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Making A Case For The Cowboys

Making A Case For The Cowboys

I may have to pull from every example, reference and technique used in all the Law and Order and L.A. Law shows ever watched....

[Read More...] Rick Sarro December 7, 2017
Teaching Her Passion

Teaching Her Passion

For Local Colleen Benoit, Teaching WasA Cornerstone Of A Career In Ballet By Brad Goins Born and raised in Lake Charles, Colleen Benoit got...

[Read More...] Brad Goins December 7, 2017
The Cajun Sharpshooters

The Cajun Sharpshooters

It’s a grand time to be an avid sportsman in the Bayou State. Hunting season has opened in select areas, and the fishing action...

[Read More...] Rocke Fournet December 7, 2017
Political History: A Bankrupt Affair

Political History: A Bankrupt Affair

By Jeremy Alford and Sarah Gamard Saturday, Nov. 11, marked the 33rd anniversary of the closing of the 1984 Louisiana World Exposition, which had...

[Read More...] Jeremy Alford December 7, 2017
Yes

Yes

Yes to Sunday naps. Yes to old family recipes, and yes to seeing her right now, like she was, there at the kitchen sink,...

[Read More...] Pierre Fontenot December 7, 2017
Ember at L’Auberge

Ember at L’Auberge

Recently, I received an invite to Ember’s media night, at which the venue highlighted some of its menu items. I must admit, I’m always...

[Read More...] Mario Pacetti December 7, 2017
Barely Running

Barely Running

What with all the murder and weather problems, you’d think you’d want a steady hand at the helm in the New Orleans mayor’s office....

[Read More...] Brad Goins December 7, 2017
Killer Designer

Killer Designer

Lifelong Learner Chad Moreno Has Carved Out Several Niches In The Computer Design Business By Brad Goins A Lake Charles native, Chad Moreno was...

[Read More...] Brad Goins December 7, 2017
Got Your 2018 Carp Calendar Yet?

Got Your 2018 Carp Calendar Yet?

If you’re already shopping for your 2018 calendar, Metro News recommends you don’t overlook the Carponizer Carp Calendar, which features “12 beautiful carps with...

[Read More...] admin December 7, 2017
Lacunas And Vanities

Lacunas And Vanities

Local experimental artist and McNeese professor Heather Ryan Kelley’s latest show is titled “Lacunas and Vanities.” It’s running now at the Gibson-Barham Gallery at...

[Read More...] Brad Goins November 16, 2017
Never

Never

Never drink orange juice after you just brushed your teeth. When dealing with annoying people it never hurts to remind yourself that God wants...

[Read More...] Pierre Fontenot November 16, 2017
The Great Escape

The Great Escape

At Barred Up Outfitters Lodge, Customers Escape From The Stresses Of Life (And Also Do A Little Hunting) By Brad Goins If you’ve heard that...

[Read More...] Brad Goins November 16, 2017