Thursday Dec 5
The Debutante Club presents its new members
The New Orleans Country Club's main room was a stir with white gowns in varying designs for the debutantes, white tie and tails for the men, and women adorned in long dresses in a kaleidoscope of reds, golds, blacks, browns and greens.
Editorial: New license plates declare Cajun pride
The plates were rolled out at the Breaux Bridge Department of Motor Vehicles last week and are available for a $15 fee.
Mayor Curry adds Parks and Rec. to tax
New Iberia Mayor Hilda Curry is adding parks and recreation to her half-cent sales tax proposal, which already includes public safety and public works.
Local tree giveaway includes great gift fruit trees as well
Hike for KaTREEna, the nonprofit that has worked tirelessly to reforest New Orleans since Katrina, is having another giveaway of trees This is a big one, citywide.
Gordon Parks' 1984 made-for-TV adaptation of '12 Years a Slave' to screen at Zeitgeist
'Twelve Years a Slave' was originally adapted as a 1984 TV movie directed by Gordon Parks and titled 'Solomon Northup's Journey.'