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UNCLE P’S

UNCLE P’S

LEAVING CORRECTLY BB King grew up sharecropper poor in the Mississippi delta.  His daddy left the family when he was young, then his mother...

[Read More...] Pierre Fontenot July 16, 2015
JUICE POWER

JUICE POWER

Pure Press Juicery Promotes Its Passion For A Healthy Lifestyle Story And Photos By Angie Kay Dilmore During a vacation to San Francisco, Hali...

[Read More...] Angie Kay July 16, 2015
SARRO ON SPORTS

SARRO ON SPORTS

The LSU Quarterback Conundrum How in the world did LSU’s quarterback situation get in such a muddled mess? More to the point, will things...

[Read More...] Rick Sarro July 16, 2015
DISHING IT OUT

DISHING IT OUT

Twisted Cooks  Located Inside Bourbonz 3436 Ryan St. • Lake Charles • 337-474-2294 A couple of months ago, I decided I wanted to work...

[Read More...] Mario Pacetti July 16, 2015
THERAPY DOGS

THERAPY DOGS

Local Children Find Comfort In Dogs By Lydia Crochet The Children’s Advocacy Center (CAC), a division of Family and Youth Counseling Agency in Lake...

[Read More...] Lydia Crochet July 16, 2015
TAKING CHARGE

TAKING CHARGE

Over With Dear Dr. Archer, I’ve been married since Dec. 2008. My husband is verbally abusive and a loser, and just lost his job...

[Read More...] Dale Archer, July 16, 2015
PIERRE SEZ

PIERRE SEZ

Some Of Them Want To Use You Da Eurythmics had a song on de ’80s titled “Sweet Dreams.” In it wuz de lyrics “Some...

[Read More...] Pierre Sez July 16, 2015
POLITICAL NOTEBOOK

POLITICAL NOTEBOOK

Tough Session For Business The business lobby notched a small win on the final day of the legislative session when a handful of bills...

[Read More...] Jeremy Alford July 16, 2015
EXPLORING TAMMANY TRACE

EXPLORING TAMMANY TRACE

STORY AND PHOTOS BY ANGIE KAY DILMORE On The North Shore Of Lake Ponchartrain, Louisiana’s Only Rail-Trail Is A True Gem My husband, Bob, and...

[Read More...] Angie Kay July 16, 2015
ECONOMICS ETC

ECONOMICS ETC

Lake Charles Gaming Approaches $1 Billion The Golden Nugget opened in December. And while the casino has had a few ups and downs in...

[Read More...] Michael Kurth July 16, 2015
SAY WHAT?!?

SAY WHAT?!?

By Jeremy Alford “I feel like I’m the last fella who married Elizabeth Taylor,” said Sen. Robert Adley, upon being asked to address a...

[Read More...] Jeremy Alford July 16, 2015
WEIRD NEWS

WEIRD NEWS

NY Attitude And A Ship Of Fools Gregory Reddick, 54, and his employer, SJQ Sightseeing Tours, filed a lawsuit in June against New York...

[Read More...] Chuck Shepherd July 16, 2015