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Quench Your Thirst This Summer On The Louisiana Brewery Trail

With 17 craft breweries scattered across the state, getting your sip on this summer has never been easier.

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Leaders In Philanthropy Nomination Deadline Feb 20

Community Foundation of Acadiana (CFA) is now accepting nominations for the 2017 Leaders In Philanthropy Awards. The awardees will be honored during the Leaders In Philanthropy Awards Luncheon to be held in November at the Cajundome...

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11 Extremely Rare Cajun Last Names That May Not Exist Anymore

Last week, we covered the most common Cajun last names in Louisiana. That got us thinking, what would the least common Cajun last names be? If you have one of these last names, consider yourself pretty unique. It also means your family was one of the first Acadians in South Louisiana.

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Interesting Cross Design On Pond Near Marksville

Last week I had the opportunity to fly in a small plane from Lafayette to Marksville and, along the way, we noticed an interesting design on a pond near Marksville.

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5 Places in Acadiana Our New President Should Visit First

Our top five places for our new President to visit first in Acadiana.

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Record Flooding Forces North Dakota Residents To Evacuate
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New Disaster Recovery Centers Open In Acadiana

More disaster recovery centers are opening in Acadiana to provide help for flood victims

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Acadiana Strong Event Tickets Now Available Through Ticketmaster

Ticketmaster has agreed to host online ticket sales for the Acadiana Strong benefit!

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Acadiana Is A Special Place

Sometimes it takes a story like this to make us look around and realize how great this place really is.

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Four Of Louisiana’s Best ‘Mom & Pop’ Eateries Are In Acadiana!

Louisiana's famous for great food. Tourists usually think of New Orleans We, in Cajun Country feel we have not only some of the world's best food, but the best in Louisiana. We're particularly fond of little, out of the way "Mom & Pop" places...

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Blackhawks Goalie And Former Icegator Gives Lafayette A Shout Out

During a radio/podcast interview, Chicago Blackhawks goalie (and former Louisiana Icegator) Scott Darling gives Lafayette a shout-out.

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Richard DesHotels via YouTube
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This Is What Acadiana Houses Looked Like In The Late 1800s [Video]

This is a fantastic visual history of Acadian style houses built by the early early Cajun settlers and their descendants of the "Great Expulsion of 1755-1763".

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QUIZ – Can You Tell These Areas Of Acadiana Apart? [PHOTOS]

We grabbed photos from Google Maps of 12 cities and communities from around Acadiana, and put together this little quiz for ya!

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