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Pierre Exits The Stage

Pierre Exits The Stage

Brad Goins June 22, 2017 Comments Off on Pierre Exits The Stage

A Reminiscence Of Russ Bordelon By Brad Goins For more than 30 years, Russ Bordelon was the voice of Pierre — the Cajun everyman who was the narrator of Russ’ Lagniappe magazine column titled

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On Aging And Its Alternative

On Aging And Its Alternative

Michael Kurth June 22, 2017 Comments Off on On Aging And Its Alternative

Farewell To Pierre Recently, Cathy and I went to the Golden Nugget to see Three Dog Night, a rock band that was popular back in the ‘60s and ‘70s. Most of those on stage

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What Happens Now?

What Happens Now?

Pierre Sez May 18, 2017 Comments Off on What Happens Now?

The recent race for mayor of Lake Charles was de topic uf conversation for weeks at KD’s, my favorite mornin hangout. Now de topic iz who will complete de trifecta … police chief and

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Rev. Sam Iz Political Guru

Rev. Sam Iz Political Guru

Pierre Sez May 4, 2017 Comments Off on Rev. Sam Iz Political Guru

I ran into Rev. Sam Tolbert recently, an he wuz politikin for Wilford Carter, an at the same time wuz workin on udder folks to endorse Carter. I reminded him he wuz outta luck

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Runoff Election Should Be Interestin

Runoff Election Should Be Interestin

Pierre Sez April 20, 2017 Comments Off on Runoff Election Should Be Interestin

Later dis month, on April 29, voters in Lake Charles will elect a new mayor, an also vote on key city council races. De firs go-round produced a lotta surprises in de mayor’s race,

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Elections Far From Over

Elections Far From Over

Pierre Sez March 30, 2017 Comments Off on Elections Far From Over

Az I write dis article, early votin iz goin on for de March 25 elections. An considerin de number runnin in several races, I know we ain’t trew hearin candidates tellin us how great

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An Day Tell You Wit A Straight Face

An Day Tell You Wit A Straight Face

Pierre Sez March 16, 2017 Comments Off on An Day Tell You Wit A Straight Face

Have you ever had an elected official tell you day went to Washington, D.C., for a Mardi Gras celebration? An day smile a big broad smile az day tell you about all day did

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Pipeline Campaign In Full Swing

Pipeline Campaign In Full Swing

Rick Sarro March 2, 2017 Comments Off on Pipeline Campaign In Full Swing

In de previous issue, we told you about a pipeline dat will start in Nederland and end up at a refinery in St. James Parish. Now, dem kinda proposals usta get rubber stamp-type OKs

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Election Quiet So Far

Election Quiet So Far

Pierre Sez February 16, 2017 Comments Off on Election Quiet So Far

De race for Lake Charles mayor iz pretty quiet so far considerin we have eight folks runnin. Dar are also beaucoup trowin dar hats in de race for City Council. In addition, we have

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Qualifyin Over An It’s Off To De Races

Qualifyin Over An It’s Off To De Races

Pierre Sez February 2, 2017 Comments Off on Qualifyin Over An It’s Off To De Races

We gonna have a lot uf big elections in our area in March. But none will be mo important dan de race for mayor uf Lake Charles. Now early on de talk wuz dat

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