KRVS Local

KRVS Local
4:35 pm
Tue December 4, 2012

Apres Midi, December 4: Lafayette Concert Band Christmas; Public Forum on Lafayette's Energy Future

A sampling of modern and traditional Classical Music.

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KRVS Local
2:45 pm
Mon December 3, 2012

Stirrin' it Up, December 1

Acclaimed Louisiana Chef John Folse shares Louisiana's culinary and cultural legacy in this fun and informative down-home visit.

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KRVS Local
10:49 am
Mon December 3, 2012

New Orleans natives bring the holidays to the homeless under the Claiborne Bridge

The 55-year old Claiborne Avenue Bridge links the poverty-stricken upper and lower Ninth Wards of New Orleans, which has seen its share of hardship ever since the bridge opened in 1957. A floating barge struck it in 1993 causing two cars to spill into the water – killing one and injuring two others. And in 2008 a New Orleans police officer was killed when his car plunged into the canal after the Claiborne Bridge malfunctioned and was left in a raised position.

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KRVS Local
10:14 am
Mon December 3, 2012

Boarding Kennels

Dogs playing outside at a local boarding kennel in Lafayette.
Credit Victoria Perodin

Many families travel for the holidays, and the beloved family pets have to get left behind; causing boarding kennels to get extremely busy, many of them even have waiting lists. Mindy Williford works at a local boarding kennel, and she says their facility can hold up to 80 dogs and during the holidays their all booked up. Boarding kennels are a lot more lavish these days, dogs can have suites with their own beds and TV.

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