Donna Price, Author at American Press

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For the Love of Birds: Onxley spends spare time making houses for his feathered friends

Enchanting. That’s a word that comes to mind when stepping into the front yard of Jim and Cheryl Onxley at 2912 Ernest St. Look in ... Read more

by Donna Price, Thursday, August 4, 2022 11:49 am

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Tabasco bottle ‘urban myth’ turns out to be true

Shane Bernard kept hearing a persistent rumor. For almost two years the historian and curator at the McIlhenny Company, makers of Tabasco Brand Products, had ... Read more

by Donna Price, Thursday, May 26, 2022 1:23 pm

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Photo Gallery: A Day at the Lake Charles Gator Pond

A Texas family who stopped by the Lake Charles Gator Pond on N. Lakeshore Drive on Tuesday did not leave disappointed. They spotted two alligators, ... Read more

by Donna Price, Wednesday, May 4, 2022 4:57 pm

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Bees on the move

The honey bee may be Louisiana’s state insect, but still—some people don’t like seeing a swarm near their home. Daniel Day is one of 19 ... Read more

by Donna Price, Tuesday, April 26, 2022 5:00 am

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Butterfly release: LC Memorial Hospital event highlights organ, tissue donation

On Friday, approximately 55 painted lady butterflies found a new home in a Lake Charles garden. Lake Charles Memorial Hospital, in partnership with the Louisiana ... Read more

by Donna Price, Saturday, April 23, 2022 5:00 am

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4-year-old boy’s quick actions help save grandmother

Wednesday, March 30, was supposed to be a quiet day of recovery for 4-year-old Jeremy Mitchell Jr. and his grandmother. It wasn’t. The young boy ... Read more

by Donna Price, Sunday, April 10, 2022 8:56 pm

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Residents voice objections to proposed communication tower in neighborhood

Tempers flared Tuesday night at an informational meeting at Lakewood Bible Fellowship, 2520 W. Sale Road. The church has applied for an exception from the ... Read more

by Donna Price, Wednesday, March 16, 2022 8:59 pm

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VIDEO: Marching Juke Band performs at Mardi Gras celebration

The Washington-Marion Magnet High School Marching Jukebox Band entertains senior citizens at a Mardi Gras celebration at the Lake Charles Ward 3 Pryce/Miller Recreation Center ... Read more

by Donna Price, Friday, February 25, 2022 11:42 am

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Gallery: New Hobby Lobby taking shape

On Monday, workers put the finishing touches on a roadway connecting the new Lake Charles Hobby Lobby store to W. Prien Lake Road. The new ... Read more

by Donna Price, Tuesday, February 15, 2022 11:49 am

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Bach to Bach: Sunday concert to celebrate work of famed German composer

Lovers of the music of Johann Sebastian Bach will have the opportunity to be treated to the famed Baroque-era composer’s work when the Lake Charles ... Read more

by Donna Price, Friday, January 28, 2022 4:28 pm

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