Russia offers help with probe into Boston bombings

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin has offered his country’s assistance in investigating bombings in Boston that killed 3 and injured more than 140 people. Putin said in a condolences note published on the Kremlin’s website Tuesday that the international community should come together to fight terrorism. Putin said Russia “would be ready to […]

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14th Annual Town of Washington Catfish Festival

The 14th Annual Town of Washington Catfish Festival is Thursday, April 18th thru Sunday, April 21st. There’ll be good food, carnival rides, catfish cookoff and live music by Cupid, Curley Taylor, Chris Ardoin, Keith Frank, Lil Wayne & Same Ole Two Step, Jeffery Broussard & The Creole Cowboys, Lil Kenny, Steve Riley, Travis Matte, Geno […]

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Angola Prison Rodeo

The Angola Prison Rodeo is back Saturday, April 20 and Sunday, April 21 offering the best in prison rodeo excitement! Warden Burl Cain invites the public to view the wildest rodeo show in the south. Witness black and white striped cowboys compete in heart-stopping events like – Convict Poker, Wild Cow Milking, Bull Riding, and […]

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Japan’s ‘Girlfriend Coat’ Can Hug You and Whisper in Your Ear

A team of Japanese engineering students has invented a ‘fulfillment coat’ that may be perfect for those lonely souls in search of girlfriends — like, for example, Japanese engineering students. The team at the University of Tsukuba have developed what they call the Riajyuu coat, which hugs you just like a girlfriend does. According to […]

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Frog Phobic New York Man Awarded $1.6 Million

Clarence, NY – A homeowner suffering from ranidaphobia in the town of Clarence, northeast of Buffalo, was awarded $1.6 million in damages after water runoff caused his property to be besieged in frogs, inadvertently turning it into a wetland habitat. Paul Marinaccio Sr., 65, expressed feeling like a prisoner in his home, petrified, while inundated with […]

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KBON ENTERTAINMENT CALENDAR

ENTERTAINMENT CALENDAR FOR THE WEEKEND OF  APRIL 11TH -14TH                                                           SPONSORED BY GULF COAST AUTOPLEX AT 407 SHANKLAND AVENUE IN JENNINGS THURSDAY: COWBOYS NIGHT CLUB, LAF-DAMON TROY PONT BREAUX’S RESTAURANT, BREAUX BRIDGE-LEE BENOIT COUSHATTA CASINO, KINDER-BERNIE ALAN FRIDAY: COWBOY’S NIGHT CLUB, LAF-WAYNE TOUPS PONT BREAUX’S RESTAURANT, BREAUX BRIDGE- LEE BENOIT McGEE’S LANDING, HENDERSON-T’MONDE    PARAGON […]

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