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Contrary to how many might feel, good disc jockeys do more than just plug in a playlist and press play. They have to know songs' details such as beats per minute (BPM) or pitch to output seamless transitions. They must understand their audience and always be alert to the energy on the dance …

Bravery comes in all forms, but most often the strength to be brave comes from within. This month as we Celebrate Locals, we visited with two individuals who have taken huge leaps in continuing to become who they are meant to be. While their journey has brought them far from the bayous of th…

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Like many others in PoV country, I remember where I was for each hurricane that struck us.  One of my earliest childhood memories is Betsy, when I spent a terrorized night away from my home in Golden Meadow evacuated to the high land of Cut Off. I remember Camille making its final turn away …

The words tumbled out fast. Words turned into sentences. Sentences into paragraphs. Paragraphs into a lecture. Sandwiched in the middle of the lecture, I threw both hands up in the air, proclaiming he should always “seek to understand others more than he should seek to be understood.”

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

When you’re praying that all your prayers come true, that’s when you know it’s been a good prayer. That’s how the youngest of our crew ended her prayer the other night. “And God, please say yes to all the things we have asked for. We know we asked for a lot, but do them all, not just one. Amen.” 

August seems all too familiar. The days are hot and humid with scattered thunderstorms in the afternoons and humming mosquito trucks in the evenings. The grass is tall, the price of gas is high, and there’s a low pressure system in the Gulf. The impending doom of going back school permeates …

Mais, il fait chaud! With August temperatures still sitting in the high 90s, who really feels like cooking a full meal in the hot kitchen? And with school starting, we all just want something fast and easy, but still healthy! Make things a little easier by utilizing a quick, one pot meal. 

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November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month. Lung cancer accounts for more deaths than any other cancer for both men and women in the U.S. According to the American Cancer Society (ACS), an estimated 234,030 new cases of lung cancer are expected in 2018. At Thibodaux Regional Medical Center, we …

Breast cancer. It’s a hard subject to discuss for anyone. Not only does an individual have to fight for their life, but what they give up in the process is often very difficult. For women, the breasts are what we consider a part of our womanhood. After a mastectomy, breast reconstruction is …

Showcasing the power of great taste in food and design, Cinclare restaurant, located in historic downtown Thibodaux, is known for their unique Southern contemporary cuisine and extraordinary cocktails. Husband and wife team, Michael and Kimberly Dalmau, worked together to transform the vacan…

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