Local legend Jo-El Sonnier was looking to do something special for someone this Valentine's Day. He found sweet Mrs. Evalise who will turn 105 next month and serenaded her with "You Are My Sunshine". This is the one of the kindest things I've seen in a while.
Yet another great concert is coming to Evangeline Downs Racetrack & Casino in Opelousas as 97.3 The Dawg welcomes Jo-El Sonnier & Friends featuring T Graham Brown with guests Freddie Pate and Blaine Roy on Saturday, October 1st.
The Great Acadian Awakening Music Festival is scheduled for the first weekend in October to celebrate the 250th anniversary of the arrival of what we now call our "Cajun" ancestors from the area known today as Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island.