Café V celebrated its 30th anniversary in style with four days of festive events.
Café V celebrated its 30th anniversary in style with four days of festive events. First, Troy Richard launched the premier performance of the Courtyard Concert Series, and then Café V held a wine dinner with Guest Chef Louis Perret for the Miles Perret Cancer Center. Next was the Judge Roy Bean’s Reunion in honor of Earl Hebert. Saturday concluded the celebration with dinner and live music by Kurt Boudreaux.
SpringHill Suites’ beautiful new hotel on Settlers Trace Boulevard was the setting for the Pat Terry Visual Arts Endowed Scholarship Memorial Fundraiser. The lovely reception featured delicious pasta and hummus from Romacelli, complimentary wine and live music by Lyle Begnaud, Jeremy Davidson and Jacob Beslin.
(1) Alex Theriot and Lauren Stelly (2) Crystal and Trey Hightower, and Ann Marie and Tommy Hightower (3) Andrea and Ken Veron Jr. (4) Mary and Ken “Poncho” Veron (5) Julie Calzone and Alicia Lindholm (6) Troy Richard (7) Pat Hebert and Del Goodson with “The Indian” (8) Poncho Veron with the original Judge Roy Bean’s sign (1) Niki Viltz (2) Simone Naquin (3) Melissa and Brian Terry
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.