I'm just an average man with an average life. Oh, wait. That's already been used in a song. Anyway, I'm a Lafayette native, graduate of Beau Chêne High School and Princeton University, and a lifelong (mostly suffering) New Orleans Saints fan. Growing up, I wanted to be the world heavyweight champion. I've at least attained heavyweight status. I've been told that if I were a wrestler, I'd be called the "Hot Mess Express."
Flashback: That Time New Iberia Was State Capital for a Day
It starts with an absentee governor, a hurricane, and a lieutenant governor who wanted to go home.
UPDATE: Bill to Eliminate Death Penalty Dead on Arrival
A committee overwhelmingly voted against the bill despite emotional testimony from families affected by death penalty cases.
Report: Drew Brees and Sean Payton May Be Reunited Soon
The quarterback/coach duo may be working together again in the near future.
Lafayette Police Recover 5 Pounds of Cocaine
It happened during a traffic stop.
LDH Shuts Down Nursing Homes That Housed Patients in Warehouse
Seven patients died after being evacuated to the warehouse.
Do(ug)h! Pizza Employees’ Mistake Goes Viral
A Covington Dominos appears to be the setting of a remake of "The Blob."
Lafayette’s Dustin Poirier Beats Conor McGregor in Trilogy Fight
Poirier scored a first-round TKO after McGregor broke his leg.
New Iberia Father Honors Slain Son By Starting Foundation
The GPAL Foundation "will be the turning point in the lives of broken communities."
U.S. Economy Adds 559,000 Jobs; Unemployment Rate Down
The unemployment rate is down to 5.8 percent.
Carencro Amazon Facility Suffers Collapse
So far, there are no reports of injuries.