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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
Hot ‘N’ Nasty

Hot ‘N’ Nasty

When the big blast of August heat hit us, the Louisiana police blotter just plain went off the hook. It was so far-out, I...

[Read More...] Brad Goins September 21, 2018
Another Session Unlikely

Another Session Unlikely

By Jeremy Alford, Mitch Rabalais and Sarah Gamard It’s been about three months since this year’s legislative finale at the Capitol, which was plenty...

[Read More...] Jeremy Alford September 21, 2018
2018 LSU Football Preview

2018 LSU Football Preview

OFF AND RUNNING This Fall, LSU Is All Set On Defense. As For Offense … Well, Read On … By Lyles Martin Is LSU...

[Read More...] Lyles Martin September 21, 2018
Opening Game Kinks

Opening Game Kinks

The thin air of northern Colorado was the least of McNeese’s worries in the team’s less than auspicious debut game of the 2018 football...

[Read More...] Rick Sarro September 21, 2018
Bull Reds Pick Up The Slack

Bull Reds Pick Up The Slack

Good riddance to the month of August. It’s been a smoking hot summer, and local sportsmen are ready for a change. We’ve still got...

[Read More...] Rocke Fournet September 21, 2018
Las Victoria’s

Las Victoria’s

1004 Broad St. • Lake Charles • 337-436-5124 The Local Grubscape • By Justin Morris I felt a great disturbance in the Force, as...

[Read More...] Justin Morris September 21, 2018
Sunbathing Wedding Crasher

Sunbathing Wedding Crasher

  In Devon, England, a couple who had just exchanged vows at the Furrough Cross Church moved their wedding party to Tessier Gardens next...

[Read More...] admin September 10, 2018
Do Campaign Slogans Matter?

Do Campaign Slogans Matter?

  Pundits have cited many factors for Donald Trump’s surprising victory in the 2016 presidential election: the death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia;...

[Read More...] Michael Kurth September 10, 2018
MacFarlane’s Celtic Pub

MacFarlane’s Celtic Pub

417 Ann St. • Lake Charles • 337-433-5992 The Local Grubscape • By Justin Morris It’s been eight long years ago now since things started...

[Read More...] Justin Morris September 10, 2018