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Pretty Paper

Pretty Paper

Brad Goins December 5, 2019 Comments Off on Pretty Paper

One Local Jewelry Artist Finds A Novel Use For Lagniappe Magazine Covers By Brad Goins Jessica Savoie Martin grew up in Moss Bluff. She’s had a variety of professions, working as a bartender at

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Celebration Of Life

Celebration Of Life

Brad Goins December 5, 2019 Comments Off on Celebration Of Life

The Celebration of Life event, which is slated for Dec. 1, will commemorate musicians who are no longer with us as well as those who are still very active on the stage. They’ll be

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Sky High

Sky High

Brad Goins December 5, 2019 Comments Off on Sky High

AREA BUSINESSMEN FIND STRESS RELIEF & BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES IN PILOTING  By Brad Goins Aviation is an ideal topic for a section on business and industry. Central to the field are such key business concepts as

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Give Up The Ghost

Give Up The Ghost

Brad Goins November 21, 2019 Comments Off on Give Up The Ghost

You may have noticed some articles by Cheré Dastugue Coen in Lagniappe from time to time. She is especially interested in travel, and often contributes to Lagniappe’s summer Weekend Escapes features. As a writer,

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The Call Of The Wild

The Call Of The Wild

Brad Goins November 21, 2019 Comments Off on The Call Of The Wild

Former Hunting Guides Share Fun Times and Life Lessons By Brad Goins Kane Mitchell of Pedestal Bank, Beau Barbe of the Drew Estate, George Paret of Gordon’s Drugstore and Hal McMillin of the Calcasieu

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Creole Trail Rides

Creole Trail Rides

Brad Goins November 7, 2019 Comments Off on Creole Trail Rides

In an article she prepared for the latest issue of 64 Parishes, author Zella Palmer described a recent gathering of Southwest Louisiana Creole trail riders that took place in the West Cal Arena in

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Forensic Files

Forensic Files

Brad Goins November 7, 2019 Comments Off on Forensic Files

An Interesting Look At CPSO Lt. Beth McGee’s Violent Crime-Solving Detective Work By Brad Goins The first stirrings of Beth McGee’s passion for law enforcement can probably be traced back to a time when

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Miss Teen America Is Westlake Resident

Miss Teen America Is Westlake Resident

Brad Goins October 17, 2019 Comments Off on Miss Teen America Is Westlake Resident

Jillian Elliott of Westlake was recently crowned Miss Teen America 2019. Elliott is a senior at Westlake High School, where she serves as captain of the Cheer Squad and president of the Mayor’s Youth

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Resting Places

Resting Places

Brad Goins October 3, 2019 Comments Off on Resting Places

Local photographer and writer Gary Waggoner has just published a hardbound “photo journal” titled Historical Cemeteries Of Imperial Calcasieu. Unless you have a really big thing for cemeteries, you’ll be most likely to value

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That Southern Boom

That Southern Boom

Brad Goins September 19, 2019 Comments Off on That Southern Boom

Lake Charles Buccaneers Keep MSU’s Cannons Firing By Brad Goins Faithful fans of McNeese football know that each time the Cowboys score, they are saluted by a blast from a cannon. It’s not a

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