My name is Ellen Hopper Clements, a New Orleans native, I now proudly call Lafayette my home! I love working and volunteering in the community but can’t wait to come home and spend time with my boys, Charlie and Andy. I met my husband, Fletcher, in 2013 while I was working on my Bachelor’s Degree in Broadcast Journalism at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. When I met him I immediately knew that my life would never be boring again, and I was so right!
Mother and Son Recreate Photo at Disney World 50 Years Later
A mother and son decided to recreate a photo from 1971 that was taken on the opening day of Disney’s Magic Kingdom Park.
LCG Announces Mandatory Curfew For Lafayette Parish
The mandatory curfew will begin at 6:00 pm on Sunday, August 29, 2021, and will stay in place until 7:00 am on Monday, August 30, 2021.
Are These Adorable Children Future Olympians? You Decide
Here are a few of my favorite videos of children imitating their favorite Olympians:
One Olympian May Have His Dad Announce His Event At The Tokyo Olympics
Jake Wightman, a Scottish athlete, just secured his spot in the 1500m event in Tokyo yesterday. Making the dream of his dad, Geoff Wightman, the stadium announcer for his sons event.
Fruity Pebbles On A Shrimp Po-boy Is A Thing… Sort Of
How about adding some Fruity Pebbles on top of that Shrimp po’boy? Yep, this is not a joke. There are people adding Fruity Pebbles to fried shrimp po'boys!
Parade To Celebrate New Iberia Pole Vaulter’s Olympic Debut
A parade will be held this Friday, July 2, 2021, to celebrate a New Iberia athlete that is headed to the Tokyo Olympics.
Rhythms on the River Returning for Fall Series
Rhythms on the River will take place on Thursday evenings in the Fall and Spring at River Ranch’s Town Square in Lafayette, La. The performances are from 5:30-8:30 p.m. under the town center gazebo and are FREE for all to attend.