Proposed Law Would Make “Revenge Porn” a Crime

A law that would punish scorned ex-lovers who post online nude images of their former partners passed the Senate Public Safety Committee Tuesday. Senate Bill 255 would give California law enforcement their first tool to combat so-called “revenge porn,” nude images posted online without the victim’s consent, with identifying information and the purpose to harass […]

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Judge orders girl added to adult lung transplant list.

A federal judge on Wednesday ordered the U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary to suspend existing organ allocation rules to give a 10-year-old Pennsylvania girl a better chance at a life-saving lung transplant. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius said yesterday she will not intervene in the heartbreaking case of a 10-year-old girl with […]

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“The Glass Mendacity”

The Delta Grand Theatre is pleased to present “The Glass Mendacity.” The two-act comedy is a spoof of Tennessee Williams’ most famous plays, “The Glass Menagerie”, “A Streetcar Named Desire” and “Cat On A Hot Tin Roof.” Performance dates are June 6 and 7 at 7:30PM, with a matinee on Sunday, June 9 at 2PM, […]

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Creole Culture Day

On Sunday, June 9 from 10AM-5PM at Vermilionville in Lafayette, the 11th Annual Creole Culture Day will celebrate the heritage of our Creole ancestors through oral traditions/storytelling, music, dance, cooking demonstrations, language and crafts. Musical performances include Gerard Delafose and the Zydeco Gators and Corey Arceneaux and the Zydeco Hot Peppers. Admission is free to […]

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Benefit for Catherine Hoffpauir Dupuis

A Benefit for Catherine Hoffpauir Dupuis to help defray medical expenses will be held Saturday, June 8th from 7AM-4PM at the Parkerson Avenue First Baptist Church at 1116 North Parkerson Avenue in Crowley. They will have a garage sale, burger sale, auction and a raffle drawing. Any donations will be greatly appreciated. For details or […]

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Best Break-Up Letter Ever: Ask ‘Kelsi’ Where Your Stuff Is

What’s scarier than a really nasty break-up note? A really nice break-up note. You better watch your back if you get caught cheating and then receive a “Dear John” letter that opens: “Hey Honey!” On Friday, a redditor posted a photograph of just such a handwritten letter, and it’s since gone viral receiving more than […]

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