CLIPS FROM LAKE CHARLES METRO LEADER

Terri Kullerd Fontenot, a Moss Bluff native, wears many hats. Fontenot not only works on the Calcasieu Parish School Board, but she’s also a certified Wilton cake decorator and teaches classes at Michael’s, the Moss Bluff Senior Center, as well as private lessons. “Even Superman had a day job,” Fontenot laughed.

Nestled under the metal dome of the West Cal Arena in the Louisiana heat, is an eclectic array of knick knacks, custom crafted jewelry, clothes, teacups turned into bird feeders, and even custom wall art with hidden secret compartments.

Originally from the Shandong Province of China, Haili Li has made a name for herself in the past six years she’s lived in Lake Charles, Louisiana. Not only is she a beloved member of the community, but she owns and runs Hi-Licious Street Kitchen.

 

CLIPS FROM CARECONTENT, INC.

It’s time for you to get your own health insurance. Your employer doesn’t offer health insurance, and you know that if you don’t get it in time, you can be charged a fine. But honestly, you’re dreading it. The Health Insurance Marketplace—where you go to determine your eligibility for health insurance and to select a...


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You’ve worn glasses for years, but they’re a pain to wear when you work out, you’re tired of adjusting them, and maybe you’d just like a new look. It’s time for a new prescription, but you’re debating: Should I get contacts or glasses? More than 30 million people in the US wear contact lenses, says...


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Although you’ve had some health-related expenses this year, you still have a few more things to get done—like that annual checkup you’ve put off for as long as you can. The new year is right around the corner, and you realize that also means you probably need to tally how much you’ve already spent on...


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You’re out for your regular run and you trip—breaking your ankle in the process. After an ambulance ride, surgery, and physical therapy, you get slapped with a $10,000 hospital bill. If your deductible is $2,000, then you have to pay that out of your own pocket before your insurance kicks in. The good news is...

One morning, you’re brushing your teeth and notice blood in the sink after a rinse and spit. You panic, so you Google it. Bleeding is a sign of gum infection or disease, and a dentist visit is needed ASAP to get to the root of the problem. You absolutely dread going to the dentist for...