Jan Risher, Freelance Writer and World Traveler

Jan Risher is a freelance writer and author of Long Story Short: Year of the Water Goat, a must read for anyone considering adopting internationally. She writes a weekly column for the Sunday edition of the Daily Advertiser in Lafayette, LA which centers on the human condition. As President of Shift Key, a content marketing firm, […]

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Lafayette Crime Stoppers

Lafayette Crime Stoppers began in 1983 with a mission to assist local law enforcement to fight crime by helping to overcome the two elements that inhibit public involvement: fear and apathy. Crime Stoppers provides a method for local law enforcement to receive information on crimes. These efforts increase tips, which in turn increase arrests in […]

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South Louisiana Songwriters Festival & Workshop – Marc Broussard and Mark Falgout

On this episode of Discover Lafayette, Marc Broussard, internationally renowned singer and songwriter known for his own unique style of rhythm and blues, joins Mark Falgout, owner of Blue Moon Saloon and Guesthouse and Warehouse 535, to discuss the first annual South Louisiana Songwriters Festival & Workshop known as “SOLO” taking place in downtown Lafayette May […]

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Ken Veron – Proprietor of Cafe Vermilionville, Chair of Eat Lafayette

Ken Veron is owner and proprietor of Café Vermilionville along with his wife, Andrea Veron.  Veron is also chair of Eat Lafayette, an annual summertime campaign which supports locally owned restaurants and reminds people to continue to enjoy the restaurants that have made Lafayette, Louisiana the culinary destination that it is today. In this episode […]

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Kenneth Boudreaux – Lafayette City-Parish Councilman, Committed Advocate for Community Advancement

Discover Lafayette is proud to highlight this week’s guest, Kenneth Boudreaux, District 4 City-Parish Councilman, who represents a diverse area of the northern portion of Lafayette, Louisiana. Owner of the consultant business, To the Front, To the Top, a learning, training and development resource for individuals, families, and businesses, Kenneth is also well-known for his two radio talk shows […]

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