incumbent Melville Mayor Velma Hendrix was killed in the two vehicle crash on Highway 190 today. Mayor Hendrix was running for re-election.
Congratulations to the newly elected St. Landry Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors.
TODAY IS ELECTION DAY — VOTE!
Master accordionist Dexter Ardoin leads the Zydeco Capital Jam from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 12 at the St. Landry Parish Visitor Center, I-49 exit 23, in Opelousas.
BATON ROUGE — No. 15 LSU saw an opportunity to beat No. 6 Alabama. The Tigers didn’t pass it up.(From LSU Sports Information Department.)
On Monday, December 5, the Opelousas Museum presents an exhibit by emerging artist Ke’Shawn Collins. The reception will take place from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Opelousas Museum, 315 N Main St, Opelousas.
An intergovernmental agreement was signed by St. Landry Parish Government, St. Landry Parish Sewer District No. 1, and Ward One South Gravity Drainage District No. 1 that produced the funding for the maintenance of drainage laterals and sewer collection systems.
New interpretive signage at Le Vieux, will help create a more enhanced experience for visitors.
ST. LANDRY NOW VOLLEYBALL PLAYOFF UPDATE
Lafayette Genealogical Society November Schedule
Louisiana music hero and swamp pop pioneer Tommy McLain celebrated his first new album in 40+ years with an epic slice of bayou balladry on The Late Late Show with James Corden last night.
On November 2, 2022, Robert McPhearson was sentenced to life imprisonment, to be served without benefit of probation , parole or suspension of sentence.
Mark your calendar for the 24th Annual Creole Festival in Opelousas November 4-6, 2022.
Leadership St. Landry Application Deadline is tomorrow, November 4, 2022.
Message from the Chamber: The St. Landry Chamber of Commerce needs your help in nominating for the 2023 Business Excellence Awards.
St. Landry Chamber of Commerce Update and the November 2022 Events and Activities Calendar.
Corridor des Arts November 2022 Events and Activities.
You are cordially invited to attend the Inauguration of Byron Stelly as the St. Landry Parish Registrar of Voters to be held on Friday, November 18, 2022, at 5:00 p.m. at the Delta Grand Theater. A St. Landry Parish Council meeting was held on Wednesday, September 21, 2022, where a motion was made by Councilman Wayne Ardoin, seconded Read More…
November 4-5, 2022 in Grand Coteau. The Festival celebrates another year with three amazing artists and two days of memorable events–live!
In September, Animal Control was notified of a malnourished and mistreated dog in the Lewisburg area. An Animal Control officer responded to the call and assessed the animal, which was found in a small kennel with no access to food or water.
Crowns waiting in a long line outside the Yambilee Building on Highway west in Opelousas on Sunday to get into the St. Landry Parish Haunted House.
McNeese gave Southeastern all it could handle but the Lions’ defense had a couple of late sacks that were able to keep the Cowboys offense from overcoming a late deficit and held on to escape with a 28-27 Southland Conference win.
St. Landry Parish District Attorney Chad Pitre announced that Isaiah Brett Carrier, 18, and Donna Granger, 42, both from Eunice, were indicted by the St. Landry Parish Grand Jury for the manslaughter of a seventeen-year-old juvenile .
A fired up Southern Miss football squad scored 20 points in the opening period and held off a second-half rally for a 39-24 victory over the Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns in a nationally-televised Sun Belt Conference game on Thursday at M.M. Roberts Stadium. (Photograph by Mike Curley)