The OHS football team have a complimentary lunch at Kayenne’s before departing for New Orleans and the Superdome where they will play Cecilia Friday afternoon.
St. Landry Parish Sheriff’s Department TRIAD Christmas party
Guillory Family Toy Drive
20th annual Breakfast With Santa
Images from the downtown Christmas festivities
Jim Bowie Junior Livestock Show
Star Academy atOJHS
Opelousas celebrated Vetera ns Day with a parade and aa veterans luncheon held at Louisiana Memorial United Methodist Church.
The Grand Cracklin Festival Parade rolls down Saizan Street Saturday morning.
Fifth Annual Hats Off to Veterans Luncheon
Presentation to the OC Media Class for Honorable Mention in the Statewide “Thrive to Survive Distracted Driving Video Contest” by the Acadiana Transportation Safety Coalition Several dignitaries will be present such as Rep. Dustin Miller, and others from OPD, Sheriff’s office, Mayor’s office, and State Police.
The Home Depot Lafayette store donates $6000 worth of merchandise to be distributed to area veterans in observance of Veterans Day.
Prudhomme Home Picnic on the Lawn. photos by Bobby Ardoin
The Grand Creole Festival Parade rolls down Landry Street Sunday afternoon.
Images from the Trick or Treat Trail held Saturday at South City Park.
Marker placed at St. Landry Catholic Church Cemetery honoring revolutionary war veterans buried at St. Landry Catholic Church Cemetery.
Opelousas General Health System Foundation Pink Bag Luncheon
Le Vieux Village Heritage Park was the scene for a Halloween-themed story event.
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…
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…
Opelousas Catholic names Homecoming Court Queen, Grace Lafleur
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…
Louisiana FBLA District 6 and Beau Chene hosted a Halloween-themed social for local club members!
Opelousas Catholic homecomig parade
365 to Rich photo gallery
Traveling bck to their home in Jackson, MS, Macy and Susan Hart made a quick stop in Opelousas to visit the grave of their Hart cousin Rosa Lucille Hart. While they were at the cemetery, Opelousas Mayor Julius Alsandor stopped by for a visit with the Hart couple.The three enjoyed a cordial visit while exploring Read More…
Department of Children and Family Services “Trunk of Treat” event held Saturday.
Orphan Train Reunion photo gallery
OHS vs. Livonia Homecoming
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.
Dramatic photos for the Big Cane fire taken by Van Reed.
It was an amazing turnout today at the Yambilee Ag Arena in support of Rusty Jesclard. The event had 58 teams who participated in the Rice and Gravy Cook-Off.
Early voting photo gallery
Balloons and Tunes photo gallery
Images from Saturday’s unveiling of the new stage at the Ag Arena
Reenergized Opelousas Woman’s Club gallery
St. Landry Parish Tourism monthly meeting
Courthouse Unveiling photos