Amand Broussard, the son of Joseph “Beausoleil” Broussard and Agnes Thibodeau, was just 11 years old when his father led a band of Acadian exiles to south Louisiana.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — D.L. Menard, whose song “The Back Door” is among the most popular in Cajun music, is dead at the age of 85.
In order to obtain the privilege of becoming the state’s next chief steward of taxpayer money, the candidates for treasurer will have to first spend money from donors.
To be from Louisiana is to love Louisiana. If you were born and raised here, you are probably like many of us in that you couldn’t imagine living anywhere else.
ST. MARTINVILLE (AP) — The national water trail along Bayou Teche has four new handicap-accessible floating docks for canoers and kayakers, and two of them will be dedicated in the coming week.