I'm just an average man with an average life. Oh, wait. That's already been used in a song. Anyway, I'm a Lafayette native, graduate of Beau Chêne High School and Princeton University, and a lifelong (mostly suffering) New Orleans Saints fan. Growing up, I wanted to be the world heavyweight champion. I've at least attained heavyweight status. I've been told that if I were a wrestler, I'd be called the "Hot Mess Express."
Lafayette’s Dustin Poirier Beats Conor McGregor in Trilogy Fight
Poirier scored a first-round TKO after McGregor broke his leg.
Lafayette Council Members Sign Pride Month Proclamation
Andy Naquin was the lone dissenter.
Carencro Amazon Facility Suffers Collapse
So far, there are no reports of injuries.
Lightning Strike Hits Highway, Damages Truck
This story out of Florida makes off of those complaints about Louisiana roads seem like minor inconveniences.
Severe Weather Threat Pushes Back Cajuns, Troy Softball Series
The threat of severe thunderstorms has forced the schools to push back the series by two days.
Bills Legalizing, Taxing Marijuana Filed
The lawmaker is framing the bill as a way to raise revenue and as a way to ease the burden on the state's criminal justice system.
WATCH: Little Boy Greets Referee Dad On Soccer Pitch
The show of father/son love happened before a state title game.
WATCH: Bourbon Street EarthCam Shows Empty French Quarter On Mardi Gras
Bourbon Street is a ghost town this Mardi Gras.
Lake Arthur Man Builds Snow Robot
Eat you heart out, Elsa.
Audio/Video: Streaker Interrupts Super Bowl
Kevin Harlan's call of the run proves why he's a national treasure.
Wrestling Star Butch Reed Dies
The former Mid-South North American Heavyweight Champion was 66 years old.