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Thomas' to-do list

By Alex Hickey / American Press

In his second year in Natchitoches, Northwestern State head coach Jay Thomas has accomplished a couple of things that have endeared

him to the Demons’ fan base rather quickly.

Item one was bringing the largest trophy in college football, Chief Caddo, back to town last season after a four-yea ...


(Rick Hickman/American Press)

McNeese Science Trick and Treat

Making slime, tie-dyed T-shirts and dry-ice ghosts was how 60 students in grades 2-5 spent their day off school Monday during

McNeese State Universit ...


Salary survey results revealed

Some of the results from the city’s recently completed salary survey were presented during Tuesday’s Lake Charles City Council

agenda mee ...

(Rick Hickman/American Press)

Parents urged to check sex offender registry before trick-or-treating

JENNINGS — Jeff Davis Parish Sheriff Ivy Woods is urging parents to check the sex offender registry before Halloween.

About 80 percent of all a ...

(American Press Archives)

$7.2M port building OK'd

The Lake Charles Port Board has approved construction of a $7.2 million port administration building, with work scheduled

to start in December.

The ...

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(Associated Press)

This time it wasn't Miles who suffered brain Freeze

Four sunrises have come and gone since

the events Saturday night in Tiger Stadium, and in the wake of LSU’s

10-7 upset of

Ole Miss, it’ ...

(Rick Hickman/American Press)

Lady Bucs capture district title

The Barbe Lady Bucs won the Division I, District 1 championship outright Tuesday night when they knocked off Comeaux at home

in straight sets 25-19, ...

(Kirk Meche/Special to the American Press)

Westlake ties Saints atop district standings

WESTLAKE — This time the Rams finished the job.

Westlake beat St. Louis in four games

to force a tie atop the Division III, District 2 standin ...


Thomas' to-do list

In his second year in Natchitoches, Northwestern State head coach Jay Thomas has accomplished a couple of things that have endeared

him to the Demons ...

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Holy Smoke Barbecue Cook-off this weekend in DeQuincy

Good food, family fun, music and friendly competition is the theme for the fifth annual Holy Smoke Barbecue Cook-off and Praise

Festival this weekend ...

LeBleu's Landing is located at 202 Henning Drive in Sulphur. <br>

LeBleu's Landing does boudin well

What do you call a meal consisting of boudin and beer? Cajun breakfast on a Saturday.

If you’re from Louisiana, you’ve

probably heard a ...

LoLo the Clown will be on hand to do face painting and balloon art at the annual Jennings Alive Arts Festival on Saturday. (American Press Archives)

Jennings Alive festival coming to Main Street

JENNINGS — Creative works of art, food, fun and entertainment will fill Main Street on Saturday as the city hosts the 34th annual Jennings Alive



Frightful fun for your family

Haunted Ship

The USS Orleck is hosting its fourth annual Bludd Vessel haunted ship Thursdays to Saturdays through Nov. 1. Gates open at

6 p.m.; the ...

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