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Posts in category “Louisiana”

Capt. Higgins, Pale Rider

St. Landry Parish’s top crimefighter is going to take you to hell, bad boy

Posted September 3rd, 2015

He Flew Away

Laying my father to rest in Starhill

Posted August 29th, 2015

That Was A Man

Ray Oliver Dreher, Sr., 1934-2015

Posted August 25th, 2015

Can Your Grocery Store Do This?

Only in the South … and only in south Louisiana

Posted August 16th, 2015

Neighbors

Baby Irene’s return home, eased by the kindness of neighbors — even strangers

Posted August 2nd, 2015

Can Your State Do This?

Louisiana comes through once again. ‘Call me,’ says dentally intriguing, erotically compelling rustic

Posted July 28th, 2015

The End of Westboro Baptist?

In which the ghoulish cult is headed to a fight it has picked with Cajuns

Posted July 25th, 2015

A Clergy Family in Great Need

A family of five living on bare bones prepares for a special-needs baby

Posted July 19th, 2015

Bastille Day

Mixed emotions on the French national holiday

Posted July 14th, 2015

Father’s Day

Dads and offspring in Starhill

Posted June 21st, 2015

The Christ-Haunted Drugstore

Flannery O’Connor and the cash-register prophecy

Posted June 18th, 2015

Rome: A Long Way from Leeville

Why the papal encyclical doesn’t matter to coastal Louisiana Catholics

Posted June 18th, 2015

Farewell, Fannie Bell

Blaze Starr moves on to the Eternal Burlesque

Posted June 15th, 2015

Thirty Years Since Finding Our Tribe

After three decades, classmates gather at the Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts

Posted June 14th, 2015

Look At This Baby Possum

More calming and bliss-spreading than Grey Goose and Xanax

Posted June 12th, 2015

Twilight in the Garden of Gin Fizzes

A view from our Love in the Ruins cocktail party at Walker Percy Weekend

Posted June 10th, 2015

Republican Misrule

In Louisiana, a lack of leadership — and followership

Posted June 9th, 2015