60th Anniversary Celebration

Click  Here!

Know Your Numbers

Click here for more info!

Paint The Town Pink

Click Here for more info!

Nomination Information

Click here for more info!

OGHS Welcomes Dr. Laura Owens

Dr. Laura Owens, Urologist is now accepting appointments. ...more

American Society of Healthcare Risk Management (ASHRM) Recognizes Karen Gremillion

Congratulations to Karen Gremillion on her recent certification! ...more


The History of Opelousas, the third oldest city in Louisiana, is more than the story of one small city -- it is a story of a way of life, of the impact of events, of patterns that may be seen all across the state and the region.  Opelousas was founded in 1720 and populated by travelers, traders, Native Americans, Creoles and those of French and Spanish descent.  At one time, it was the capital of Louisiana.  The story of Opelousas is something that cannot be overlooked, because through it you will learn the history of many people, the creation of a cultural gumbo, and the elements of a way of life that should not be forgotten...More