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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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Suicide Victims

Suicide Victims

Michael Kurth May 2, 2019 Comments Off on Suicide Victims

And The Painful Search For Answers By Michael Kurth The media has recently begun to focus a spotlight on the increasing number of suicides across the nation.  The number of suicides has increased approximately

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Make Your House Hipster. Or Bohemian.

Make Your House Hipster. Or Bohemian.

Kristian Bland April 19, 2019 Comments Off on Make Your House Hipster. Or Bohemian.

By Kristian Bland   Bohemians were hipsters before hipsters were cool. In a way, they were proto-hipsters, paving the way for today’s fedora-wearing man about town.  Of course, that’s not to say bohemians don’t

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Juan Alvarado of Tio Juan’s

Juan Alvarado of Tio Juan’s

Karla Wall April 19, 2019 Comments Off on Juan Alvarado of Tio Juan’s

2211-B Ryan St. • 337-602-6772 Chef’s Spotlight • By Karla Wall For Juan Alvarado, learning to cook was an added bonus. He just wanted to work.   Born into a family of 14 children in

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But All I Vhant To Do Is Look Young

But All I Vhant To Do Is Look Young

Kristian Bland April 19, 2019 Comments Off on But All I Vhant To Do Is Look Young

Vampire Facelifts And Young Blood  Transfusions Are A Thing Now By Kristian Bland This is probably all Buffy’s fault, but “young blood transfusions” are a thing now. If you’ve never heard of the term, it’s

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Hail Mary Rule Change

Hail Mary Rule Change

Rick Sarro April 19, 2019 Comments Off on Hail Mary Rule Change

By Rick Sarro The New Orleans Saints and its legion of Who Dat fans were hoping for vindication or even an admission of guilt; they were hoping for — no, demanding, — a rule

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Panorama Music House

Panorama Music House

Justin Morris April 4, 2019 Comments Off on Panorama Music House

331 Broad St., Lake Charles • 602-6343 The Local Grubscape • By Justin Morris  I like to wait until the shine has worn off the proverbial apple before I go and check out a

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Garret Graves: Water Policy Focus

Garret Graves: Water Policy Focus

Jeremy Alford April 4, 2019 Comments Off on Garret Graves: Water Policy Focus

By Jeremy Alford and Mitch Rabalais If you’re from Louisiana and you have a federal issue regarding water — whether it be the water you drink, the water that stinks, the water that flooded your

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The Joy Of Painting … At School

The Joy Of Painting … At School

admin April 4, 2019 Comments Off on The Joy Of Painting … At School

  TV painter Bob Ross has been gone for 24 years. But his inspiration lives on at Madison Middle School in Abilene, Texas, where, on Feb. 7, students in Brady Sloane’s art class donned

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