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Interracial Adoption

Interracial Adoption

Kerri Cooke July 2, 2020 Comments Off on Interracial Adoption

Raising A Black Child In A White Family In 2020 By Kerri Cooke On the popular app TikTok, 18-year-old Cameron Welch describes the unspoken rules that have been instilled in him growing up in

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Dancing Dreams

Dancing Dreams

Kerri Cooke June 18, 2020 Comments Off on Dancing Dreams

Lake Charles Native Gabby Barnes Is A Member Of The Saintsations By Kerri Cooke It takes many people to pull off an NFL football game. While the players on the field of a Saints game

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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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In China During The COVID-19 Outbreak

In China During The COVID-19 Outbreak

Kerri Cooke June 18, 2020 Comments Off on In China During The COVID-19 Outbreak

Southwest Louisiana Native Speaks From Experience By Kerri Cooke I first met Vickie Peoples five years ago when we were co-workers in Lake Charles. Three years ago she made the decision to go back to

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Stay Hydrated, My Friends

Stay Hydrated, My Friends

Kerri Cooke February 6, 2020 Comments Off on Stay Hydrated, My Friends

Making An Idea Reality: Joseph Tucker And Hydra-Guard Technologies Story By Kerri Cooke ~ Photos By Marlow Mungia In his TEDxLSU talk in 2016 Joseph Tucker said, “As an entrepreneur and inventor, my job is

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Mural Man: Jeremy Price

Mural Man: Jeremy Price

Kerri Cooke January 23, 2020 Comments Off on Mural Man: Jeremy Price

One Artist’s Quest For Beauty, Fulfillment And Opportunity Story By Kerri Cooke • Photos by Chris Brennan You might not know the name Jeremy Price, but I’d be willing to bet you have noticed his

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Elvis Martinez – Part Two

Elvis Martinez – Part Two

Kerri Cooke October 3, 2019 Comments Off on Elvis Martinez – Part Two

Part Two Of A Story Of Second Chances And A Better Life By Kerri Cooke Elvis Martinez had been a child laborer and a fearless migrant in the face of what would have traumatized and even

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Elvis Martinez

Elvis Martinez

Kerri Cooke September 19, 2019 Comments Off on Elvis Martinez

A Story Of Second Chances And A Better Life By Kerri Cooke When people ask Elvis Martinez his name, often he has to take out his license to prove he is not joking. How many

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For The Love of Cats

For The Love of Cats

Kerri Cooke September 19, 2019 Comments Off on For The Love of Cats

Hobo Hotel Marks Its 20th Anniversary By Kerri Cooke When I walk into Hobo Hotel, cats are frolicking in the lobby, hanging out by windows or lying under chairs. The room is more playground

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Barrett Freeland

Barrett Freeland

Kerri Cooke August 5, 2019 Comments Off on Barrett Freeland

To The National Horse Cutting Association World Finals And Beyond By Kerri Cooke My motivation and aspiration is the same, being number one or being number five. So that’s the truth. And my goal

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