The Independent Presents the 2012 State of Lafayette Parish
Iberia Bank returns as presenting sponsor of the Independent Lecture Series
The President’s Annual Report on the State of Lafayette Parish with City Parish President Joey Durel. Wednesday, February 15, 2012 at Cajundome Convention Center. 11:45 am - 1:15 pm. Tickets: $45/person and Table of Eight: $395.
For ticket reservation, please call Robin Hebert at 337.769.8603 or contact by email at
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.