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2019 Hurricane Forecast

2019 Hurricane Forecast

Brad Goins June 20, 2019 Comments Off on 2019 Hurricane Forecast

Slightly Below Normal Activity Is Likely By Brad Goins When people in the United States start thinking about the chances of bad storms making landfall during hurricane season, they begin with the spring hurricane predictions of Colorado State University. The university

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Young Band Nation

Young Band Nation

Justin Morris June 20, 2019 Comments Off on Young Band Nation

By Justin Morris “Now, you played hard in here, people, and I am proud of every last stinking one of you. So, let’s just give this everything we got. We may fall on our

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Free Spirit

Free Spirit

Karla Wall June 20, 2019 Comments Off on Free Spirit

Chef Ronda Doucet of Cotton Culinary Catering Chef’s Spotlight • By Karla Wall By Karla WallTalking for just a few moments to chef Ronda Doucet, it becomes clear she’s a free spirit. Though she’s

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Born To Fly

Born To Fly

admin June 6, 2019 Comments Off on Born To Fly

After 52 Years As A Pilot, Reagan Cook’s Career Has Been Cleared For Landing  Story By Pamela S. Thibodeaux • Photos By Lindsey Janies If you don’t believe some things are simply meant to be, then

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Yoga In The Lake Area

Yoga In The Lake Area

Brad Goins June 6, 2019 Comments Off on Yoga In The Lake Area

By Brad Goins When Linda Kleinschmidt started teaching yoga in Lake Charles in 1982, the city wasn’t ready for it, and she didn’t dare use the word “yoga.” She called her first yoga class

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Nice Ectomobile!

Nice Ectomobile!

Brad Goins May 16, 2019 Comments Off on Nice Ectomobile!

Louisiana Ghostbusters Say Their Latest Replica Vehicle — Recreated By Stephen Hebert — Is The Best Yet  By Brad Goins Louisiana Ghostbusters, a group based in Lake Charles, are all about paying homage to

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NFL Showtime

NFL Showtime

Rick Sarro May 16, 2019 Comments Off on NFL Showtime

In this day and age of social media’s gauntlet of Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and You Tube, not to mention the 24-hour news cycle of TV networks, print media, blogs, Yahoo, TMZ and everybody’s DotComs,

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Sulphur Mayor Mike Danahay

Sulphur Mayor Mike Danahay

Scott E. Raymond May 9, 2019 Comments Off on Sulphur Mayor Mike Danahay

Story By Scott E. Raymond • Photos By Lindsey Janies Elected in March and sworn in in May of 2018, Mike Danahay is approaching the end of his first year in office as mayor of the city

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Retired Justice Jack Watson

Retired Justice Jack Watson

Scott E. Raymond May 9, 2019 Comments Off on Retired Justice Jack Watson

90 Years And Going Strong By Scott E. Raymond In September, retired Louisiana Supreme Court Justice Jack Watson reached a milestone that many others never realize: he turned 90.   When I recently interviewed

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2019 Jean Lafitte:  Karl Lopez

2019 Jean Lafitte: Karl Lopez

admin May 2, 2019 Comments Off on 2019 Jean Lafitte: Karl Lopez

This year’s Jean Lafitte, Karl Lopez, was born and raised in Lake Charles. He graduated from LaGrange High School. He then attended what is now Sowela Technical Community College and graduated with an associate’s

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