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The Gift Of Without

The Gift Of Without

Without my past, what stranger would I now be?  Without my past, what armor would I be missing, what foundation would I stand upon,...

[Read More...] Pierre Fontenot April 19, 2019
Beer And Marshmallows

Beer And Marshmallows

Smartmouth Brewing Co. in Norfolk, Va., launched a new “magically ridiculous” beer: a limited-edition IPA — with marshmallows. Chris Neikirk, brewery spokesperson, said the...

[Read More...] admin April 19, 2019
Make Your House Hipster. Or Bohemian.

Make Your House Hipster. Or Bohemian.

By Kristian Bland   Bohemians were hipsters before hipsters were cool. In a way, they were proto-hipsters, paving the way for today’s fedora-wearing man...

[Read More...] Kristian Bland April 19, 2019
Zhen Returns To Lake Charles

Zhen Returns To Lake Charles

The group of local artists known as Nancy Melton and Friends are planning a watercolor workshop that will be led by Lian Quan Zhen,...

[Read More...] Brad Goins April 19, 2019
Juan Alvarado of Tio Juan’s

Juan Alvarado of Tio Juan’s

2211-B Ryan St. • 337-602-6772 Chef’s Spotlight • By Karla Wall For Juan Alvarado, learning to cook was an added bonus. He just wanted to...

[Read More...] Karla Wall April 19, 2019
But All I Vhant To Do Is Look Young

But All I Vhant To Do Is Look Young

Vampire Facelifts And Young Blood  Transfusions Are A Thing Now By Kristian Bland This is probably all Buffy’s fault, but “young blood transfusions” are a...

[Read More...] Kristian Bland April 19, 2019
Hail Mary Rule Change

Hail Mary Rule Change

By Rick Sarro The New Orleans Saints and its legion of Who Dat fans were hoping for vindication or even an admission of guilt;...

[Read More...] Rick Sarro April 19, 2019
Poltical History: Elaine Edwards 1978

Poltical History: Elaine Edwards 1978

By Jeremy Alford and Mitch Rabalais Shortly before press time, elected officials, staff, journalists and other members of the Capitoland chattering class made the trek...

[Read More...] Jeremy Alford April 19, 2019
Spring Fishing

Spring Fishing

It was opening day in Lacassine Refuge — time to officially kick off spring fishing. The wind and weather kept the number of anglers...

[Read More...] Rocke Fournet April 19, 2019
Unforgettable Memories

Unforgettable Memories

Head West young man! The call was an invite to hunt whitetail deer in Texas. All Mike Miller needed to do was get himself...

[Read More...] Rocke Fournet April 4, 2019
Spring In Louisiana

Spring In Louisiana

Dear Louisiana, you do narrow us down.  Even with school out, you make us do math in summer, multiplying heat x humidity.  Your falls...

[Read More...] Pierre Fontenot April 4, 2019
Panorama Music House

Panorama Music House

331 Broad St., Lake Charles • 602-6343 The Local Grubscape • By Justin Morris  I like to wait until the shine has worn off...

[Read More...] Justin Morris April 4, 2019