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Posts tagged “West Feliciana”

Freedom Riders Ride Again

Several of us had an extraordinary meeting yesterday afternoon at the coffee …

Posted June 25th, 2014

What Are They Saying About Walker Percy Weekend?

Last night I wrote to Mary Pratt Percy Lobdell, one of Walker …

Posted June 9th, 2014

A Grassroots Revolt To Pay More Taxes

We had a tax election over the weekend here in West Feliciana …

Posted May 5th, 2014

Kursk Root Icon Coming To St. Francisville

That video above is from 2009, when the Kursk Root icon returned …

Posted April 1st, 2014

Against Temporary Holdouts From Where We Plan Our Next Move

Peter King, a British political theorist and author of the new book …

Posted March 13th, 2014

TWK Always Took The Scenic Route

We buried TWK Klein today. This really was one of the best …

Posted January 20th, 2014

A Year In The Life

A little more than a year ago, this is what the inside …

Posted January 12th, 2014

Riches To Ruin?

The good news, say experts who spoke at a smart growth meeting …

Posted November 21st, 2013

Walker Percy Weekend Draws Closer

  How about that! Our Walker Percy Weekend organizing committee had a …

Posted October 23rd, 2013

Culture And A City’s Future

Continuing the conversation about the role local culture plays in the economic …

Posted July 24th, 2013

Section 5 Voting Rights Follies

The US Supreme Court this morning did not announce its ruling on …

Posted June 17th, 2013

Private Stories, Public Consequences

I last lived fulltime in West Feliciana Parish in 1983. The parish …

Posted May 23rd, 2013

Section 5: The View From Here

Local politics here in West Feliciana Parish have been intense these past …

Posted May 22nd, 2013

A Little Town In West Feliciana

That’s my neighbor, K.W. Kennon, proprietor of the Shadetree Inn. That’s my …

Posted May 17th, 2013

A Walker Percy Festival?

Walker Percy, on being compared to Saul Bellow: I take that kindly. …

Posted May 14th, 2013

Me On Hometown Outsiders

Here’s my video interview with Andrew Sullivan and Chris Bodenner about life …

Posted April 15th, 2013

‘This Is Your Mother; These Are Your People’

That’s the dedication page from The Little Way Of Ruthie Leming. From …

Posted March 22nd, 2013