Now an accomplished writer, cartoonist, and graphic artist, Kody Chamberlain has chosen to remain in Lafayette since graduating from college here in 1997.
Lafayette Chef Jeremy Conner showcased Lafayette's culinary talent this weekend at a prestigious dinner celebrating the Gulf Coast.
A mimosa crawl through downtown Lafayette scheduled for Sunday has been postponed to June following public outcry over a margarita crawl "scam" one day earlier by the same company.
One Acadiana was recognized as an Accredited Economic Development Organization by the International Economic Development Council, both organizations announced this week.
POUR Holdings, the parent company of POUR Restaurant and Bar, has bought two Romacelli Bistro e Vino locations and will renovate the River Ranch location next month.
Jeff Wood is owner of Jeff Wood Construction and president of the Acadiana Home Builders Association. New home sales declined in Lafayette Parish last year, dropping form 796 in 2018 to 710 in 2019. That trend differs nationwide as December was th…
Here’s where Matthew Gauthier and his wife, Amber, found themselves in fall 2016 when they were considering a new home: Do they stay in their 1,400-square-foot home in Carencro on a third of an acre and their three children?
Louisiana's nonfarm employment grew by 8,300 jobs over the past 12 months through December, a 0.4% increase, that continues to be driven by health services and education sectors, but leisure and hospitality and manufacturing job growth was not far…
The holding company for Baton Rouge-based Investar Bank reported fourth-quarter earnings of $3.3 million, or 32 cents per share, compares with the $3.3 million, or 34 cents per share, a year earlier.
Lafayette-based IberiaBank generated fourth-quarter net income of $78.1 million, or $1.48 per share, down from $129 million, or $2.32 per share, for the same period in 2018.
With 2019’s Acadiana housing sales inching out last year to become our latest record-setting year in both the reported number of home sales and dollar volume of sales, followers of our regional market have to marvel at the rate of growth that has …
Pier 1 Imports, which recently announced plans to close up to 450 of its stores, is shutting down its Perkins Road location in Baton Rouge.
After over four years in Grand Coteau, Chicory's Coffee & Café will move into the historic Palace Cafe building in Opelousas, 135 W. Landry St.
Jeremy Conner, head chef at Spoonbill Watering Hole and Restaurant, will be among the featured chefs at a dinner Saturday at the James Beard House in New York.
The Worthmore Five and Dime store, which first opened in downtown Rayne over 80 years ago, will close in mid-February, the owners announced.
b1Bank is acquiring Houma-based Pedestal Bank in a $211 million deal that will make it the third-largest bank headquartered in Louisiana and adds to b1Bank's south Louisiana footprint.
An award-winning Lafayette chef is finally disclosing more details about the downtown restaurant he's been quietly working on for more than a year.
Houston-based McDermott International Inc. — a company with historical ties to New Orleans and Baton Rouge — said Tuesday it was submitting a prepackaged bankruptcy filing that will eliminate more than $4.6 billion in debt.
Lafayette-based Kocon Management Group sold the 105-unit Glouchester Manor Apartments, 301 Birch St., for $4.35 million, records show.
Frontier Airlines, which announced last fall it would suspend operations out of Lafayette until the spring, has suspended all operations indefinitely, company officials announced Monday.
The new decade will bring new opportunities for Fat Pat’s Bar and Grill as it ventures out of Lafayette Parish and into the world of franchising.
Wellcana Group has big expansion plans for its LSU-licensed medical marijuana operations in Louisiana and is separately courting farmers to grow hemp to support the company's launch soon into CBD products.
The Red Roof Inn along the University Avenue exit on Interstate 10 has changed hands, with the sellers dispensing of it at a 14% markdown from when it last sold four and a half years ago.
Rachael Landry is past president of the Acadiana Society for Human Resource Management and is human resources manager with CGI.
MasteryPrep, a Baton Rouge-based technology company that sells standardized testing software and training material to schools, completed a $2.3 million fundraising round from a group of investors.
The Family Tree executive director Marie Collins spoke with Jan Swift of the Nourish Your Health podcast about her organization's role in the community.
A 170-acre site at the Acadiana Regional Airport in Iberia Parish is now certified under the Louisiana Economic Development’s Certified Sites program.
Christian Brothers Automotive, a franchised auto care company with more than 200 locations in 30 states, will open a Lafayette location later this year.
Waitr is ditching performance-based rates for some restaurants to collect more commission — a move that could make the struggling company more profitable but will likely be paid for by both restaurant owners and customers who use the delivery service.
The U.S. Senate overwhelmingly approved a new North American trade agreement Thursday that rewrites the rules of trade with Canada and Mexico — key markets for the United States and for $12.7 billion in exports from Louisiana.
Total retail sales in Lafayette Parish in November was the highest of any November on record and keeps the parish on pace to top last year’s totals.