I was born Port Arthur, Texas. I attended Thomas Jefferson High School, Sam Houston State University, BBA, RAB, CRMC, and became a broadcaster on 25 October 1976.
Jeff Davis Parish has New Rules for Halfway Houses
After recent complaints from residents in a quiet Iowa neighborhood about a halfway house being built without proper notices, the Jeff Davis Police Jury have proclaimed that halfway houses as well as other rehab type facilities will have to meet the requirements of a ‘commercial zone&CloseCurl…
Two Doors Were Side by Side
In Port Arthur, Texas in the early 1960’s I was bi-racial, though the conjugated hyphenated word hadn’t been invented yet. We were somehow above Blacks and Mexicans but not purely white.
The Old State Capitol Treasure
History fascinates me because it gives one a sense of a 'place in time' where we all are. Another thing about history is the people, the nameless forgotten individuals we'll never know as well as the shakers and movers that fill our history books...
It’s In You To Help
The SWLA LifeShare center has issued a bulletin that there is less than three days’ supply of blood which by their standards is the bottom of the barrel.
Saddle Up! We’re Burnin’ Daylight!
Whether you’re a cowboy or just like to watch humans hang on to furious 2,000lbs animals and see decent entertainment, the region’s biggest rodeo is back again.
Guarding Tiger Stadium
It seems that the LSU stadium has been broken into and vandalized twice in the past couple of months! Hey what the heck is going on over there in BR?
Alert! Cuisinart Recalls Around 8 Million Food Processors
Conair has issued a recall for about 8 million food processors after reports of users finding broken pieces of a riveted blade in their food.
Religion: Or Fast Food for the Soul
Eventually I began to equate our wide variety of ‘religions’ each one with a different set of rules, or its own ‘menu’ with our variety of fast food choices… so to speak.
Statewide Burn-Ban Lifted at 4PM Today
The Louisiana state Fire Marshal’s office in concert with the Ag and Forestry Commissioner lifted the statewide burn-ban effective November 21 at 4PM local time.
State Warns Not to Eat Seafood From Some Area Waters – Happy Thanksgiving
Do not eat catfish or crab fat from these areas, and limit your consumption of other fish and shellfish to two meals per month.
Seize The Deal At Half Price
This year, I can shop from my chair, BUT this year I can buy from local businesses at HALF price!
The next time you spot a woman driver putting on makeup, texting and driving too slowly, remember we’d have to stay home on rainy days if it hadn’t been for a woman driver.