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DINING WITH SHEEP

DINING WITH SHEEP

An entrepreneur in Seoul, South Korea, has opened the Thanks to Nature Cafe, where sheep wander through the dining room. Owner Lee Kwang-ho said...

[Read More...] Chuck Shepherd April 16, 2015
JACOB’S STORY

JACOB’S STORY

Ragley resident Jacob Waters is a 14-year-old Life Scout who was born with a disorder called Jackson Weiss Syndrome. Jacob’s faced a myriad of...

[Read More...] Brad Goins April 16, 2015
CRAWFISH USA

CRAWFISH USA

When you think about or say the word Louisiana, there is probably one visual that comes to mind that almost every Louisiana native craves...

[Read More...] Braylin Jenkins April 16, 2015
SELFISH OR UNREASONABLE

SELFISH OR UNREASONABLE

Dear Dr. Archer,  I used to live alone, but a few months ago a friend convinced me to move into a two-bedroom apartment with...

[Read More...] Dale Archer, April 16, 2015
NINA P’S REOPENS

NINA P’S REOPENS

1600 W. McNeese St. #A, Lake Charles • 337-474-6462 Well, the day finally arrived, and the ladies from Nina P’s opened the doors to...

[Read More...] Mario Pacetti April 16, 2015
INVASION OF THE DRONES

INVASION OF THE DRONES

Sure, They Have Many Useful Applications. But What About Those Recent Industry Flyovers?   You may have noticed a brief crime report that was...

[Read More...] Brad Goins April 16, 2015
BURTON BASHING IS RIDICULOUS

BURTON BASHING IS RIDICULOUS

Photo by McNeese   Burton Coliseum, as a sports venue, has attracted both negative and positive opinions over the last 10 years. Opinion is...

[Read More...] Rick Sarro April 16, 2015
THE EXPIRATION DATE OF PRAYERS

THE EXPIRATION DATE OF PRAYERS

I was in my uncomfortable teens and my grandfather was in his uncomfortable seventies. I needed somebody to confirm that I wasn’t as small...

[Read More...] Pierre Fontenot April 16, 2015
SKINNY WATER

SKINNY WATER

Turn about is fair play. The UL baseball team outlasted McNeese in extra innings in Lake Charles, avenging a 17-inning barn-burner the Cowboys stole...

[Read More...] Rocke Fournet April 16, 2015
HAD ENOUGH ALREADY?

HAD ENOUGH ALREADY?

De legislative session ain’t even begunt yet, an’ already me an’ a whole buncha udder folks is sick uf hearin’ folks po mouth about...

[Read More...] Pierre Sez April 16, 2015
Putting The Art Back In Architecture The Story Of Poole Cabinets In Welsh

Putting The Art Back In Architecture The Story Of Poole Cabinets In Welsh

In the small town of Welsh there lives a carpenter, along with his wife and three sons — Brandt, Hagen and Teyton. The carpenter’s...

[Read More...] Kerri Cooke April 16, 2015
TIRED OF FILLING OUT TAX FORMS?

TIRED OF FILLING OUT TAX FORMS?

Perhaps It’s Time For A Different Tax System Its April, spring is finally in the air, and millions of Americans are busy assembling documents...

[Read More...] Michael Kurth April 16, 2015