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Lacunas And Vanities

Lacunas And Vanities

Brad Goins November 16, 2017 Comments Off on Lacunas And Vanities

Local experimental artist and McNeese professor Heather Ryan Kelley’s latest show is titled “Lacunas and Vanities.” It’s running now at the Gibson-Barham Gallery at Imperial Calcasieu Museum at 204 W. Sallier St. The show

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The Great Escape

The Great Escape

Brad Goins November 16, 2017 Comments Off on The Great Escape

At Barred Up Outfitters Lodge, Customers Escape From The Stresses Of Life (And Also Do A Little Hunting) By Brad Goins If you’ve heard that some of the hunting camps in SWLA are largely gathering

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Swamp Legends

Swamp Legends

Brad Goins November 2, 2017 Comments Off on Swamp Legends

The Rougarou And Other Fearful Creatures That Haunt The Bayou By Brad Goins Cryptozoology is the study of imaginary or mythical creatures. American historian Robert Damon Schneck, who emphasizes that cryptozoologists endeavor to take

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The Revised Louisiana Purchase

The Revised Louisiana Purchase

Brad Goins November 2, 2017 Comments Off on The Revised Louisiana Purchase

As the year progresses, events celebrating the 150th anniversary of Lake Charles continue. And it is well and good that they should do so. But anyone who is speaking to an audience about the

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Boudreaux The Louisiana Mosquiteaux

Boudreaux The Louisiana Mosquiteaux

Brad Goins October 19, 2017 Comments Off on Boudreaux The Louisiana Mosquiteaux

If you want some powerful evidence that the culture of Southwest Louisiana is unique, look at the proliferation of children’s books in the area and in Lake Charles in particular. The latest of these,

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Have You Bought Your Brake Tag Yet?

Have You Bought Your Brake Tag Yet?

Brad Goins October 5, 2017 Comments Off on Have You Bought Your Brake Tag Yet?

Public relations agent Kimberly Allen can give readers some insight into the ways New Orleans is different from other places. She says that one day, a stranger knocked on her door and told her

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Aporkalypse Now

Aporkalypse Now

Brad Goins October 5, 2017 Comments Off on Aporkalypse Now

Hunting Feral Hogs From The Sky Texas Feral Hog Hunters Are Shooting From The Sky. And Somebody’s Making A Lot Of Money. By Brad Goins Since 2011, it’s been legal to shoot feral hogs

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Improve It. Period.

Improve It. Period.

Brad Goins September 21, 2017 Comments Off on 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 an evaluation of the bus system. In his announcement of

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The Goose With The Golden Legs

The Goose With The Golden Legs

Brad Goins September 20, 2017 Comments Off on 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 With The Golden Legs” — is Huber’s second. Wehner has

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Have You Come Into A Windfall

Have You Come Into A Windfall

Brad Goins September 20, 2017 Comments Off on Have You Come Into A Windfall

Local Experts Say There Are Some Things You Want To Do And Some Things You Don’t By Brad Goins You’ve just gotten a windfall. Out of the blue, a sizable sum of money has

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