From free desserts to discounted wedding services to half-price body piercings, there’s something for everyone in Downtown Lafayette’s “Do It Downtown” promotion, a campaign to enhance activity downtown by offering 50 money-saving deals at participating downtown businesses.
The list of participating businesses, along with their respective special deals, can be found here on Downtown Lafayette’s website. In addition to a back-pocket friendly Do It Downtown guide that’s available, smart phone users can scan the QR code on DL website and upload the list to their mobile devices.
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.