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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
X Factor

X Factor

Not much went right for the McNeese Cowboys in that recent 47-17 smackdown by Central Arkansas on that purple-striped turf in Conway. Except for...

[Read More...] Rick Sarro November 16, 2017
For The Love Of Dogs

For The Love Of Dogs

By Lydia Crochet We love our dogs, right? In my family, dogs are everywhere, and they’re considered family members. I have two fabulous little...

[Read More...] Lydia Crochet November 16, 2017
Biking In The Lake Area

Biking In The Lake Area

By Danny Garrett I had drop handlebars rigged onto my royal blue bike. Before, they were standard flat handlebars: trite and unimaginative; symbols of mediocrity....

[Read More...] Danny Garrett November 16, 2017
Chatter Over Special Session

Chatter Over Special Session

By Jeremy Alford and Sarah Gamard Lawmakers, administration officials, lobbyists and other government relations professionals are working under the assumption that the next special...

[Read More...] Jeremy Alford November 16, 2017
What’s In A Name?

What’s In A Name?

Death Wish Coffee is a cold-brewed, canned coffee its maker touts as “fiercely caffeinated.” (It has as much as 4 1/2 times more caffeine...

[Read More...] admin November 16, 2017
Cooler Weather At Last!

Cooler Weather At Last!

Our humble prayers have been answered. Old man winter has finally made his arrival, and not a moment too soon. Back-to-back cold fronts have officially announced...

[Read More...] Rocke Fournet November 16, 2017
Mike Soileau

Mike Soileau

The Cajun Roots Run Deep By Justin Morris Oft-forgotten and unsung heroes of the musical world are the men and women on the “one...

[Read More...] admin November 16, 2017
Who Is Paul Manafort?

Who Is Paul Manafort?

On Monday, Oct. 30, Paul Manafort and his longtime business associate, Rick Gates, surrendered to the Justice Dept. after being indicted by a federal...

[Read More...] Michael Kurth November 16, 2017
Heartaches And Rattlesnakes

Heartaches And Rattlesnakes

Justin Martindale’s New Album Uses Melodic Songs To Spin A Story Of Heartbreak    Story By Justin Morris Photos By Emily Martingale, Martindale Media Group...

[Read More...] Justin Morris November 2, 2017