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Do You Like To Smash? 

Do You Like To Smash? 

Kerri Cooke March 3, 2023 Comments Off on Do You Like To Smash? 

A new business model will open in SWLA just in time for Valentine’s  Day. Break the Psycle is a smash room or “rage room,” in which you can pay money to smash items such

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There’s No Escaping The Korean Wave

There’s No Escaping The Korean Wave

Kerri Cooke March 3, 2023 Comments Off on There’s No Escaping The Korean Wave

For some it started with Netflix’s release of “Squid Game” or the popularity of the band BTS, but for me, my interest in Korean culture dates back to the year 2008, when I watched

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SWLA Taking Center Stage In Global Market

SWLA Taking Center Stage In Global Market

Kerri Cooke February 20, 2023 Comments Off on SWLA Taking Center Stage In Global Market

Europe has been grappling with an energy crisis since Russia invaded Ukraine in February of last year. And hardly any country was as reliant on imports from Russia as Germany. Years of ignoring U.S.

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Emily In Paris Furor

Emily In Paris Furor

Kerri Cooke February 20, 2023 Comments Off on Emily In Paris Furor

Emily in Paris dominated headlines even before season three’s release date on Dec. 21 on Netflix. With a celebrated writer and producer, Darren Star of Sex and the City fame, and an electric cast

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SWLA’s Love Of Litigation

SWLA’s Love Of Litigation

Kerri Cooke December 9, 2022 Comments Off on SWLA’s Love Of Litigation

SWLA’s Love Of Litigation One of the contributing factors to Louisiana’s high auto insurance rates is litigation. You can’t turn on the TV without seeing an ad from a lawyer claiming to “get you

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Alien Technology

Alien Technology

Kerri Cooke October 28, 2022 Comments Off on Alien Technology

Are UFOs Real Or Are We Seeing Military Prototypes?   By Kerri Cooke Halloween is approaching, so now is the best time to ask, “Are you a believer in aliens?” While you might see

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‘NOTHING IS IMPOSSIBLE AT ALL’

‘NOTHING IS IMPOSSIBLE AT ALL’

Kerri Cooke August 4, 2022 Comments Off on ‘NOTHING IS IMPOSSIBLE AT ALL’

Mike Brignac’s Journey From Dystonia To Freedom  By Kerri Cooke I first interviewed Mike Brignac about his battle against dystonia in 2014. He had developed dystonia in August 2010, when he was helping clean-up after

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Justin Roberts On The Ground In Ukraine

Justin Roberts On The Ground In Ukraine

Kerri Cooke July 18, 2022 Comments Off on Justin Roberts On The Ground In Ukraine

Local Filmmaker Wants To Make A Difference By Kerri Cooke The war in Ukraine has been on everyone’s mind, for humanitarian reasons and because of supply chain issues closer to home. From gas prices

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Violent Crime in the Lake Area

Violent Crime in the Lake Area

Kerri Cooke May 6, 2022 Comments Off on 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 in our area every day. Homicide even crept up on

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Change The Channel? Not When Ben Terry Is On

Change The Channel? Not When Ben Terry Is On

Kerri Cooke January 21, 2022 Comments Off on Change The Channel? Not When Ben Terry Is On

Community Rallies Around Local Meteorologist Through Hurricanes And Cancer Battle By Kerri Cooke Once there was a boy who grew up in Kosciusko, Miss., — a small town rich in Native American history, instrumental in

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