Articles from the September 16, 2021 edition

Sorted by date  Results 1 - 17 of 17



Perry Thomas Strength Courage & Wisdom

One of America's and Louisiana's unsung heroes was Perry Thomas. His death had been unbelievable, upon hearing of his passing on Monday September 13, 2021. The phone hadn't stop ringing asking if his...

 

Love Changes

Domestic abuse is a tumultuous behavior that affects many people. The abuse may take the form of verbal abuse, sexual abuse, physical battering, or psychological (emotional) unavailability. Abuse is...

 

Recall Heats Up

It is official. Richwood mayor Gerald Brown will soon face a recall vote in effort to remove him as mayor. The recall election with take place on November 13, giving Richwood voters the final word on...

 

LA State Police Oversight Needed

Though he didn't outright say it, Louisiana State Police Superintendent, Col. Lamar Davis seemed to indicate that if the Department of Justice (DOJ) decides to investigate the agency, he would have no qualms about it. Davis hinted at his acceptance...

 

The South Got Something to Say Exhibition

Thursday, September 16, 2021, 5:30-7:30PM is the official reception for the "Many Rooms: The South Got Something to Say" exhibition at the Masur Museum (1400 S Grand St. in Monroe, LA). Dress to...

 

P.E.E.P. Donation

P.E.E.P. (People Economics Education & Public Service) continues, "to bring light to dark places," following in the footsteps of the late legendary Benny Ausberry in sharing hope in the...

 

Carroll's Fort LA Representation

Congratulations to Naiya Fort, who has been selected to serve as the Region 1 State Vice President for Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA). The organization's mission is to empower students...

 

DownSouth Sports MVP

Week 2 Last Friday's September 10, 2021, DownSouth Sports Magazine "Game of the Week" featured General Trass vs. Wossman. The Panthers gave the Wildcats an embarrassing home loss by the score of...

 

Alicia "Cocoa" Calvin's Roots in District 16

Alicia "Cocoa" Calvin has always stood out for her commitment to her community and leadership, representing others with integrity. After all, her grandparents, Willie May and Elijah McCoy taught her...

 

Vaccines War

Republicans are in an uproar not seen since Donald Trump lost the election, as President Joe Biden seemingly has said "enough is enough". President Biden is going all out in an attempt to vaccinate as many Americans as humanly possible. Biden...

 

Happenings

Edna’s Cooking “Home of the Breakfast Bowl” Serving southern style hot breakfast and lunch daily: Monday - Friday, 6:00 AM – 2:30 PM. Saturday, 7:00 AM – 2:00 PM. All plates come with coffee or fountain drink. Great food! Great service at...

 

Heart of a Tiger

Coach Rankins is and has been a true Neville Tiger. Coach remembers Coaches Ruple, Brown, Coates and McCarty. He knows the history which he has been an intracule part. We can never forget when Coach...

 

Ready to Perform

2021 Wossman High School Golden Girl Faith Porter is ready to perform and give it all for a show stopping performance. Faith is one of many Wossman Golden Girls to be on the lookou...

 

Deaths

Gilbert Bernard Armstrong, 59 Gilbert Bernard Armstrong of Ruston, LA Truck Driver Died: Thursday September 9, 2021. Graveside Service: Friday 2:00 PM September 17, 2021 Providence Cemetery in Homer, LA. Visitation: Thursday September 16, 2021 10:00...

 

Honoring Albert Lee Qualls "Sonny"

February 24, 1948 August 23, 2021 Albert Lee Qualls "Sonny" was born to Ester Staten and Doretha Qualls in Monroe LA He was one of four children. Preceding him in death were his parents, one brother...

 

Duke's Monroe's Newest Nightspot

Duke's Bar & Grill Grand Opening, 1207 DeSiard St., Monroe LA grand opening was during the Labor day Holiday Weekend September 4, 2021. Duke's Bar & Grill owners are Carlos & Sheteria...

 

Mr. Pickem's Football Picks

Overall Record 23-12 Last Week's Record 12-7 Featured Games: 1-1 (2-1) WEEK 3 GAME OF THE WEEK #2 WEST MONROE REBS (1-0) VS CATHOLIC BEARS (2-0) When you talk about storied programs in Louisiana footb...

 

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2024