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Knights fall to Rayville

By Rhett Manuel / American Press

LONGVILLE — Rayville scored 36 unanswered points to eliminate South Beauregard 44-26 Friday night in a Class 3A regional-round


The eighth-seeded Golden Knights held all the momentum early in the third quarter when a third Kelly Courville touchdown put them up 20-8.

Then the light swit ...


(Rick Hickman/American Press)

Cole shows off new home for ministry

Pearl Cole was still getting adjusted to her surroundings Friday morning after a ceremony marking the official opening of

the new Abraham’s Ten ...


Weather prompts earlier kickoff

The threat of an evening thunderstorm has spurred McNeese State University officials to change the time of the Cowboys’ home

football game with ...

(American Press Archives)

Early voting begins Saturday

Early voting begins Saturday for the Dec. 6 elections. Voters can cast ballots 8:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Nov. 22-29, except Sunday,

Nov. 23, Thanksgiving Day ...


LC woman indicted on murder charge

A Lake Charles woman was indicted on a second-degree murder charge Thursday in the August shooting death of her boyfriend.

Onzeletta Marie Washington ...

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(Kirk Meche/American Press)

Knights fall to Rayville

LONGVILLE — Rayville scored 36 unanswered points to eliminate South Beauregard 44-26 Friday night in a Class 3A regional-round


The eight ...

(Rick Hickman/American Press)

Mandeville kicks Bucs out of playoffs

Barbe fans got their usual 48 minutes

of excitement, but not the storybook ending as Mandeville’s Parker

Pastorella drilled

a 38-yard field g ...

(Kirk Meche/American Press)

RB runs Kinder quarters

KINDER — The Kinder Yellow Jackets did what they do best Friday night — play smash-mouth football, and it paid off for them

in the form o ...

(Rick Hickman/American Press)

Pay day lures likes of Lukas

Vinton may be off the beaten path, but the road to Churchill Downs runs through this small Lake Area town Saturday.

Some of the biggest names in thor ...

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(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 ...

Since opening earlier this month, the Nelson Road location has been a hive of activity, serving residents from all over Southwest Louisiana.

LC's newest fast-food franchise serves up good food, cold treats

There are three things in the world that

can cause adults to act like toddlers. The first is paid vacation from a

regular job.

Days on end doing wh ...

Junior League member Elisabeth LaMotte decorates a Christmas tree in the Civic Center. (Rick Hickman / American Press)

Mistletoe & Moss named a top 20 event

The Mistletoe and Moss Holiday Market kicks off today for its 22nd year with a new accolade under its belt — a designation

as a Southeast Touri ...

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