Health and Wellness Community Public Notices

Mary Bird Perkins New Radiation Technology Tackles Most Difficult Cancers

PRESS RELEASE: New $10 million-plus Elekta Unity MR-LINAC and adaptive radiation therapy program only available at Mary Bird Perkins, thanks to community philanthropy and innovative approach to fighting cancer BATON ROUGE, La. – Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center has announced that it has launched a $10 million-plus adaptive radiation therapy program that utilizes the novel, innovative Read More…

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Second Waived Fee Animal Adoption Event in Opelousas

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASESt. Landry Parish Animal Control Partners with Bissell Pet Foundation for Second Waived Fee Animal Adoption Event Opelousas, LA – St. Landry Parish Animal Control announces its collaboration with the Bissell Pet Foundation for its second Waived Fee Adoption Event as part of the Empty the Shelters initiative. This special event is scheduled to Read More…

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Heaven’s Kitchen Year-End Drive

A newly formed charity organization, Heaven’s Kitchen, is making big moves in the community through its mission of helping those in need during their most desperate and catastrophic moments. A year-end campaign has launched to help the organization move forward with upcoming events for 2024! What is Heaven’s Kitchen? Heaven’s Kitchen was formed to identify Read More…

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Does Finasteride Work for Hair Regrowth and Restoration

Does Finasteride work is a common question among those seeking hair loss treatment. Finasteride, often used for male pattern baldness, has shown significant results in hair regrowth and restoration. This article examines the effectiveness of Finasteride, providing evidence from clinical studies and user experiences. Effectiveness of Finasteride in Hair Regrowth Clinical research confirms that Finasteride Read More…

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Where Can I Order Finasteride for Baldness Solutions

Many facing hair loss frequently ask, where can I buy Finasteride? This effective treatment for baldness is available online, offering an accessible solution for those struggling with hair loss. Recognized for its efficacy, Finasteride is a go-to option for many seeking to restore their hair. Online pharmacies provide easy access to this medication, making it Read More…

Business News Community

New Clark School Completes A Dream, Says School Officials

BOBBY ARDOIN Editor/Consulting Writer When construction work is completed in 2025 on a 12-acre site that will contain a new J.S. Clark Leadership Academy campus, the event will represent the completion of a dream that officials from the charter school have pursued for over a decade. J.S. Clark founder, president and CEO Tiffanie Lewis told Read More…

Community

CASA Celebrates Grand Opening with Celebration

CASA of St. Landry-Evangeline celebrated the grand opening of their new location on Bellevue Street in Opelousas with a Ribbon Cutting on Tuesday evening. CASA, which stands for Court Appointed Special Advocates, had to relocate after their former facility was sold by the landlord in August. Through great effort and assistance from the community and Read More…

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Acadia Parish School Board Position Announcement

FROM: Gregoire Theriot, Executive Director of Personnel/Administrative Services ACADIA PARISH SCHOOL BOARD The Acadia Parish School Board is searching to fill the following position. ATHLETIC DIRECTOR/HEAD FOOTBALL COACHCROWLEY HIGH SCHOOLINDEX 1.166 QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s Degree in Education, Certification in physical education orrelated field, Minimum of three years coaching experience, Organizationalleadership, Strong, communication skills, Experience working with Read More…

Opelousas City Council Local News Community

Council Approves Debated Rural Development

BOBBY eARDOIN Editor/Consulting Writer A month of occasionally contentious debate among representatives for a rural home developer and residents living alongside the proposed project ended Thursday night when the St. Landry Parish unanimously approved during a special meeting the construction of 20 homes on Sunflower Lane. The proposed 10.35 acre, 20-single home subdivision off La. 104 west of Read More…

Community

St. Landry Parish Government Hosts Third Community Clean-Up Day in Arnaudville

For Immediate Release Arnaudville, LA – St. Landry Parish Government announces its third Community Clean Up Day, scheduled to take place in Arnaudville on Saturday, November 18, 2023. We are extending our efforts across the entire parish to assist citizens in cleaning up their properties.  Event Details: There will be dumpsters on-site, offering a convenient solution for waste disposal. Residents are encouraged to bring Read More…

Events & Activities Community

St. Landry Parish Tourist Commission November Events

See what’s coming up in St. Landry Parish this November by checking out CajunTravel.com. From the 29th Annual Holy Ghost Catholic Church Creole Festival & Parade, to the Port Barre Lion’s Club Cracklin Festival, there’s a ton of information packed into their Gumbo Guide Newsletter. See the latest newsletter for November events and subscribe here: Read More…

Community Public Notices

Town of Melville Special Meeting Minutes

Special Town Meeting Minutes from the Town of Melville, LA:September 29, 2023 Mayor Robertson called meeting to order at 6:02 pm.There was a silent prayer.Mayor Robertson welcomed everyone to the meeting.Roll Call.Present: Natasha Thomas-Oliney, Linda Haynes, Peter Circello, April Butler-GoudeauAbsent: Theardis TieuelMayor Robertson asked for everyone to look over the budget.Natasha Thomas-Oliney make motion for Read More…

Community Photo Galleries

Washington Market Trick or Treaters

The Washington Main Street Market held its monthly artisan’s market on Saturday, but with a special treat for the kids! The market looked a little bit different as families came out to the Washington Pavilion with little ones dressed to impress for the Halloween-themed occasion. Kids went trick-or-treating at each vendor’s station while parents, grandparents Read More…

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OC Halftime “Marriage Proposal”

Photo credits: Kathy E. Hebert / Opelousas Catholic Friday night lights matched with Homecoming makes for a super evening, but this “Coming Home” was even more heartwarming for one special honoree. Emily Vidrine was the returning Homecoming Queen from 2013-14 to be recognized at Friday night’s game. Invited back as the 10-year honorees, she was recognized Read More…

Local News People & Places Community Photo Galleries

Squirrel Cook-Off in Washington

The pots were going at Willie’s Campground in Washington for their annual Squirrel Cook-Off! Chris Himel and Junior Dugas entertained the crowds as they visited each of the participating vendors to see who has the best squirrel dish. There were 19 teams participating in the cook-off vying to be named the champion. A silent auction Read More…