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The Obituary of Sears

The Obituary of Sears

Towards dusk, going to the local mall, I park where I’ve always parked, on the Sear’s side.  Something didn’t look right.  The glass doors...

[Read More...] Pierre Fontenot October 5, 2018
Tasterite Jamaican

Tasterite Jamaican

2204 Kirkman St. • Lake Charles • 419-1844 The Local Grubscape By Justin Morris Sometimes food is more than just a meal. Sometimes, it...

[Read More...] Justin Morris October 5, 2018
Kennedy Activates Campaign Team

Kennedy Activates Campaign Team

By Jeremy Alford and Mitch Rabalais        An actual announcement may or may not be forthcoming, but various bits and pieces for...

[Read More...] Jeremy Alford October 5, 2018
Chasing The High

Chasing The High

Death By Drugs: The Opioid Crisis In SWLA A Lagniappe Magazine Roundtable NOTE FROM DR. MICHAEL KURTH   This feature is the second of...

[Read More...] Karla Wall October 5, 2018
Saved By The Bucket In Chicago

Saved By The Bucket In Chicago

  Kyle McAleer, 20, a Chicago Cubs fan from Iowa, adopted a goofy “rally cap” idea from former Cubs player Starlin Castro, and has...

[Read More...] admin October 5, 2018
‘We Like To Make A Splash’

‘We Like To Make A Splash’

The New Rouses Market Draws From A Century Of Coastal Louisiana Food Traditions By Brad Goins I interviewed Rouses Market CEO Donny Rouse at the...

[Read More...] Brad Goins October 5, 2018
Sweet Revenge

Sweet Revenge

“Beware the fury of a patient man.” The McNeese Cowboys comprised the patient part of English poet John Dryden’s writing and the fury came...

[Read More...] Rick Sarro October 5, 2018
Suitable Mounts

Suitable Mounts

Hunting seasons are upon us, and it’s a great time to get out and soak up all of Mother Nature’s best. This is the...

[Read More...] Rocke Fournet October 5, 2018
What Kind Of Story Time?

What Kind Of Story Time?

“Drag Queen Story Time.” Depending on your moral valence, that phrase may seem innocuous, interesting or disgusting. Innocuous or not, the phrase “Drag Queen...

[Read More...] Brad Goins October 5, 2018
Friday Night Football: Small School Version

Friday Night Football: Small School Version

Doing the where-you-froms with a stranger, tell him my roots are in a little town called Oberlin.  He says “Hoyle Granger!  I played against...

[Read More...] Pierre Fontenot September 21, 2018
Death By Drugs: Part 1

Death By Drugs: Part 1

The Origin Of The Opioid Crisis By Micheal Kurth August 31 was International Overdose Awareness Day. Events were held around the world to raise...

[Read More...] Michael Kurth September 21, 2018
Taping Is Allowed In Court

Taping Is Allowed In Court

  The list of offenses was long when Franklyn Williams, 32, appeared in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, Common Pleas Court on July 31 to be...

[Read More...] admin September 21, 2018