The Attakapas Gazette and its affiliated organization, the Attakapas Historical Association, are dedicated to:

    • Providing a non-sectarian, non-partisan, and non-political platform that is interested collecting, procuring, and better preserving significant facts, records, documents, and materials relevant to the history, genealogy, landmarks, and traditions of the central Acadiana region of South Louisiana (Acadia, Evangeline, Lafayette, St. Martin, St. Mary, Vermilion, and St. Landry parishes);
    • Cultivating and disseminating an awareness of these materials, and in doing so, promoting public knowledge, goodwill, and mutual understanding for current and future generations.