What do women not want? Well, women don't like surprises â?¦ unless the man she loves surprises her with a party in her honor. Rosie Adams was a lucky birthday girl; her husband Dr. Jim Adams made secret arrangements while Rosie was away for the weekend with her gal pal Alida Anthony of C'est Toi. When Rosie returned home Sunday, Dec. 3, she walked into a fabulous evening full of friends and many laughs. The guests not only enjoyed the finest food but also were entertained by the band, First Class. I have to say, first-class all the way, Dr. Adams, and happy birthday, Rosie!
Two more lovebirds put the petals to the metal on Oct. 6, 2006. Lindsey Kees and Michael Dimiterchik Jr. exchanged vows at Saint John's Cathedral Church with a reception at The City Club at River Ranch following the ceremony. The bridal party rode aboard the Good Times Trolley to the ceremony and reception. At the reception, the newlywed couple's first dance was Etta James' "At Last." The party kicked into full swing at the reception when hits like "Y.M.C.A." were played, complete with Village People hats for guests. The evening ended with a rose petal toss as the couple retired to their limousine. They honeymooned at Walt Disney's Saratoga Springs Resort (just in time for the World Food and Wine Festival). Now Lindsey and Michael Dimiterchik can relax and enjoy married bliss!
The continued refusal by LPSB President Hunter Beasley and attorney Dennis Blunt to release a draft copy of the investigation into Superintendent Pat Cooper has resulted in a lawsuit by The Daily Advertiser.
The New Orleans Saints' early season slide is the kind of scenario Sean Payton had in mind when the coach and his staff placed a premium on character during player evaluations.
Long before a man was diagnosed with the Ebola virus in neighboring Texas, Louisiana's health department was working on what to do in case someone with the disease showed up in the state.
Thursday's Blogs from the Bog!
Women sue over sperm mix-up; Romney on campaign trail; Ebola patient was released from hospital and more national and international news for Thursday, October 02, 2014.
State Rep. Joel Robideaux, R-Lafayette, surprised few in the Hub City Wednesday afternoon when he made (semi) official what most of us have known for months: He is running to replace Joey Durel as city-parish president.
Two bedroom town home or three bedroom contemporary home
Let the party begin
Louisiana's first black Republican state senator since Reconstruction — who was a Republican before he was a Democrat before he was a Republican again — is accusing Democratic U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu of using the black community for votes and providing nothing in return.
LSU's governing board has backed new hospital privatization contracts that give hospital managers greater ease to leave the deal and fewer restrictions about must-have services.
Rachel Hector returns home to cultivate a generation of yoga instructors.
Acadiana's nightlife guide.
U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu is courting young voters in several appearances across Louisiana this week, talking about her support for legislation that could lower students' college costs.
It is distinctly possible control of the U.S. Senate will hinge on Louisiana, which is why, during the last several months, outside groups have made this the most expensive election in Louisiana history.
A constellation of South Louisiana musical stars descends on Parc Sans Souci to honor an ailing David Egan.
INDStyle Awards 2014 was one for the books; the American Cancer Society took over The Victorian's big tent; and the battle of the sexes was alive and well for Walk a Runway's Christmas fundraiser.
The Acadiana Symphony Orchestra teams up with choreographer Clare Cook for a modern take on a Stravinsky classic.
Local food pantries begin seasonal drives
A girl's best fashion friend
Stage 4 vet takes on cancer and reminds us all what it really means to get involved.
Creative living flourishes at Downtown’s artist hub
Four bedroom cottage or four bedroom traditional
Bold looks for fall define INDStyle Awards 2014
Statement pieces for the season
The gents venture out
Project Front Yard has been launched to help us change our image and our habits.
Alleged victim is a Navy vet with brain trauma resulting from a car accident three decades ago.
Is Mary fading as Vitter solidifies his lock on the fourth floor?
Richard Buswell was sentenced Tuesday to more than 10 years in prison for his role in an investment scheme that defrauded his clients of more than $6 million.