Acadiana

Walmart cutting 108 jobs from western Indiana optical lab

More than 100 jobs are being cut at a Walmart optical lab in western Indiana.<p>The company has notified the Indiana Department of Workforce Development that 108 people were told this week to stop reporting to work at the Crawfordsville facility, although they will continue to be paid until late …

Walmart

Suspect Dariyan Harris arrested in fatal Marrero double shooting | NOLA.com

Authorities have arrested a suspect wanted for Marrero double shooting that left one man dead and another wounded.<p>Dariyan Harris, 26, was taken into …

Home Invasion

Shaquille O'Neal visits new high school weight room after donation

Shaquille “Shaq” O’Neal toured the newly renovated weight room at Lafayette (La.) High School on Friday.<p>In May, O’Neal made a $20,000 donation …

Lafayette

Star Selections - Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns

By: <b>Jeff Schneider, Associate Director of Athletics Communications</b><p><b>LAFAYETTE, La. –</b> SophomoreTodd Lottwas one of five Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns baseball …

Cape Cod

Brohm sending not-so-subtle messages to Indiana recruits

Just because NCAA rules prohibit him from saying his name doesn't mean Jeff Brohm can't talk about the highest ranked in-state prospect in the 2019 …

Jeff Brohm

Optically Levitated Nanodumbbell Torsion Balance and GHz Nanomechanical Rotor

Author(s): Jonghoon Ahn, Zhujing Xu, Jaehoon Bang, Yu-Hao Deng, Thai M. Hoang, Qinkai Han, Ren-Min Ma, and Tongcang LiTwo teams report spinning …

Nanotech

Lafayette orders trapped prairie dogs released after public outcry

A Boulder County prairie dog. (<i>Matthew Jonas / Staff Photographer</i>)<p>A prairie dog removal process was called off abruptly Thursday after angry …

Dogs

WATCH: Opera Singers Protest Trump In Front of the White House

Opera Singers protesting at the White House! https://t.co/nfR6MnLo99— Adam Parkhomenko (@AdamParkhomenko) July 19, 2018Anti-Trump protesters have …

The White House

Lay's new chip flavors look GOOD! Which one would you try?!

4 hours ago<p>So this is the first time that Lay's has released SO MANY new flavors at once! Lay's is releasing 8 new flavors, all inspired by different …

Food

18 for '18: No. 16 Landry-Walker looks for faster start, another strong 8-5A effort | NOLA.com

<b>No. 16 LANDRY-WALKER CHARGIN' BUCS</b><p><b>2017 vitals:</b> 8-4 (7-0 and first in District 8-5A); 14th seed in Class 5A playoffs; defeated 19th-seeded Walker, …

High School Sports

French bakeries Mamie Clafoutis, Les Moulins La Fayette, Première Moisson bring breads, pastries to the capital

<b>Mamie Claioutis</b> <b><br>400 Richmond Rd.</b> <b><br>mamieclafoutis.com</b><b>Les Moulins La Fayette</b> <b><br>1000 Wellington St. W.</b> <b><br>lesmoulinslafayette.com</b><b>Première Moisson</b> <b><br>920 Maloney Blvd.</b> …

Lafayette

The CBD Is Getting a New Wine Pub With 30 Wines on Tap and a Patio

Copper Vine, a new wine pub aimed at “democratizing” wine, will bring 30 wine taps to Poydras Street by the end of the summer in the location that once housed historic Maylie’s restaurant.<p>Michael Brewer, former chef and owner at Sammich on Maple Street, will helm the kitchen with wine-friendly …

New Orleans

Area hospitals recognized for patient care

For the 11th year in a row, Thibodaux Regional Medical Center has received a national award recognizing its high level of patient …

Health Care

The Spew 7-20-18: Indians Make A Trade, Hot Dog Toppings, New Flavors of Lay's

Triv and Lanigan are in talking about the big trade the Indians made yesterday acquiring Brad Hand and Adam Cimber from the Padres, was this a good …

Flavors

Cajun Sweet Dough Recipe

"Down in Louisiana this dough is used to make what we call Cajun Sweet Dough. The traditional filling is fig and it is made into turnovers, but it …

Baking

Purdue prof, wife, indicted on federal fraud charge

A federal grand jury has indicted a Purdue University professor and his wife on fraud charges alleging they used federal grants to enrich …

Corruption

1 in custody for trespassing at Lafayette Street business

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) - A man was taken into custody after Metro police said he trespassed at a business south of downtown Nashville late Wednesday …

Trespassing

Review: Kajun Crab offers Vietnamese with an Acadian twist

Among the tenants of 5000 Buford Highway, a sprawling strip mall just north of Chamblee Tucker Road, there is a grocery store with notable selections …

Korean Peninsula

Baton Rouge riverboat casinos see revenues drop after smoking ban took effect in June

While casino revenues rose statewide, Baton Rouge's three riverboat casinos saw their winnings drop 15.6 percent in June, the same month the citywide …

Baton Rouge

Lays Will Release Eight New Chip Flavors Later This Month!

9 minutes ago<p>Lays has unveiled eight new chip flavors that are inspired by food from across the U.S.<p>The new flavors will be in stores beginning July …

Flavors

Money leader Sungjae Im opens Pinnacle Bank Championship with 65

ELKHORN, Neb. – South Korea’s Sungjae Im has done it all in his rookie season on the Web.com Tour. The 20-year-old from Jeju Island won in his Tour …

Golf

Democratic Challenger Calls Higgins ‘Barney Fife of Washington’

Graves challenger says he would be first openly gay candidate to run for the House from Louisiana<p>A Democratic challenger to Louisiana Rep. Clay …

Politics

Making a Viet Cajun crawfish boil at Kajun Crab in Chamblee

Vietnamese Cajun food has started to thrive recently in metro Atlanta, <b>and the marriage of the two cuisines seems like a perfectly natural pairing</b> . …

Food & Dining

Former U-High basketball standout Jalen Johnson transfers to University of Louisiana at Lafayette

Former University High basketball standout Jalen Johnson has transfered to the University of Louisiana at Lafayette after playing 42 games in two …

College Sports

The Lafayette Farmers Market on Thursday on East Simpson.

Sofia Kinyon, left, and Allison Edwards, of "Sol Y Sombra" Farm, arrange flowers for sale at the Lafayette Farmers Market on Thursday. For more …

Farmers Market

Cadence - Rooftop / Pool with Alexis Lafayette

Members attending /<p>12<p>×<p>EUR<p>Ticket + booking fee /<p>5,00 € + 1,00 €1st release<p>10,00 €2nd release<p>Quantity /<p>1<p>Buy tickets<p>Line-up /<p>Alexis Lafayette<p>Thanks to …

Swimming Pools

Snag A Lafayette Hill Condo For Just $96K

This affordable Lafayette Hill townhome comes with a balcony, built-in bookshelves, and tons of natural light.<p>LAFAYETTE HILL, PA — This affordable …

Laundry Rooms

Pet of the week Zydeco sounds off on the Astros entrance music

<b>Name:</b> Zydeco, like the Cajun music style, and groups named Buckwheat Zydeco, Zydeco Dots, and Terrance Simien and the Zydeco Experience. Please feel …

Houston

Driver suffers medical event, causes 3 crashes in Greenville

4 hours ago<p>GREENVILLE, Mich. (WOOD) — Police say a driver experienced a medical event before causing three separate crashes in Greenville Thursday …

Greenville

McDonald's giving away free fries for the rest of 2018

(WCMH) – Who doesn't love free food?<p>For the rest of the year, you can get a free order of fries every Friday at McDonald’s.<p>A coupon available in the …

McDonald's