Sometimes, a normal story is anything but normal. In the Thursday Minden Press-Herald, I wrote a story about one of my favorite restaurants, Port-Au-Prince on Lake Claiborne being burglarized.
The story itself was a standard misdemeanor arrest. However, many of us know the Almond family who runs the restaurant. Jerry and Joan Almond can be seen out there on a given night at the cash register, greeting patrons, and making any meal more enjoyable.
I decided to call Mr. Jerry and ask him about the incident, to make sure everyone was OK, and to get a little more information. We