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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…

OC halftime proposal
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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…

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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…

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Business Was Popping in Downtown Opelousas on Saturday

Merisa Edwards, owner of Grayson’s Closet hosted a Fall Pop-Up Shop event at Sophisticated Look at La’Bellevue in downtown Opelousas on Saturday. The event showcased 17 local vendors inside and outside the venue, serving food plus good vibes with music for guests to enjoy as they shopped.