Acadiana Profile - February-March 2017

MY TOUGHEST CASE: Dr. Peter Fail

Heart disease is the No. 1 killer of Americans. Houma cardiologist Dr. Peter Fail is on the front lines of the war against the disease.

artfully refined spaces

A continually evolving Lafayette home reflects classic modern sensibilities and a designer’s global appeal

MY TOUGHEST CASE: Dr. Jibran Atwi

Dr. Jibran Atwi has dedicated his medical career to the service of children in a long journey that has taken him from the Middle East to Cajun country.

nouvelles de villes

Film Features Cajun Musicians A new three-part documentary executive produced by Robert Redford, “American Epic,” featuring various Cajun musicians in addition to Elton John, Steve Martin and Willie Nelson, is slated to air in mid-2017 on PBS and BBC. The…

Warming Effect

Thaitini at Blu Basil in Lafayette will keep your spirits high

NEW IBERIA

A Cajun jewel carved from the Bayou Teche, New Iberia's successful recipe as a community blends old-school values with the modern-day job creation and economic development methods, sprinkled with a liberal pinch of good times.

Spring Thaw

Winter’s heavy bounty gives way to light, seasonal vegetables

Quite the Collection

New Iberia Schoolteachers Becky and Wyatt Collins oversee an impressive and improbable folk art catalog

Crawfish Tales

The best mudbugs in Acadiana are worth time, trouble and effort

Fighting Shape

Sunset sculptor Annie Hendrix spent decades bringing life to lumps of clay until a severe stroke suffered a year ago took away that gift…temporarily

Ossun Original

French Zydeco musician Horace Trahan stays true to his roots, family

Note de L’editeur

At the beginning of the year, many of us likely made a commitment to get more active and eat more nutritious food in 2017, but right about now, the willpower is fading. We’ve got you covered with inspiration via a…