The Hotel Cazan is located at the corner of 6th and Main Streets in downtown Mamou. After nearly six months of being closed, the hotel has reopened under a new ownership group. The hotel’s main building was built in 1911 and originally served as a bank for the small Cajun town. (Gazette photos by Raymond Partsch III)
MAMOU – Valerie Cahill realized that her own personal experience of Cajun culture had been limited.
MAMOU – If patience is a virtue, then the Mamou Lady Demons are surely a virtuous group.
The Lady Demons used a 16-point fourth quarter run to pull away from the Episcopal Lady Knights and take a 44-34 regional playoff win here Monday night.
Ronnie Arnaud fell in love at first sight.
The object of Arnaud’s affection though wasn’t a gorgeous woman, it was instead one of Ville Platte’s historical buildings, the historic Bank of Ville Platte located at 102 W. Main Street.