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Music School Gets New Studio

Music School Gets New Studio

admin August 6, 2020 Comments Off on Music School Gets New Studio

The SWLA Music School has moved into a large new studio space  at 343 Broad St., between Mama Reta’s and Panorama Music House. The Music School will be housed in the back section of

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The Right To Remain Silent

The Right To Remain Silent

admin July 16, 2020 Comments Off on The Right To Remain Silent

A Conversation With Author Madelaine Landry By Sabrina Dowies Madelaine Landry was a third-grade student at St. Julian Eymard School in Algiers, La., when her principal announced the news of President John F. Kennedy’s

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To Bee or Not To Bee

To Bee or Not To Bee

admin July 16, 2020 Comments Off on To Bee or Not To Bee

By Madelaine B. Landry “Most people don’t have any idea about all the complicated life going on inside a hive. Bees have a secret life we don’t know anything about.”  — Sue Monk Kidd When

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That’s My Pet Foot-Long Goldfish

That’s My Pet Foot-Long Goldfish

admin July 16, 2020 Comments Off on That’s My Pet Foot-Long Goldfish

When Alexandria Miller of Chicago won a two-inch goldfish at a carnival, she assumed he would stay the same size. But since then, Gerald the goldfish has grown to be 12 inches long, and

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Stay Off Of The Bed, Cat

Stay Off Of The Bed, Cat

admin July 2, 2020 Comments Off on Stay Off Of The Bed, Cat

Lacie the Norwegian Forest cat is at the center of a heated two-year-long dispute in Brewerton, N.Y., that has now gone to the state Supreme Court. Original owner Carol Money accuses adoptive owner Danette

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The Daze of the Lockdown

The Daze of the Lockdown

admin June 18, 2020 Comments Off on The Daze of the Lockdown

Lagniappe’s three lead writers report on their experiences during the lockdown.   CORONAVIRUS NOTEBOOK By Brad Goins Until mid-March, I’d followed the coronavirus story in a curious, and entirely casual, manner. I felt no

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Louisiana COVID-19 Info Line

Louisiana COVID-19 Info Line

admin April 2, 2020 Comments Off on Louisiana COVID-19 Info Line

Information about COVID-19, which has now been classified by the World Health Organization as a “global pandemic,” is evolving every hour, and the United Way of Southwest Louisiana has partnered with the Louisiana Dept.

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That Cigarette Was Lit

That Cigarette Was Lit

admin February 20, 2020 Comments Off on That Cigarette Was Lit

A driver in Halifax, West Yorkshire, England, caused an “enormous bang” when he lit a cigarette in his closed car after spraying air freshener. Nearby buildings shook from the impact, and the car’s windshield

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Animals Of A Different Color

Animals Of A Different Color

admin February 6, 2020 Comments Off on Animals Of A Different Color

Wildlife Case File By Kate Hasapes, Private Lands Biologist Have you ever seen a piebald deer? Or perhaps an albino raccoon? What about a black bobcat?  While most often wildlife come in typical colors

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Windmill Blades Turning Heads In SWLA

Windmill Blades Turning Heads In SWLA

admin February 6, 2020 Comments Off on Windmill Blades Turning Heads In SWLA

And Once Delivered From The Port Of Lake Charles, They’ll Turn In The Wind To Generate Power What on Earth are those huge, white, feather-shaped objects we see gliding along the railroad tracks at

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