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Grand Lake turns away Vinton thanks to Zaunbrecher’s two-way play

SULPHUR — Kent Zaunbrecher caught a touchdown pass and knocked away a Vinton fourth-down pass in the last ...

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Dueling QBs: Sam Houston, Westlake battle to tie

It was a big day for quarterbacks as Sam Houston and Westlake battled to a 21-21 tie Thursday ...

2021 High School Football

Sam Houston: Broncos itching to compete

It is not a rebuild, just a reboot. Sam Houston will restart its varsity program this season after ...

2021 High School Football

Sulphur: Young but eager team ready to take field

It may be one of the youngest teams in program history for the Sulphur Tors this season, but ...

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Meteorologist: All areas of La. coast at risk

Tropical Depression 9 has formed in the west central Caribbean. Roger Erickson, warning coordination meteorologist with the National ...

2021 season

Getting real: Scrimmage will help settle depth chart

By Jim Gazzolo Special to the Daily News Two weeks shy of its season opener, McNeese State will ...

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Sulphur Garden Club gives monthly award

The Sulphur Garden Club presented Art and Cindy Walter of 1009 Taylor the Landscape Award for the month ...

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Time to register for SPAR fall sports

Help spread the word. Now’s the time to register for Sulphur Parks and Recreation 2021 Youth Fall Sports. ...

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Weather, other factors have slowed John Stine Road improvements

Westlake’s John Stine Road is being improved, but hurricanes and other weather events coupled with the challenge of ...

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At Vinton Town Council meeting: Victim’s advocate program proves beneficial to area

David Duplechain, with the Family and Youth Counseling Agency, told Vinton officials and council members at the August ...

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Hospital sounds alarm over surge, lack of bed space now a local problem

West Calcasieu Cameron Hospital sounded a clear alarm Thursday in a special press conference. The COVID-19 surge has ...

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Going with the grain, Wood working wherever he’s needed

By Jim Gazzolo Special to the American Press During the spring football season, a lot of strange sights ...

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McNeese trying to keep virus at bay

By Jim Gazzolo Special to the American Press With COVID-19 numbers on the rise, especially locally, once again ...

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COVID-19: West Cal Hospital at full capacity

By Rita LeBleu Southwest Daily News Hospitals across the country are seeing a surge in COVID hospitalizations. That ...

2021 season

Let’s get physical, scrimmage offers taste of game conditions

By Jim Gazzolo Special to the American Press For the first week of camp, McNeese State practices have ...

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Liquor license approved despite opposition from local church

By Rita LeBleu Southwest Daily News The Sulphur City Council approved a liquor license for Chargepoint, a convenience ...

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Higgins: SW La. still struggling

By Rita LeBleu American Press The challenge of navigating government bureaucracy to receive assistance, replacement of the Calcasieu ...

2021 season

Here comes the rain again, Mother Nature interrupts first day of full pads

By Jim Gazzolo Special to the American Press On the first day of full pads, Mother Nature reminded ...

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LHSAA simplifies stance on COVID-19, Forfeits replace no-contest decisions

By Rodrick Anderson American Press The Louisiana High School Athletic Association implemented stricter rules and forfeits for teams ...

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Local doctors: Wear a mask, pediatricians write letter of support for mask use in schools

By John Guidroz American Press Dozens of local physicians and various health care providers signed a letter to ...