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Le boute s’approche

Le boute s’approche

Story By Justin Morris Photos By David Simpson Our nice little corner of the Bayou State has certainly seen its share of talented and...

[Read More...] Justin Morris September 21, 2017
Earthquakes, Too?

Earthquakes, Too?

Louisiana Has A Long List of Natural Disaster Risks.  Are Earthquakes On It? By Karla Wall It’s the peak of hurricane season as I...

[Read More...] Karla Wall September 21, 2017
Improve It. Period.

Improve It. Period.

The new administration of Mayor Nic Hunter has announced that the Lake Charles Transit System is conducting a survey that will be used for...

[Read More...] Brad Goins September 21, 2017
The Sermon Of Harvey

The Sermon Of Harvey

A gallon of water weighs 8 pounds, and some change.  33 trillion gallons just fell.  My calculator can’t go that high.  I’m not sure...

[Read More...] Pierre Fontenot September 21, 2017
Riser: First Ad In Treasurer’s Race

Riser: First Ad In Treasurer’s Race

The chatter among the lawmakers and lobbyists late last month at the annual LegisGator event at L’Auberge in Lake Charles included reports on a...

[Read More...] Jeremy Alford September 21, 2017
Locked And Loaded

Locked And Loaded

The LSU Tigers Face A Season Of Extensive Rebuilding Story By Lyles Martin  Photo By Steve Franz/LSU After taking over for Les Miles after...

[Read More...] Lyles Martin September 21, 2017
Right Place. Wrong Time.

Right Place. Wrong Time.

If Lance Guidry had the luxury of a DeLorean time machine like Marty McFly in Back to the Future, he would most assuredly go...

[Read More...] Rick Sarro September 21, 2017
Security Robot Nearly Drowns

Security Robot Nearly Drowns

A security robot named Steve tumbled down several steps and into a fountain in Washington, D.C. New to the job, the robot had been...

[Read More...] admin September 21, 2017
Buck Of A Lifetime

Buck Of A Lifetime

Hurricane Harvey just pushed through, leaving many folks seeking shelter from the storm. Our corner of the world narrowly missed the brunt of this...

[Read More...] Rocke Fournet September 21, 2017
Farewell To Fast Eddy

Farewell To Fast Eddy

The phone call came at 3 am. It was my sister calling to tell me my older brother Eddy had passed away at his...

[Read More...] Michael Kurth September 20, 2017
A Drink To Get You Toe Up

A Drink To Get You Toe Up

If you visit Dawson City in Canada’s Yukon Territory, you may find yourself sipping on a Sourtoe Cocktail at the Sourdough Saloon. The drink,...

[Read More...] admin September 20, 2017
The Goose With The Golden Legs

The Goose With The Golden Legs

Ann Wehner has just completed her second stained glass rendition of a children’s book by local author Eloise Huber. The book — “The Goose...

[Read More...] Brad Goins September 20, 2017