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Fifi Island Restoration Project – Public Meeting

There will be a public meeting regarding the Fifi Island Restoration Project on Thursday August 17, 2023 from 11am-12pm at the Grand Isle Multiplex Center at 3101 LA-1, Grand Isle. Notice: Notice of Public Engagement meeting for GIILD’s Fifi Island Restoration...

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A weekend away: Grand times in Grand Isle

A weekend away: Grand times in Grand Isle

BY JACK BARLOW | Staff writer Grand Isle has been one of Louisiana's most popular local getaway spots for more than a century. The state's only inhabited barrier island, it's a one-road-in, one-road-out beach town with bars, beaches and plenty to do outdoors. It's an...

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Wave Goodbye The tenacious surfers of South Louisiana

Wave Goodbye The tenacious surfers of South Louisiana

Jordan LaHaye Fontenot https://countryroadsmagazine.com/travel/outdoor-adventures/surfing-louisiana-beaches/ MAY 22, 2019 In the summer of 1964, the Beach Boys’ “I Get Around” spent two weeks at the top of the charts. American International Pictures was gearing up to...

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