In a story that's making national headlines, a black employee with the Governor's Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness found a small noose made of twine on her desk. The Advocate reports that the employee and another co-worker discovered the small noose on her desk. State and federal authorities are investigating the incident.
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.