The Can Man nabbed for possession of shopping cart

FORT WALTON BEACH – A police officer had his hands full when the Can Man refused to cooperate and tried to use a shopping cart to prevent his arrest. On May 14 a Fort Walton Beach Police officer spotted 62-year-old Harold Roberts, aka the “Can Man,” pushing a Winn-Dixie shopping cart on First Street near […]

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FAST, SMART THINKING SAVES LIFE

Valentin Grimaldo had to act fast after being bit by a Coral Snake while walking along U.S. Highway 281 near Encino, Texas, with his brother. The Coral Snake is extremely poisonous, and has been known to kill many people. In order to prevent the venom from spreading from his hand to the rest of his body, […]

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Interviews with IRS agent suggest Tea Party targeting came from Washington

Interviews with an IRS field agent involved in the agency targeting Tea Party  groups for additional vetting appear to contradict the White House assertion  that rogue agents, not the administration, were behind the effort, according to  partial transcripts released Sunday by the House Oversight and Government Reform  Committee. The agent in the Cincinnati office, in […]

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KBON CELEBRATES 16 YEARS ON-AIR

As many of you know May 29th, 2013 marked the 16th anniversary of KBON being on the air. On May 29th, 1997, our first official day of broadcasting, there were many skeptics about the success of such a “weird” music format. The fact that no one in the radIo industry had ever mixed different genres […]

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KBON ENTERTAINMENT CALENDAR

ENTERTAINMENT CALENDAR FOR THE WEEKEND OF MAY 30th –June 2nd                                                               SPONSORED BY GULF COAST AUTOPLEX AT 407 SHANKLAND AVENUE INJENNINGS THURSDAY: COWBOYS NIGHT CLUB, LAF-BEER 30 PONT BREAUX’S RESTAURANT, BREAUX BRIDGE-LEE BENOIT FRIDAY: COWBOY’S NIGHT CLUB, LAF-DAMON TROY PONT BREAUX’S RESTAURANT, BREAUX BRIDGE- LEE BENOIT McGEE’S LANDING, HENDERSON-FOREST HUVAL CYPRESS BAYOU CASINO-GENO DELAFOSE  SATURDAY: […]

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Downtown Alive!

Downtown Alive continues its Spring Concert Series on Friday, May 31st in Downtown Lafayette. Performing at Parc Sans Souci is The Generationals and Lilly Brave. Downtown Alive begins at 5:30PM with food and beverage concessions. Musical performances are from 6-8:30PM. Concession sales help keep Downtown Alive free, so please leave your ice chest at home with your pets. For more […]

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