The Krewe of Triton welcomed new members at a boisterous steak dinner held at River Oaks.
Lafayette’s gourmands and oenophiles invaded New Orleans for the 20th annual Food & Wine Experience. Culminating the weekend was the Grand Tasting at the Convention Center, featuring 100 restaurants and wineries.
The Krewe of Triton welcomed new members at a boisterous steak dinner held at River Oaks. (1) Chuck and Monique Peddy (2) Winkie and George Hudson and Kevin Couvillion (3) Kelly Ortego, and Justin and Lyndi Bourque (4) Bill Whitaker and Cindy Blankenheim (5) Brent Carrier, Rhonda and Louis Anderson, and Jason Collins (6) King Kirk and Susan Crane (7) Rose Landry and Cathy Piccione (8) Brad and Tracey Person, and Darnell and Neal Fontenot (9) Norma and Robert Billeaudeau and Don and Jintana Guillaumin (10) Debbie Sonnier and Brenda Smith (11) Cathy and Peter Piccione Jr., and Debbie and George de Gravelle (12) Jason and Stacia Fontenot, and Victoria and Hernan Cobo (13) King Kirk Crane, Queen Brianna Crane and Bob McDonner Photos by Christian Hayward
Lafayette’s gourmands and oenophiles invaded New Orleans for the 20th annual Food & Wine Experience. Culminating the weekend was the Grand Tasting at the Convention Center, featuring 100 restaurants and wineries. (14) Neill Buie, Lisa Hanchey, Ron Ben-Israel (sitting) and Kevin Kimball (15) Rhonda Egan, Nicole Deshotels and Sarah Peltier (16) Jacques Rodrigue and Mallory Page (17) Wayne Peltier, Sarah Peltier and Bruce Coen
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.