Megan Wyatt, Baton Rouge Advocate

Megan Wyatt

Baton Rouge Advocate

Lafayette, LA, United States

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Past:
  • Baton Rouge Advocate
  • The Daily Advertiser
  • The Town Talk
  • WWL-TV
  • USA TODAY
  • KING 5 News
  • The News-Star
  • The Shreveport Times

Past articles by Megan:

Farming still 'viable business' but land cost a barrier for next generation, local grower says

Alisha Andrews Delahoussaye grows mostly flowers at her microfarm in Scott because fresh-cut flowers yield a better return than produce. → Read More

Waitr offering free delivery now through Sunday to celebrate dads for Father's Day

Waitr is making it easier than ever to celebrate that dad bod with free restaurant delivery now through Sunday. → Read More

Meet the Youngsville girl, 14, who's competing in the National Spelling Bee this week

Alyssa Walker, 14, considers herself to be more of a math whiz than a word nerd, but she's certainly held her own this week at the 92nd Scripps National Spelling → Read More

At least 7 tornadoes touched down in these 3 Louisiana parishes over weekend, experts say

Seven tornadoes touched down in south Louisiana on Sunday, and an eighth tornado may be confirmed later. → Read More

Mom arrested for posting video of Acadiana High School fight breaks silence; here's her story

When Maegan Adkins-Barras watched a video of a fight that happened at Acadiana High School, she instantly felt sick to her stomach. → Read More

Lafayette DA: Mom who posted fight video won't be prosecuted

The Acadiana High School mother who posted a video of a fight last week on the school's campus won't be prosecuted, Keith Stutes, district attorney for the 15th Judicial District, → Read More

Charges unclear for Acadiana mom who posted video of high school fight to Facebook

It is unclear what charge, if any, an Acadiana High School mom might be facing after spending the night in jail for posting a video to Facebook of students fighting → Read More

Waitr: Top 10 menu items ordered on Super Bowl Sunday

One of the top items — boiled crawfish — is a reminder that no matter how much Waitr grows, its roots and loyal customers remain in south Louisiana. → Read More

7 places to get boudin king cake in Louisiana

Taste all of the boudin king cakes Louisiana has to offer with our boudin king cake trail. → Read More

The New York Times says gumbo is dead. But is the popular Louisiana dish really gone?

Cajuns may take issue with a New York Times article that explores how gumbo has evolved on restaurant menus in New Orleans and says gumbo is dead. → Read More

How the government shutdown is affecting Louisiana breweries

You can expect to see fewer seasonal brews this spring and delays in new breweries opening in Louisiana because of the ongoing government shutdown. → Read More

Blue Bell expands distribution of seasonal king cake ice cream

Blue Bell is bringing back its Mardi Gras king cake flavored ice cream to stores, and it's now available across the company's distribution area. → Read More

Office of Motor Vehicles experiencing statewide outages

The Louisiana Office of Motor Vehicles is unable to process any driver's license or reinstatement transactions at this time. → Read More

Meet the man behind your favorite Cajun memes

Six years and a few hundred creations later, Edler has reached Cajun famous status for his memes, which have been shared tens of thousands of times on social media. → Read More

Meet the man behind your favorite Cajun memes

Spaine Elder never thought he'd be known for his humorous depictions of south Louisiana culture. → Read More

Here's why Louisiana chefs took over Nashville restaurants this week

"With this campaign, we're hoping to market and promote Louisiana tourism by showing them the No. 1 reason for them to visit: our food," → Read More

Here's why Louisiana chefs took over Nashville restaurants this week

Louisiana chefs took over Music City this week to promote tourism in the Bayou State. → Read More

After oilfield career, this man opened a cigar lounge on wheels

Johnny Johnson's passion is evident to anyone who steps inside of the 1972 Airstream that hides a swanky, luxurious Old World cigar lounge. → Read More

Bacon Fest

"People will love this," he said. "There are so many things that creative culinary folks can do with bacon and, of course, everyone loves bacon." → Read More

Acadiana Bacon Fest joins Louisiana food festival scene

It seems like Louisiana has a festival to celebrate just about every food imaginable. Except for bacon. Until now, that is. → Read More