Features

May 30, 2012

LUMCON urges local youth to LEAD

South Lafourche High School senior Alex Naquin has collected many keepsakes throughout his school years. One of his favorites is simply his name written on paper, […]
June 28, 2012

Finding meaning in the Fourth

Two hundred thirty-six years ago, delegates of America’s 13 colonies declared independence from rule of England. Annual commemorations in communities across the 50 states pay homage […]
August 1, 2012

Local boxing trainer has deep Olympic roots

When 17-year-old Kennedy McKinney enlisted in the Army out of a Memphis high school, he thought he was walking away from his first love – boxing. […]
August 1, 2012

Gym coach knows about Olympic gold

Nicole James awaits the Olympic-induced enrollment rush at her Houma-based gymnastics academy. It’s an every-four-years manifestation, no doubt about it, and the elite-level coach on her […]