Thursday’s episode of Sesame Street will be brought to us by the number nine.
New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees will take a few guest snaps on the long-running children’s educational television program in an appearance he taped before the start of the season. The former Purdue Boilermaker has two young sons, toddler Baylen and baby Bowen, who are no doubt familiar with the show's fuzzy cast members.
According to LPB, Brees will explain measurement in addition to Abby casting a spell that makes Elmo grow taller than buildings, Grover using his powers of observation and Murray experimenting with a skateboard. Murray be careful! The segment airs at 9 a.m. Thursday.
Is it a crime for citizens to photograph, video, or take notes of a police officer in the line of duty, or a right protected by the First Amendment of the U.S. Constitution? Locally, such activity, as witnessed recently, will at the very least result in a night spent behind bars.
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.
Episcopal School of Acadiana’s Dr. Joshua Caffery, chair of the school’s English Department, is headed to Washington, D.C., and the Library of Congress as the latest winner of the Alan Lomax Fellowship in Folklife Studies.