I've had the great fortune of working in Acadiana my entire radio career. And that's a good thing since I speak the language! I'm married to the lovely Ms. Alli and together we have an amazingly cool son named Hayden and an amazingly bad dog named Kyreaux. In my spare time I enjoy playing the spoons, eating things that were "swimming in the waters this morning", guffawing and calf-roping with George Strait.
Shell to Cut 9,000 Jobs Due to Slumping Oil Demand
Royal Dutch Shell announced on Wednesday that it is planning to cut between 7,000 and 9,000 jobs worldwide by the end of 2022 as a result of a collapse in demand for oil and the subsequent dip in oil prices amidst the coronavirus pandemic.
Militia Group Plans March This Saturday at Parc Sans Souci in Downtown Lafayette
A paramilitary organization has announced its plans to host a protest in downtown Lafayette this Saturday, October 3rd at Parc Sans Souci at 4:00 pm.
Argument Over Nike Shoes Led to Fatal Louisiana Shooting
A north Louisiana man has been accused of fatally shooting another person following an argument over a pair of Nike shoes.
Kraft is Bringing Pumpkin Spice Mac and Cheese to the U.S.
Would someone please make it stop? Anyone? No? Ok, fine.
John Schneider Buys Iconic Ponchatoula Caboose
The owner of the Ponchatoula Country Market says they've sold the caboose to John Schneider and his wife after they posted a Facebook ad.
Laine Hardy Putting On Live Stream Concert to Benefit Hurricane Laura Victims
American Idol champ and Louisiana native Laine Hardy felt a strong calling to give back in some way. That way will be through a live stream show this Monday, September 28th to help out.
Carnival Announces More New Orleans Cancellations Into 2021
Carnival Cruise Line announced on Wednesday that it is canceling all cruises for one of its two ships that operate out of New Orleans until 2021.
Three New Parishes Can Apply for Disaster Assistance from Hurricane Laura
Three new parishes can now apply for federal disaster assistance for uninsured and underinsured damage and losses resulting from Hurricane Laura. Those parishes are Caddo, La Salle and St. Landry.
Complete FEMA Disaster Assistance Information for Those Affected By Hurricane Laura
Many of those affected by Hurricane Laura in Louisiana are seeking the assistance of FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency).
Aerial Pictures of Southwest Louisiana Before & After Hurricane Laura
It's now been close to a week since Hurricane Laura barreled through southwest Louisiana and up through central and northern parts of the state leaving a path of destruction behind.
I-10 Now Open in Lake Charles
Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) has announced that I-10 from the Louisiana/Texas line through southwest Louisiana has been re-opened.
Low-to-Moderate Income Households Can Register for DSNAP Benefits
Governor John Bel Edwards announced this afternoon that families needing help with food after the devastation caused by Hurricane Laura may be able to get some help soon.