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(Kirk Meche/Special to the American Press)

(Kirk Meche/Special to the American Press)

Getting Buc-kets

By Troy LaFleur / American Press

WESTLAKE — The Barbe Bucs shook off a strong Hamilton Christian side Tuesday afternoon, picking up a 59-49 win to book a ticket

to the championship game of the Lakeside Bank Holiday Classic.

The Bucs (4-0) will meet tournament host Westlake tonight at 8 p.m. The Rams defeated Vinton on Tuesd ...



Small-business workships scheduled in December

The Imperial Calcasieu Regional

Planning and Development Commission will be one of five organizations

involved in a series

of events called the Sma ...

(Google Earth)

Property proposal for Moss Bluff discussed

A proposal to change how new businesses develop their properties along four major corridors in the Moss Bluff area would boost

property values and im ...


City may create basketball ordinance

Mayor Randy Roach said it’s time to

start the process over when it comes to creating an ordinance focused on

basketball goals

on city neutral ...


Calcasieu Point Landing boat launch to be closed for repair work

Calcasieu Point Landing’s boat launch

will be closed for several months so that crews can replace and repave a


concrete ar ...

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(Kirk Meche/Special to the American Press)

Getting Buc-kets

WESTLAKE — The Barbe Bucs shook off a strong Hamilton Christian side Tuesday afternoon, picking up a 59-49 win to book a ticket

to the champion ...

(Rick Hickman/American Press)

Fast start enough to lift St. Louis

The St. Louis Saints used a strong start to secure an opening-round 60-46 victory over Baton Rouge Career Academy Monday evening

to tipoff the Whitne ...

(Kirk Meche/Special to the American Press)

Towner leads Rads over Lady Hounds

WESTLAKE ­— The Westlake Lady Rams opened the Lakeside Bank Holiday Classic in style, beating Welsh 55-34 in the opening round.

The Rams (1-0) ...


Apparently some weary can find rest

The SEC’s big boys took a late November slumber last weekend.

Some did it by way of a true bye week, like LSU, which plays Texas A&M Thursd ...

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The Light Up the Lake Christmas boat parade will begin at 6:30 p.m. Dec. 6 along the Lakefront Promenade. (Special to the American Press)

Calling for all parade entries by land or sea

The city of Lake Charles is calling for entries in two annual parades scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 6, as part of the Light

up the Lake Christmas Cele ...

St. Nicholas Center for Children will sell hot chocolate and cookies Nov. 24 during its St. Nick's Sweet Shoppe event. (Rick Hickman / American Press Archives)

Sweet treats at St. Nick's Sweet Shoppe

St. Nicholas Center for Children, 2519 Ryan St., is hosting a fundraiser benefitting United Way of Southwest Louisiana 10

a.m.-3 p.m. Monday, Nov. 24 ...

(Frank DiCesare / American Press Archives)

Reins of Hope to benefit Family and Youth

Unique endeavors and coming up with creative methods to better serve the community are things the Family and Youth Counseling

Agency is known for in ...

Members of the Pride of McNeese Cowboy Marching Band will perform during McNeese’s Fall Band Spectacular at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 21, in the Shearman Fine Arts Performing Arts Theatre. (Rick Hickman / American Press)<br />

McNeese Fall Band Spectacular Concert on stage tonight

McNeese State University’s Department of Performing Arts annual Fall Band Spectacular is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov.

21, in the Shearm ...

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