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Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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Obits published Monday, February 8, 2016

John Carriere, 32, Johnson Funeral Home Thomas Courville, 40, Johnson Funeral Home Lois Anselem Cruze, 59, Hixson Funeral Home of Lake Charles Mary Pamme Dronet, 54, Hixson Funeral Home of Lake Charles James Fuselier, 84, Matthews & Son Funeral Home Adele Harris, 85, Johnson Funeral Home Virgi ...


As part of The Happiness Walk USA, Paula Francis walks down U.S. 90 East in Lake ...

Woman walks across states to promote happiness

A few years ago, Paula Francis lived a relatively normal life. She had a stable job working as a consultant for non-profit

organizations in her home ...


Attorney general seeks to take over Jindal Common Core lawsuit

NEW ORLEANS — Louisiana’s new attorney general moved Monday to take over a lawsuit that former Gov. Bobby Jindal filed against

the federa ...

Members of the Ugandan Kids Choir perform Monday at Gateway Church of God in Mos ...

Ugandan Kids Choir makes stop in Moss Bluff

With shouts and the beating of a drum, the Ugandan Kids Choir opened up their evening performance at Gateway Church of God

in Moss Bluff.

The 10-ch ...

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$16.6M ruling against Coushatta Tribe vacated

A judgement awarding $16.6 million in damages, court costs and attorney fees to a Sulphur engineering firm from the Coushatta

Tribe of Louisiana has ...

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St. Louis’ Avery Caraway chases down a loose ball ahead of a St. Michael&r ...

Extra work pays off in St. Louis win

Better lucky than good, indeed.

After not being able to find the net in

more than 90 minutes of play, St. Louis escaped with a 1-0 win over St.

Mic ...


Lady Rams sweep past rival Saints

WESTLAKE — The Westlake girls’ team overcame a slow start to defeat St. Louis 39-34 for the regular season sweep of the rival program

and ...

Johnny Manziel, left, sits with Colleen Crowley during a baseball game on April  ...

Manziel’s troubles keep mounting

DALLAS — Johnny Manziel’s ex-girlfriend says in an affidavit that he hit her so hard during a late-night confrontation that

she lost hear ...

Scooter column: No preference who wins, as long as my number comes in

We will figure out who to fake a rooting interest for in today’s NFL extravaganza in due time, but first a word about football boards and square ...

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Megan Fox, left, and Hannah Simone appear in a scene from

Megan Fox new 'New Girl' filling in for Zooey Deschanel

NEW YORK — Jake Johnson admits to being worried when he found out his Fox comedy "New Girl" would continue filming episodes

while the show's st ...

This image provided by Audi shows a scene from the company's

Super Bowl ads winners & losers: Audi tearjerker, 'Puppymonkeybaby' among winners

NEW YORK  — With 30-second Super Bowl

ads costing up to $5 million, it's a huge gamble to advertise. As the

Denver Broncos

defeated the ...

In this photo provided by HGTV, punch up the Super Bowl party fun with a few han ...

Craft some last-minute Super Bowl party fun

It’s more than a football game. For many, the Super Bowl is a giant party.

Punch up the party fun and win accolades with these quick, do-it-you ...

Lauren Gunderson appears at her home in San Francisco. Gunderson, who recently w ...

Lauren Gunderson enjoys wave of interest

NEW YORK — Lauren Gunderson is such a rare theatrical talent, you might be tempted to approach her very quietly, so as not to frighten her away.


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