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WILL OUSLEY: ARTIST, POET AND ‘FREAK’ OF BAGDAD

WILL OUSLEY: ARTIST, POET AND ‘FREAK’ OF BAGDAD

C. Janet Austin November 20, 2013 3

Lake Charles is on the east side of the Calcasieu River, and Westlake, of course, is on the west side. The Calcasieu River turns into the northwest corner of the lake. Before the river

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EARLY DAYS IN WESTLAKE AND BAGDAD

EARLY DAYS IN WESTLAKE AND BAGDAD

Brad Goins November 20, 2013 0

Westlake began to come into being 200 years ago, when Calcasieu River was called Rio Hondo, and both Texas and the Spanish administrators of the Louisiana territory were laying claim to the lands between

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FAMILY REUNION

FAMILY REUNION

Pierre Fontenot November 20, 2013 0

We lived on the old home place, our little red house built new in the year of my first year in school, set up under a trio of gorgeous oak trees, a plot of

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KEEPING YOUR FACEBOOK PRIVACY

KEEPING YOUR FACEBOOK PRIVACY

Vic Wukovits November 20, 2013 0

Are you on Facebook? If so, then chances are you’ve seen something scary from one of your friends about privacy settings that was posted because Facebook changed something. Most recently, the Facebook “Graph App”

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MUST-MISS TV: EDWIN PLAYS ALONG

MUST-MISS TV: EDWIN PLAYS ALONG

John Maginnis November 20, 2013 0

When the previews of The Governor’s Wife first aired, my response was that it would be both unwatchable and unmissable, much like a train wreck. It was that way in viewing its debut on

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