There wasn’t much in Sunday night’s 60 Minutes profile of Gov. Bobby Jindal that Louisiana residents didn’t know already. Morley Safer condensed Jindal’s familiar story down to 12 minutes - his Indian-immigrant parents, his Baton Rouge upbringing, his quick educational and political ascent, his fight for ethics reform, his rising GOP star, and his recent response to President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address. But for those who missed it, here's "Bobby Jindal: The GOP's Rising Star?":
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.