TALK ON THE STREET

What residents are saying about today’s issues

It’s almost Carnival Time, folks! What’s your favorite thing about Mardi Gras?

RICHIE KNIGHT



Houma

“What I like the most is that everyone is able to forget their problems and focus on having fun with their friends and loved ones.”

ALICE LORRAINE



Houma

“I’m a diabetic, so I can’t eat much sugar. But I cheat on Mardi Gras. Don’t tell my doctor, but I love moon pies!”

AMANDA ROUSSEL



Houma

“I love seeing all of the kids having a good time, being showered with teddy bears and stuffed animals.”

ROSITA LOPEZ



Thibodaux

“I’m not big into the parades. I think they’re a bit overblown. The time off from work is nice, though.”

MORGAN NGUYEN



Mathews

“I enjoy all of the fun that goes into it. I think it’s one of the rare times of the year that people enjoy themselves.”

ADAM BRUCE



Houma

“I like the parades and the food. Someone is always cooking something delicious.”

RICHIE KNIGHT



Houma

ALICE LORRAINE

Houma



AMANDA ROUSSEL

Houma

ROSITA LOPEZ



Thibodaux

MORGAN NGUYEN

Mathews



ADAM BRUCE

Houma