Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Monday, February 27, 2017
Monday, February 27, 2017
Monday, February 27, 2017

His mother’s concern for his future in war-torn Lebanon brought him to the United States, where he went on to attend LSU. Hard work at a Baton Rouge chain restaurant made him a rising star within the chain. Business acumen made him the owner of re…

Our mention of the history of “You Are My Sunshine” reminded Ken Toups, of Lafayette, of another story about a famous song, this one involving Fats Domino (who just celebrated his 89th birthday):

Monday, February 27, 2017
Monday, February 27, 2017
Monday, February 27, 2017
Sunday, February 26, 2017

The Mystic Club held its gala ball and dinner at the Hilton Hotel and honored Mrs. Robert James Whann IV as queen.

Former queens of Carnival, consorts of Rex, gathered Wednesday for their annual luncheon at Antoine’s Restaurant. They included Adelaide Wisdom Benjamin (Mrs. Edward B. Benjamin Jr.), who reigned in 1953; Miss Adelaide Dabezies Goodyear, the 2016 …

Saturday, February 25, 2017

The Zulu Social Aid and Pleasure Club held its coronation ball at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center and hailed as king and queen Adonis C. Expose and Donna M. Glapion.