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St. Landry Parish Tourist Commission November Events

See what’s coming up in St. Landry Parish this November by checking out 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…

Breaking News

Lottery priority open for French-immersion school in Sunset

WHAT:  Early Registration for École Saint-Landry’s third year closes January 1. As with all public schools, École Saint-Landry will be free of charge to admitted students and transportation will be available for all students. École Saint-Landry, one of only three full french immersion schools in the state, aims to prepare students from the Acadiana region Read More…

Community Local News

Opelousas, Sunset  Mayoral Candidates Deliver Their Messages

This is the first of three stories on what St. Landry Parish candidates including those from municipalities had to say during a St. Landry Federation of Democratic Women presentation at the Opelousas Civic Center on Friday night. Here is what mayoral candidates from Opelousas and another from Sunset told the audience who often cheered and shouted during the presentations