Acadiana Profile - December-January 2012

Nouvelles des Villes

Post Office Named in Honor of Fallen War Hero ABBEVILLE – The United States Senate approved naming the post office on Veterans Memorial Drive in honor of Vietnam War hero Richard Franklin Abshire. Sen. Mary Landrieu made the announcement official…

La Maison: An Engaging Endeavour

    The South has seen a resurgence in the desire for front porches, a place where passersby stop to chitchat and maybe step up for refreshments and more lengthy conversation. But to José and Phyllis Mata, this social custom has…

Les Nouvelles Voix d’Acadiana

One of our traditions is to occasionally provide profiles as written by ULL journalism students. Their range of topics is impressive. Here are some bylines of the future.

Sur le Menu: Taco Well

Acadiana may not be best-known for its Mexican food, but when a taco craving hits, there are plenty of great places to satisfy it.

Les Artistes: Piecing It Together

Composed of everyday, ordinary objects, the work of New Iberia’s Shawne Major sparks a personal, emotional attachment while sending a collective message.

Bar None

From daiquiri bars to dives, there are plenty of great places in Acadiana to grab a cold one.