Wow, I read this article on my lunch hour ("Slipping Through the Cracks," June 13), and I just grew so numb. You see it, but you don't realize how close it is to us. Thanks to Dege Legg for humbling himself enough to take this experience and share it with us. I go to church every Sunday and thank God for his blessings of a home, a job, and food on my table. To read this makes me so sad for these people.
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.