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‘We Like To Make A Splash’

‘We Like To Make A Splash’

Brad Goins October 5, 2018 Comments Off on ‘We Like To Make A Splash’

The New Rouses Market Draws From A Century Of Coastal Louisiana Food Traditions By Brad Goins I interviewed Rouses Market CEO Donny Rouse at the company’s new store in Carlyss the day before it opened.

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What Kind Of Story Time?

What Kind Of Story Time?

Brad Goins October 5, 2018 Comments Off on What Kind Of Story Time?

“Drag Queen Story Time.” Depending on your moral valence, that phrase may seem innocuous, interesting or disgusting. Innocuous or not, the phrase “Drag Queen Story Time” has poured kerosene on the smoldering fires of

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Hot ‘N’ Nasty

Hot ‘N’ Nasty

Brad Goins September 21, 2018 Comments Off on 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 can only give you the greatest hits.  Beat ‘Em Where

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Why Do People Keep Trying To Do This?

Why Do People Keep Trying To Do This?

Brad Goins September 10, 2018 Comments Off on Why Do People Keep Trying To Do This?

Louisiana Lt. Gov. Billy Nungesser has become the latest politician to promote his plans to make New Orleans’ French Quarter “family friendly.” He wants to do this by turning the French Quarter into a

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Louisiana Trail Riders

Louisiana Trail Riders

Brad Goins September 10, 2018 Comments Off on Louisiana Trail Riders

University of Lafayette Press, 2018, 152 pages, hardcover, $49.95 A Review By Brad Goins   Those who like big books that are filled with black and white photographs and have very little text will

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We Deliver

We Deliver

Brad Goins August 16, 2018 Comments Off on We Deliver

Four Women Business Owners Dedicated To Excellence in Service By Madison DeJean and Brad Goins Looking for a company dedicated to excellence in service? You can count on these local women business owners to

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Oh, Was I Right Again?

Oh, Was I Right Again?

admin August 16, 2018 Comments Off on Oh, Was I Right Again?

The Senate Majority Whip — Louisiana’s Steve Scalise — has made it official. He won’t be running for governor of Louisiana. I wrote in this column that he wouldn’t run back when Louisiana journalists

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Bayou Song

Bayou Song

admin August 2, 2018 Comments Off on Bayou Song

From the University of Louisiana at Lafayette Press comes a new book — Bayou Song: Creative Explorations of the South Louisiana Landscape. This spiral-bound book is primarily designed for youths and their teachers. However,

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Organic And Fresh

Organic And Fresh

Brad Goins July 19, 2018 Comments Off on Organic And Fresh

Local Coffee Crafters Explain What Makes Their Grinds Distinctive By Brad Goins A journalist can easily delude himself into thinking that because he works at a magazine he’s somehow at the center of things and

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Lucky Tiles

Lucky Tiles

Brad Goins July 19, 2018 Comments Off on Lucky Tiles

The very first Lake Charles Lucky Tiles Mah Jongg Tournament will take place on Sunday, Sept. 16, at the Lake Charles Bridge Club, 1600 W. McNeese St. Now, this may seem a little early

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