UL running back Tyrell Fenroy has been shattering school and Sun Belt records all year, and at last Saturday's homecoming game he charged right into the NCAA record book. The senior RB, one of the primary reasons the Ragin’ Cajuns are poised to make their first bowl appearance in four decades, is increasingly in the national spotlight -- with a live radio interview Monday on ESPNU, and Associated Press and CBS sportsline.com stories both hitting tomorrow.
Catch him this weekend as UL hosts UTEP at 6 p.m. in a contest that could make the Ragin' Cajuns bowl eligible. In the meantime, read Don Allen's cover story about Fenroy's road to the national record book and the Cajun program that helped get him there.
Frank’s Casing Crew, now doing business as Frank’s International, will make its final appearance on ABiz’s list of the Top 50 Privately Held Companies in Acadiana this year, and once again it will likely be at the top with more than $1 billion in annual revenues. The 75-year-old company specializing in tubular fabrication and installation services to the oil and gas industry plans to offer shares of its stock to the public for the first time.
The defeat, or rather highjacking of House Bill 420 in the final days of this year's Legislative Session, say Reps. Vincent Pierre and Terry Landry, is the result of the propaganda spread by one unidentified local media outlet and an unnamed former state Representative, but nothing to do with the original legislation's lack of checks, balances or details.
He’s a singer. A songwriter. A piano man. A family man. He’s even got his own Wikipedia entry. He’s David Egan. And he knows ancient secrets about the monolithic stones of Stonehenge that he’s not willing to share.