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Driving Drunk On A Riding Mower

Driving Drunk On A Riding Mower

A police officer in Haines City, Fla., was inside a local business when he heard “a loud noise” outside. In the parking lot, he...

[Read More...] admin August 15, 2019
The Brown Bag Café

The Brown Bag Café

2251 Sam Houston Jones Pkwy., Moss Bluff What happens when a talented chef finds himself transplanted into the middle of Moss Bluff? Luckily, for...

[Read More...] Bill Coyne August 15, 2019
Missing A Beat  For The Moon Landing

Missing A Beat For The Moon Landing

How Neil Armstrong Booted A Sulphur Band Off Of National TV By Brad Goins Like many who witnessed the event when it happened, young...

[Read More...] Brad Goins August 15, 2019
The Home Road

The Home Road

There came a recent day, where I handed the keys of the building to the agent.  We shook, we parted, we glanced at the...

[Read More...] Pierre Fontenot August 15, 2019
Good-Bye Marty Bee

Good-Bye Marty Bee

The recent death of local artist Marty Bee no doubt had many locals thinking about the numerous funny cartoons he produced. One I thought...

[Read More...] Brad Goins August 15, 2019
Something To Prove

Something To Prove

It’s never too early to start talking football, in particular the Who Dat brand, despite it being 105 degrees outside. I was quick to...

[Read More...] Rick Sarro August 15, 2019
Government Megatrends

Government Megatrends

Megatrends are sustained changes that shape our future. Globalization, urbanization, the application of technology, climate change and development of new energy sources are often...

[Read More...] Michael Kurth August 15, 2019
Flying On An Engine

Flying On An Engine

Three Successful Local Female Business Owners Happen To Be Bikers As Well Story By Karla Wall • Photos By Jason Carroll / Epic Image...

[Read More...] Karla Wall August 15, 2019
The Real Good Life

The Real Good Life

Thank you Lord, for small favors. A late cool front just pushed through, and the wind is blowing from the north. It has been...

[Read More...] Rocke Fournet August 15, 2019
When Boggs Ran Afoul Of Hoover

When Boggs Ran Afoul Of Hoover

By Jeremy Alford and Mitch Rabalais In the spring of 1971, Congressman Hale Boggs of New Orleans, then the House Majority Leader, was making moves...

[Read More...] Jeremy Alford August 15, 2019
Barrett Freeland

Barrett Freeland

To The National Horse Cutting Association World Finals And Beyond By Kerri Cooke My motivation and aspiration is the same, being number one or...

[Read More...] Kerri Cooke August 5, 2019
Trump And The Federal Reserve

Trump And The Federal Reserve

The Federal Reserve System, often referred to simply as “the Fed,” is our nation’s central bank. As such, it has a great deal of...

[Read More...] Michael Kurth August 5, 2019