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My hometown is famous for...

Let me preface this blog topic with I’m from a small town. Very small town in north Louisiana–Gibsland. Have you heard of it? Probably not. It is between Minden and Arcadia. 370 more words

Red River: The Federal Two-Pronged Advance Finally Begins

March 24, 1864 – Major General Frederick Steele’s Federals finally began moving out of Little Rock, and Major General Nathaniel P. Banks’s Federals finally reached Alexandria. 784 more words


Bayou Lacombe, Louisiana

Day 910      Traveling around this part of Louisiana, we came across a vendor selling shrimp right off the boat, so we stopped to buy.      Barbara beat the pelican to the front of the line, with a crane coming up to be third.  181 more words

Real People

“I think social media allows more access to more poems. And I think it allows me the chance to think about the work of poets I love in a more intimate way since I can see them struggling with teaching and writing and raising kids and living in the moments when it happens. 37 more words


Southwest Louisiana High School ESports League

February 21st, opening night, Lake Charles Boston Academy had its gym filled with the sights and sounds of Overwatch  as Scion’s production team went to work doing what we’ve all come to know and love: bring e-sports to our community… only this time its sources wasn’t from usual competitors, its courtesy of our High Schools! 86 more words