New Roads woman cast on upcoming season of The Bachelor

New Roads woman cast on upcoming season of The Bachelor

NEW ROADS, LA (WAFB) - A woman from New Roads will have a very special shot at love in an upcoming season of "The Bachelor."

Lauren Jarreau, 33, of New Roads, was announced as one of the cast members in a tweet from the Bachelor Nation twitter account.

Jarreau is a recent master's degree graduate and is one of 29 hopefuls.

The women will vie for the affection of Arie Luyendyk Jr., a 36-year-old race car driver.

The show premieres on January 1.

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