8 hrs ago
The program, featuring numerous area pastors, will begin at 7 p.m. tonight and at 8:30 a.m. Saturday.
12 hrs ago
Stuff the Bus concert tonight
For the second year in a row, Wayne Singleton & Same Ol' 2 Step will perform a Steppin' up to Stuff the Bus Zydeco Extravaganza concert.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Wildlife, fisheries chief named
Col. Joseph "Joey" Broussard, of Port Barre, has been named the new head of the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries' Enforcement Division.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Opleousas Daily Arrest Report for July 28, 2014
Marvin Hollier, 29, 1312 Plaisance Street, Opelousas 1)Possession of Schedule II Drugs 2)Violation of Uniform CDS in a Drug Free Zone Antonio Malveaux, 18, 142 Martin Luther King Drive, Port Barre 1)Possession with Intent to Distribute Schedule I Drugs 2)Violation of Uniform CDS in a Drug Free Zone 3)Illegal Possession of a Firearm in the presence ... (more)
Stuff the Bus school supply drive underway
The third annual Stuff the Bus effort begins today and will continue through Friday.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
School uniform drive is underway
With the start of the school year fast approaching, organizations throughout the parish have launched school supply drives.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Fugitive on run for year captured
A fugitive, on the run for more than a year, has been captured in Port Barre. Port Barre Police Chief Deon R. Boudreaux said his officers have arrested Wayne A. Bolden Jr., 25. Bolden has been charged with resisting an officer, battery on an officer and probation and parole warrants for violations stemming from his earlier conviction for ... (more)
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Conference to stress men's roles in society
An opportunity to think about -- and to support -- the many ways men can use their power for good is taking place at the 2014 Man Power Conference in Port Barre Aug. 1-2.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Metairie man pleads guilty to negligent injury in car wreck that led to victim's death
Robert Soileau, 50, has pleaded guilty causing Jack Nichols' injuries in a Metairie car wreck two years ago.
St. Landry Parish Daily Arrest Report for July 16, 2014
Kimbala Kay Guillory, age 51, 3553 Hwy 182 South, Opelousas, LA, disturbing the peace by loud and abusive language, simple criminal damage to property.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
St. Landry Parish correctional officer arrested
A correctional officer with the St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office was arrested Tuesday on charges related to allegedly introducing contraband material into the parish jail.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Stuff the Bus drive returns
The third annual Stuff the Bus effort will be held July 28 through Aug. 1, and this year a special concert is part of the mix.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
167 in Plaisance, will hold its seventh annual pastor's appreciation service in honor of the Rev.