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Tech giants (left to right): NBA legend Karl Malone, sportswriter Buddy Davis, and NFL legend Terry Bradshaw. Courtesy of Lincoln Parish Library

A Golden Pen

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Hand Grenade History

A farmer tosses a chicken to the crowd of Mardi Gras runners setting off a mad chase to grab the prized catch. In exchange for donating the bird, the farm owner gets a good laugh. Photo by Barry Ancelet

Dance for a Chicken

Mahalia Jackson recorded 30 albums, mostly for Columbia Records, during her career, a dozen of which went "gold" after a million sales. She won six Grammy Awards, including two bestowed upon her posthumously. Columbia Records

Hallelujah, Mahalia!

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Leadbelly

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Nellie Lutcher

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The Sicilian Jazzman

1993 Winter - Divine Call

The Divine Call

Burned warehouses near the Mississippi River in New Orleans' Bywater neighborhood. Photo by David Rae Morris

Back to New Orleans

Approaching New Orleans two days after Hurricane Katrina. Photo by David Rae Morris

Diary of a Displaced Person

Photo by Lori Waselchuk

Rebounding from Rita

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Question of Secession

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