Closing statements in a 2016 double murder case that occurred in the Plaisance area, are expected to be delivered by prosecutors and defense attorneys before a trial jury Wednesday morning in Opelousas.
Click on this link to take you to the St. Landry Chamber of Commerce website for your chamber Weekly Update: https://www.stlandrychamber.com/
Mark your calendar for the State of the Parish Report by Parish President Jessie Bellard set for Tuesday, February 7, 2023 in Opelousas.
Walking around the Gumbo Cookoff held at the Ag Arena in Opelousas on Sunday.
According to Sheriff Bobby J. Guidroz, “On January 28, 2023 deputies with the St. Landry Parish Sheriff’s Office responded to a shooting complaint near the 200 block of Halfway House Road in the Arnaudville area.”
According to Sheriff Bobby J. Guidroz, “On January 27, 2023 Crystal Bell-Edmond called 911 stating she shot her boyfriend in the back and they were at 2884 Highway 167 Apt. #D, in Opelousas.”
Opelousas Catholic Boys Basketball vs North Vermilion Photo Gallery.
Opelousas Catholic Soccer Photo Gallery
Opelousas Catholic School is searching for an athletic director and head football coach after Thomas David reached a decision to leave the school.
Missing juvenile Jauan Winbush has been located and is currently with family members.
January 28 – 30, 2023 Arrest Report
Opelousas Police Department needs the public’s assistance in locating 16 Year-Old Jauan Winbush of Opelousas.
Celebrate the 2023 Acadiana Renaissance Féte! Come visit the Village Of Glane, where there’s something for everyone: events, shopping, food and most of all – an amazing atmosphere and experience.
It’s been said often that anytime is the right time to cook a gumbo. That seemed also true at the 17th annual Gumbo Cook Off on Saturday, as more than 60 chefs used cauldrons, black pots and aluminum cookware resting above gas fires, preparing assorted recipes for one of South Louisiana’s signature foods.
At about 12:30 P.M. today (January 27, 2023) the victim of the January 16, 2023 passed away from injuries sustained in the shooting. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family of Ms. Kiare Vallian who was 29 years old.
17th annual Gumbo Cookoff held Saturday at the Ag Arena
The 17th annual Gumbo Cookoff held Saturday at the Ag Arena
The Opelousas Imperial Mardi Gras Association is pleased to announce the 2023 Imperial Mardi Gras Ball is scheduled for Saturday, February 4th at the Delta Grand Theatre in Opelousas.
Downtown Opelousas businesses receive new storefront awnings.
Be on the lookout for a 31-year-old Raymond Latrelle Howard, who escaped from police custody at the St. Landry Parish 27th Judicial District Courthouse in Opelousas on January 26, 2023 at approximately 3:30 pm.
The Opelousas Museum and Interpretive Center recently held a program highlighting three of the world’s monotheistic religions – Islam, Christianity and Judaism.
Join us for J. A. Allen Showcase 2023! Performances continue tonight and go on until February 5, 2023. See the scheduled dates and times by clicking on the announcement.
Kenneth Cochran, DSc,RN, FACHE, President & CEO announces the selection of Cindy Torian as the new OGHS Foundation Director.
Abigail Cunningham had already experienced a major athletic career moment in November when she signed a letter of intent to play volleyball with the University of Louisiana at Lafayette.
Opelousas Police have made an arrest in connection to (3) incidents where bombs threats were called into McAlister’s restaurant on 1.24.23 and (2) schools (Opelousas High & C.A.P.S.) on 1.25.23. in Opelousas. (Opelousas High & C.A.P.S.)
St. Landry Parish School Superintendent Patrick Jenkins indicated on Monday night that he is currently involved in ongoing discussions with School Board members regarding an extension of his current contract which is scheduled to end June 30.
Downtown abandoned buildings.
St. Landry Parish School Board 1/23
2023 Chamber of Commerce Business Award Winners and weekly events update.
St. Landry Parish President Jessie Bellard conducts a press conference concerning the St. Landry Parish Animal Shelter.
Thursday night inside the Opelousas Museum and Interpretive Center representatives from three of the world’s monotheistic religions – Islam, Christianity and Judaism – explained the basic tenets of their faiths.
Officers with the Opelousas Police Department made several arrests after investigating a stolen vehicle complaint.
Dice rolled down the tables and cards were frequently flipped Friday night at the historic Wolff Banquet and Reception Hall in Washington, as players competed for prizes during the fourth annual 2023 St. Landry Chamber Of Commerce Excellence Awards and Casino Night.
According to Sheriff Bobby J. Guidroz, “On July 14, 2022 the St. Landry Parish Juvenile Detectives were contacted regarding a toddler who was found unresponsive by her mother in the home, and was transferred to a local hospital and later pronounced dead.
St. Landry Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence Awards and Casino Night part 2
St. Landry Chamber Business Excellence Awards and Casino Night part 1
Officers with the Opelousas Police Department have made several arrests regarding the threat called into the school on the early afternoon of January 17, 2023.