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Louisiana Residents Reminded To Be Prepared For Hurricane Season And Pre-Apply For Disaster Food Stamps

The 2017 hurricane season is upon us, and emergency officials want to remind all Louisiana residents to take precautionary measures now by pre-applying for DSNAP.

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Father’s Day For Stepdads

Can we talk for a minute about what Father's Day is like for stepdads? Because it ain't easy. And there are rules.

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Calcasieu Parish Sales Tax Among Highest In Nation – Why?

Residents of Calcasieu Parish pay a higher sales tax than people living in Baton Rouge or even New York City. Why? Where does all the money go?

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Think Like A Kid – Why Childlike Wonder Is Important

There seems to be a trend these days of parents pushing their kids toward adulthood a lot faster than they used to, and I don’t like it. Here’s why.

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Petition Against LSU Claims Mascot “Honors Confederate Militarism”

Calling it "the most prevalent confederate symbol in the United States", an online petition is demanding LSU change Tigers mascot, claiming it represents white oppression.

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Nine ‘90s Country Stars Who Need to Come Back Now!

Look, they're bringing Roseanne back for goodness' sake! The least we could get is another song from David Lee Murphy.

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Higgins Backpedals On I-10 Bridge

Remember when a new I-10 bridge in Lake Charles was a priority issue for Clay Higgins, back when he was running for office? Well, it isn't anymore.

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Southwest Louisiana’s Top 20 Local Restaurants — Results

The Lake Charles/Southwest Louisiana Convention & Visitors Bureau hold a contest taking your votes for the best restaurants in the Southwest Louisiana area and the results are in! Here is your top 20

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10 Hottest Country Men of 2017 (Of Course There Are Pictures!)

It’s that time again! Time to round up country’s most swoon-worthy dudes and rank them accordingly.

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Real Men Don’t Talk About Depression

I will now talk about Depression for exactly too many paragraphs. It's a secret shame, so I did something about it a couple of years ago. Something terrifying.

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The Best Commencement Speech You’ll Never Hear

Congrats, Class of 2017! Before you throw your caps in the air and head out into the real world, here's some of the best advice no one else will give you.

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Is Lake Charles A Ponzi Scheme?

Lake Charles was recently named the fastest-growing city in Louisiana, but Is all this sudden growth really just an elaborate Ponzi scheme? You might be surprised.

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