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Creedance Clearwater Revival - Born On The Bayou

This video was made when there was some style to that artform. Sadly, today’s efforts are mostly shite.

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Texas to Memphis... and back again: Day 2 - Breaux Bridge, LA

I woke up early the next morning and made the best use of my jet lag by getting on the road while it was still dark. 389 more words

Mike "Sarge" Broussard : Master mechanic who could make an engine hum

Mike “Sarge” Broussard  (1936-2014).  Great-great grandson of Coleman Broussard (1842-1910).  Born and lived entire life in Vivian, Louisiana except for the period when he was in the service (1968-1970). 477 more words


The Cajun Navy’s New Naval Destroyer ‘CNS Thibodeaux’ Has Been Delivered Just In Time

LAFAYETTE, LA – With the heavy rains quickly approaching the Acadiana area over the next few days, the Cajun Navy can take heart in the fact that their new naval destroyer has been delivered to them in their efforts to help the local populous. 137 more words


A true ghost story

I don’t know why, but whenever I have relocated, I always had to scout around my new environs.  The urge went well beyond needing to become familiar with the streets and roads.   825 more words

Working at the Picture Show by Ginger Keller Gannaway

At age 13, I began my job in the family’s movie business at the Liberty Theater in Eunice, Louisiana.  I worked the concession stand at my grandma’s picture show.   773 more words


Canoeing the Man-Eating Swamp: Atchafalaya Basin, Louisiana

(State #4/50) “You know what Attakapas means right?” a man asked over the phone. “No, what?” I answer. “It means Man-eater in Indian,” the man said. 1,125 more words

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