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May 6, 2021

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Opelousas Trivia Note

Catholic schools were the first organized schools in Opelousas, dating back to the 1850s. The town’s Catholic schools included St....

April 12, 2021

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Opelousas Trivia Note

Perrodin’s Hall once stood at the corner of Main and E. Grolee streets. In 1882, Perrodin brothers, Jules and August purchased the...

April 12, 2021

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Opelousas Trivia Note

On the corner of Union, North and Main streets once stook a guesthouse called the Union Hotel. From 1822 to 1894 it hosted many visitors...

April 12, 2021

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Opelousas Trivia Note

In 1847 on the southwest corner of Landry and Main streets Felix A. King (1819-1897) operated a wholesale and retail dry goods store. In...

April 9, 2021

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Opelousas Trivia Note

In 1917, the Christman family opened their new bakery on Landry Street. Soon after they opened a restaurant and hotel, known as the...

April 9, 2021

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