David Simon and Eric Overmyer, co-creators of HBO’s The Wire and now the widely anticipated new series, Treme, set in post-Katrina New Orleans, are the scheduled guests on NPR’s Fresh Air today. Fresh Air airs on KRVS, 88.7, in Lafayette, at 6 p.m.
There will soon be a whole lot of shakin’ going on at Benny’s Sportshack Supplement Depot, a new concept by Opelousas native Benny Nele. Located at 2002 Johnston St., the supplement shop, smoothie bar and café, featuring hot off the press paninis and wraps, plans to open in late May.
Philip deMahy Sr., a once respected New Iberia ad exec, was sentenced May 2 to spend the next two years (he faced up to 100 years) in a state penitentiary after state and federal investigators found dozens of images depicting children engaged in lewd sexual acts on his personal computer.