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Just for Fun

I read an interesting essay on Facebook the other day.  It was written by a member of the SFMC and shared by my friend Big Dave Ervin, formerly of Gorilla Customs in Livingston Parish.  (Sadly,...

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Our Readers Write

The following is used by permission: “I recently lost my best friend, Greggory Keife, due to a motorcycle accident. The accident occurred March 18, 2020 in Covington, LA, at the intersection of West 21 Ave....

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Our Readers Write

The following story from Samantha Blewitt is used with his permission: “Today marks 13 years that my brother has passed due to a motorcycle accident.  He was 24 years old at the time.  I made...

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Uncategorized

May was Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month.  Sadly, during that month, I reported on several Facebook pages about too many motorcycle crashes here in Louisiana. This morning I spent some time, as I always do, watching...

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Events

  This is the last week of Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month.  All of us at MAC urge drivers and motorcyclists alike to share the road and be alert, and we're reminding motorcyclists to make themselves...

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Events

[caption id="attachment_1067" align="alignnone" width="300"] U.S. Marine Tim Chambers salutes participants in last year's Rolling Thunder motorcycle demonstration.[/caption] TODAY IS MEMORIAL DAY. Perhaps the COVID-19 pandemic and its accompanying restrictions on shopping have put a damper...

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Helpful Hints for Riding

May is motorcycle Safety Awareness Month.  According to the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration, the number of motorcyclists killed in crashes DROPPED almost 5% in 2018.  Unfortunately, though, motorcycle riders are still overrepresented in traffic...

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Reports

  Good Bye, H-D???   OK, I admit it.  I don’t know Jack Squat about business.  But the question remains: Has Harley-Davidson killed itself? If YOU understand business and politics, this 14-minute mini-documentary by Ryan...

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SCOTTY DRAKE’S BLOG SPOT

Helpful Hints for Riding

May is motorcycle Safety Awareness Month.  According to the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration, the number of motorcyclists killed in crashes DROPPED almost 5% in 2018.  Unfortunately, though, motorcycle riders are still overrepresented in traffic...

read more

SCOTTY DRAKE’S BLOG SPOT

Helpful Hints for Riding

May is motorcycle Safety Awareness Month.  According to the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration, the number of motorcyclists killed in crashes DROPPED almost 5% in 2018.  Unfortunately, though, motorcycle riders are still overrepresented in traffic...

read more