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The Bible has many passages referring to helping those in need - those less fortunate than ourselves. Truly, we do this not to make ourselves...

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As 2014 winds down into the holidays, a few observations about local government are offered in the interest of perhaps being joined in wishing...

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For some, the Christmas season actually began about 3-4 pm Thanksgiving afternoon when the stores opened for Pre-Black Friday sales. I have never been...

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Saturday’s election was less about surprises, and more about the “what now” effects of a few predictable and troubling election outcomes. Former Louisiana state senator,...

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Four months ago, I said that I supported strong standards like the Common Core standards Louisiana has adopted.  But I said that we had...

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Little wonder why President Obama decided not to put all those health care negotiations on C-SPAN. In recent weeks, several videos have emerged featuring...

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From Ray Bradbury’s, The Martian Chronicles:  They came on parties and vacations … they came to study and apply sociological laws; they came with...

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For quite some time now, I have wanted our newspaper to do some type of recognition for Jerry Byrd, long time Sports Editor for...

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It’s only been a few weeks since nearly 60 percent of Bossier Parish voters casting ballots in the November 4 election agreed that the...

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Thanksgiving in America – A Land of Great Hope from Humble Beginnings The joy of Thanksgiving is a wonderful time of year we as Americans...