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Remembering 9/11, the day the earth stood still

I knew that Sept. 11, 2001 was going to be a strange day, but not something I would remember almost two decades...

Letter: Council on aging helps residents live happier, healthier lives

The Bossier Council on Aging (BCOA) provides services that enable those 6o and older to remain in their homes and independent as...

Kennedy: Here’s what I’m doing to lower the cost of prescription drugs

Just a few years ago, a study found that 36 million Americans failed to refill their prescriptions because the cost was too...

Cassidy: President Donald Trump is creating opportunity for Louisiana workers

Before President Donald Trump, working families suffered. Years of slow growth, wage increases only for those already well off, and high taxes...

Cheatham: Supporting propositions an investment in Bossier’s future

Few people would argue that teachers do not deserve a pay raise. The question is how to remedy what is fast becoming...

Horton: Lowering your auto insurance premiums

Taking a few minutes to call your elected officials could save you hundreds or thousands on your auto insurance next year! That’s...

Letter: Voters need to find out facts on May 4 property tax vote

I received a piece of unwanted literature from the so-called Building A Better Bossier (PAC). The address said that they were located...

Letter: Tax vote on May 4 very complicated

On May 4th, 2019 the citizens of Bossier Parish will vote on another tax increase to provide across the board raises for...

Brown: Why we should vote in favor of the teacher pay raise proposition

On May 4, 2019, Bossier Parish residents will have a huge decision to make. The issue at hand, two millages are on...

Horton: Taxpayer relief bill

Since February of 2016, the citizens of Louisiana have been subjected to historic sales tax increases and tax revisions that have taken...