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Education & School Lunch Menu

The following menus for Aug. 31-Sept. 4 for area schools have been submitted by supervisors of food services. Menus are subject to change. All include choice of milk.lCameron ParishLunchMonday: Chicken Alfredo, green beans, fresh baby carrots, fruit cocktail and whole wheat rolls.Tuesday: Chili dog ...


(American Press Archives)

Classes offered for first time home buyers

Residents looking to buy their first home can attend classes next month to learn about topics like setting and keeping a budget,

credit and finances.



Complaints voiced about criminal activity in Roanoke

ROANOKE — A Roanoke couple said they want something done about drug activities, thefts, speeding and other crimes occurring

in their neighborho ...

DeRidder City Councilman Vincent Labue, with the help of council clerk Kerri Broussard, has created two Web pages that feature photo galleries and stories dating back to DeRidder’s very beginnings. (Pamela Sleezer / American Press)<br />
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Labue's legacy: Councilman works to preserve history while serving DeRidder

Standing in a back room of his insurance

agency, surrounded by boxes of dusty labeled folders, DeRidder City

Councilman Vincent

Labue fli ...

Three years ago, the Sacred Heart/Katharine Drexel School at the corner of Louisiana Avenue and Mill Street closed its doors. (Donna Price / American Press Archives)

Keeping the legacy alive: All-class reunion for Sacred Heart alumni

Three years ago, the Sacred

Heart/Katharine Drexel School was forced to close its doors due to low

enrollment and debt. Its

last class only had app ...

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Eight is not enough for Les Miles to stay comfortable at LSU. Expectations are high but the results haven’t been. (Associated Press)

Pursuing championships? LSU's success not measured by wins

LSU’s Les Miles seems to think a lot more of his Tigers this season than does the rest of nation.

There’s one notable exception — E ...

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady arrives at Federal court in New York on Monday. Even as negotiations aimed at settling

No settlement: Goodell, Brady await 'Deflategate' ruling

NEW YORK — NFL Commissioner Roger

Goodell and New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady attended

last-minute settlement

talks between the NF ...

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McNeese reluctant to join trend of stockpiling transfers


Matt Viator joined the McNeese State coaching staff in 1999, the

Cowboys were the schoolyard bully of the Southland Conference,

just two years ...

Southeastern Louisiana coach Ron Roberts. (Associated Press)

College Football Countdown: Three-man quarterback race at Southeastern

Before Bryan Bennett, “Great Moments in Southeastern Louisiana Football History” would have made for a very dusty book. The Oregon transfe ...

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The Tabasco Plant at Avery Island is among this year's McNeese SAGE Series offerings. (Special to the American Press)

Fall arts preview: McNeese SAGE series

May Gray is encouraging Southwest Louisiana residents to spice up their lives with SAGE.

The McNeese State University Leisure Learning coordinator, w ...

<p>Zoé LeBeau, Zackary Benoit and Leslie Israel prepare for The Children's Theatre's summer theater workshops. (Special to the American Press)</p>
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Fall arts preview: The Children's Theatre

The Children’s Theatre Company’s 31st season, “Create! Journey! Inspire!,” kicks off with the Westlake High School Theatre

De ...

Wes Craven arrives at the Scream Awards in Los Angeles Oct. 16, 2010. Craven, whose

Movie horror director Wes Craven dies at 76

LOS ANGELES — It's hard enough to redefine a genre once in a career, but horror virtuoso Wes Craven managed to do it twice.

The prolific writer ...

(Special to the American Press)

Fall arts preview: Itinerant Theatre

Itinerant Theatre will begin its season Oct. 3 with a dinner theater performance at St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church. The

show, “Louisian ...

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