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Violent Crime in the Lake Area

Violent Crime in the Lake Area

A Rash Of Murders: Is Crime In Lake Charles Getting Worse?    By Kerri Cooke Violent crime — it’s becoming more and more evident...

[Read More...] Kerri Cooke May 6, 2022
First ‘Swamp Poppa’ Album In 40 Years

First ‘Swamp Poppa’ Album In 40 Years

If you’ve ever wondered what’s happened to swamp pop legend Tommy McLain — or even whether he’s still alive — you may be interested...

[Read More...] Brad Goins May 6, 2022
Ukraine’s Struggle For Independence

Ukraine’s Struggle For Independence

To justify his recent invasion of Ukraine, Vladimir Putin claimed “The Ukraine” is historically part of Russia and the Russian and Ukrainian people are...

[Read More...] Michael Kurth May 6, 2022
Kumo Sushi

Kumo Sushi

1355 Sam Houston Jones Pkwy • Moss Bluff Just a few nights ago, I was having a conversation with a good friend who asked...

[Read More...] Bill Coyne May 6, 2022
Trapped Due To Missing Stairs

Trapped Due To Missing Stairs

When Olivia Crump tried to leave her apartment in Milledgeville, Ga., she was surprised to the stairs to the ground floor missing. Crump said...

[Read More...] admin May 6, 2022
Construction Zone Ahead

Construction Zone Ahead

McNeese coach Gary Goff is in the business of building a football program. And like many businesses around the region, state and country, he...

[Read More...] Rick Sarro May 6, 2022
Chasing Easter

Chasing Easter

Most Easters find me in motion, without emotions. I am aware, wish to care, but for all that I intend, mostly I just attend. I’VE BEEN ALIVE...

[Read More...] Pierre Fontenot May 6, 2022
Turning Disaster Into Opportunity: JAY ECKER AND THE RESURRECTION OF PANORAMA MUSIC HOUSE

Turning Disaster Into Opportunity: JAY ECKER AND THE RESURRECTION OF PANORAMA MUSIC HOUSE

As Jay Ecker Fought Cancer, He Worked To Rebuild Panorama Story By Brad Goins ~ Photos By Chris Brennan Even with the remodeling work...

[Read More...] Brad Goins March 24, 2022
Downtown Development District Events

Downtown Development District Events

The folks in charge have worked out the schedule for the big events taking place in Lake Charles’ Downtown Development District this year. Quite...

[Read More...] Brad Goins March 24, 2022
Putin’s Russian Empire Goals

Putin’s Russian Empire Goals

Many pundits explain Russia’s invasion of Ukraine as Putin wanting to restore the Soviet Union. I believe they’re wrong. In a rambling hour-long speech...

[Read More...] Michael Kurth March 24, 2022
Deaton’s Cajun Kitchen

Deaton’s Cajun Kitchen

1315 1st Ave • Kinder, LA During my criss-cross travels, I often find myself in and passing through the little town of Kinder, Louisiana....

[Read More...] Bill Coyne March 24, 2022
Surfing With A Wild Pig

Surfing With A Wild Pig

Veteran surfer Ingrid Seiple was catching a wave off Oahu, Hawaii, when she saw something floating like a log in the water. At first...

[Read More...] admin March 24, 2022