First new church in Lafayette in 22 years takes shape

The Daily Advertiser • April 22, 2017 If you’ve seen it, you’re probably one of many Lafayette residents who’ve marveled at the sheer size and scope of the newly built St. Pius X Catholic Church on Kaliste Saloom Road. From the outside, it looks nearly finished. And, although it is not scheduled to be complete and ready for worship until the fall […]

Video St. Pius Church Construction in Progress

The Advocate: New space for learning: Boathouse turned into enrichment center for Episcopal School of Acadiana

BY LEAH CAVALIER | Special to The Advocate December 26, 2016  |             The Episcopal School of Acadiana has converted the old LAFCO boat warehouse into a new Enrichment Center for its elementary students while preserving the history and legacy of the structure. “It probably would’ve been cheaper just […]

The Advertiser: ESA preparing enrichment center for Lafayette campus

by: Amanda McElfresh Click here to see the full article and pictures as well as a video of the interview. Construction is progressing on a major new part of the Episcopal School of Acadiana’s Lafayette campus. ESA is building an enrichment center on East Kaliste Saloom Road, directly in front of its school for students […]

Construction on St. Pius X Catholic Church progresses

From the Daily Advertiser  This development news is provided by Developing Lafayette through a partnership with The Daily Advertiser. The new building for St. Pius X church at 600 Kaliste Saloom Road is visible now over the fence. The structure looks very cathedral-esque, but one would expect that, right? Below is a rendering of how the finished […]

Cajundome update includes new seats, interactive murals

Cajundome update includes new seats, interactive murals By Claire Taylor at the Advertiser  New seating and improved concession booths are some of the features of a major renovation underway inside the Cajundome. The renovation, which started in May, is proceeding on schedule, maybe even a little ahead of schedule, with an anticipated Dec.1 re-opening date. While the focus […]

KPEL Reports Cajundome is Without Any Seats

The Cajundome Is Now Without Any Seats From | The Cajundome is currently under construction and we are now beginning to see a lot of progress. The Cajundome posted several photos today on Facebook and we now see what the dome looks like without any seats. The $20 Million makeover includes new seats, new lighting, new restrooms […]

The Advocate: Cajundome Renovations Continue

The Advocate Article published on July 1, 2016 at Cajundome ‘a giant mess’ as renovations continue BY LUKE JOHNSON  Advocate staff photo by LESLIE WESTBROOK [email protected]       LAFAYETTE – The interior of the Cajundome is almost unrecognizable for those who have seen an event there at some point in the arena’s 31 years, and […]

ESA Celebrates Beginning of Construction of Lower School Enrichment Center

ESA Begins Construction on New Lower School Building: Enrichment Center Finalizes Campus Vision LAFAYETTE, LA – Monday, May 30th, the Episcopal School of Acadiana Board of Trustees joined students, faculty and staff to celebrate the commencement of construction of its Lower School Enrichment Center, a space where students will have the resources to explore science, technology, […]

JB Mouton joins Cajundome to break ground on renovations

The Advocate Article: Cajundome improvements expected to be done by Dec. 1 and provide a better entertainment venue by: Richard Burgess  The Cajundome is undergoing a $22 million makeover that will bring new and expanded seating, new lights, upgrades for concession areas and restrooms, and a clean roof. The facelift, which was formally launched at a ceremony […]