The BeauSoleil Home, UL Lafayette’s entry in the 2009 Solar Decathlon, opens to the public tomorrow on the Mall in Washington, D.C. The Department of Energy, which sponsored the contest, has posted a series of videos on YouTube, beginning with a welcome to all 20 teams from around the globe. On the right hand side are a list of individual videos from each team.
Here's the video from the BeauSoleil team, showing them erecting the house in preparation for tomorrow.
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.