Jared Fogle, who became a celebrity after losing 240 pounds in less than a year on his "Subway diet," is visiting 94.5 KSMB tomorrow morning to help motivate the KSMB/Subway Get Fit Challenge participants.
Fogle, now a Subway spokesman, will visit the KSMB studio at 202 Galbert Road at 7 a.m. After 12 weeks of the Get Fit Challenge, a Grand Prize winner will be selected and announced on Thursday, Sept. 18, during the Bobby Novosad morning show. The Grand Prize winner will receive a personal fitness gym valued at $5,000 from Bell’s Fitness, a division of Bell's Sporting Goods. For more info, call 232-1311.
David Calhoun and Elizabeth “EB” Brooks are the first two employees of Lafayette Central Park Inc., the nonprofit charged with turning Lafayette Consolidated Government’s 100-acre Johnston Street Horse Farm property into a passive public park. Calhoun was named executive director, and Brooks is director of planning and design.
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.