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Tab Benoit: Voice Of The Wetlands Festival

Tab Benoit: Voice Of The Wetlands Festival

Brett Milano August 17, 2017 Comments Off on Tab Benoit: Voice Of The Wetlands Festival

Where Guitar Firepower Meets Wetlands Activism Story By Brett Milano Photo By Jerry Moran How did one of Louisiana’s meanest guitar-slingers become a tireless wetlands activist? For Tab Benoit, it was simply a matter of

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The Louisiana Opal

The Louisiana Opal

Brad Goins August 17, 2017 Comments Off on The Louisiana Opal

Leesville Is The Home Of The State’s Rarest Gem By Brad Goins The Louisiana Opal, also known as the Louisiana Sand Opal, was briefly mined in the Catahoula Formation, which is located near Leesville.

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Over 30 New Laws Now In Effect

Over 30 New Laws Now In Effect

Jeremy Alford August 17, 2017 Comments Off on Over 30 New Laws Now In Effect

Part of the policy yield from six lawmaking sessions held over the past 18 months is several new laws recently enacted. They included the official state budget, which weighs in at $28 billion and

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The Feels

The Feels

Pierre Fontenot August 17, 2017 Comments Off on The Feels

July ended with some nice mornings.  On the last July Sunday I had church under a tree, dressed in my jammies, no humidity, a sweet breeze turning wind chimes into a choir. Sitting in

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My All-Time Favorites

My All-Time Favorites

Chuck Shepherd August 17, 2017 Comments Off on My All-Time Favorites

Weird News is forever, but this is my last “News of the Weird” column, as I am now exhausted after almost 30 years in the racket. In this final edition, I remember a few

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