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List of entertainment events in Southwest Louisiana

Special to the American Press

The American Press compiles a list of entertainment events scheduled for Southwest Louisiana. The full list is posted online each Wednesday night while a condensed guide is printed each Thursday in our Scene section. The deadline for submission is the Monday before the publication date. To have your ...



Clinton agrees to testify on Benghazi, emails this month

WASHINGTON — Hillary Rodham Clinton has agreed to testify on Capitol Hill later this month about the attacks in Benghazi, Libya, and about her e ...

President Barack Obama gestures as he speaks at Lehman College in the Bronx borough of New York, Monday, May 4, 2015. (AP Photo)

Obama launches foundation to help minority young men

NEW YORK — Acting in the aftermath of Baltimore's unrest, President Barack Obama helped launch a foundation Monday to take up his campaign to he ...

Louisiana State Capitol (American Press Archives)

Jindal tax plan temporarily stalls, but revived within hours

BATON ROUGE — A key piece of Gov. Bobby Jindal's proposal to balance next year's budget sputtered briefly in the House tax committee, which init ...

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton (AP Photo)

State: No evidence of conflict in Clinton Foundation gifts

WASHINGTON — The State Department said Monday it has no evidence that any actions taken by Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clin ...

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Defense, character high priorities for Saints in 2015 draft

When you have nine picks, including two in the first round and five in the opening three, expectations are pretty high.

Maybe even too high.

For Sai ...

Barbe’s Kirkland Banks ducks out of the way of Live Oak’s Lenni Kunert during a rundown between home and third base, but Kunert tagged Banks with the wrong hand. (Rick Hickman / American Press)

Aggressive Bucs advance, hurt Live Oak with two-out pressure

With two outs and Barbe and Live Oak tied, Bucs head coach Glenn Cecchini aggressively waved two base runners home from second

base in the top of the ...

Hackberry celebrates after winning its fifth consecutive state championship. (Rick Hickman / American Press)

Amazing Gracie: Hackberry wins fifth consecutive crown

SULPHUR — Hackberry has completed a handful of rings, claiming its fifth straight Class C softball state championship with

a 16-6 win in six in ...

The Sam Houston Broncos celebrate after winning their fourth state championship in five years after beating Dutchtown in the Class 5A title game Saturday night at Frasch Park in Sulphur. (Kirk Meche / Special to the American Press)

Broncos win fourth title in five years

SULPHUR — After taking a year off from the Fast Pitch 56 — perhaps to let another school get the taste of victory — the Sam

Houston ...

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Johnny’s Pizza House began as a small pizza shop in Monroe and has become one of the largest locally owned pizza chains in that part of the state. (Justin Phillips / American Press)

Johnny's Pizza House expands into Lake Charles

As a kid, I remember going to a certain entertainment venue for birthday parties. At this place, I’d eat an unholy amount

of pizza, play whack- ...

Miss Trunchbull, played by Hope McDaniel, left, believes fear is best for the children, played by Clay Corley and Zoe LeBleu. (Rick Hickman / American Press)<br />
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Children's Theatre to stage 'Matilda' this weekend

The Children’s Theatre Company will bring a literary classic to life when it presents a stage adaptation of Roald Dahl’s novel

“Mat ...

Workers set up booths and carnival rides Thursday in preparation for Contraband Days. The festival continues through May 10. (Rick Hickman / American Press)

ALERT: Pirates threaten to take over Lake Charles tonight

Contraband Days is gearing up for its first weekend, starting tonight.

“Things are coming together beautifully,” said Susan Arimura, C ...

The McNeese State University Steel Band, left, is set to perform for the An Evening with MusicMakers concert May 3. (Special to the American Press)

An Evening with MusicMakers concert May 3

Local students who received donated musical instruments through a local nonprofit organization will perform for the public

during the second annual A ...

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