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Kennedy: Louisiana no place for ‘creepy old men’

This should be no country – or state – for creepy old men. That’s why I’m sponsoring legislation to...

Letter: The high cost of auto insurance

Have you noticed your Automobile Insurance costs have become harder to afford?  As if our hard- earned dollars weren’t already being stretched...

Waguespack: Lessons from our Founding Fathers

This weekend, my wife and I took a day trip to New Orleans to check out the musical “Hamilton.” The Broadway hit...

Feulner: Time Is Ripe for a U.S.-Swiss Trade Agreement

Switzerland is known for many things: chocolate, cheese, watches, banking, and of course multifunction army knives. Not surprisingly, what these Swiss items...

What energy has to do with national security

This year, U.S. District Judge Richard Gergel barred the Interior Department from moving forward with its offshore drilling plans during the federal...

Despite what Facebook says, there’s still plenty of news in our communities

Poor Facebook. The social media network’s effort to establish a service that provides its users with local news and...

Shepherd: Space Command belongs in Bossier Parish

As an oil executive, I appreciate the jobs that the oil & gas industry provides to our region. I also understand that...

Bossier Schools Superintendent explains changes to school performance scores

Now that school report cards have been released by the Louisiana Department of Education, educators across the state are tasked with explaining to parents...

White: Louisiana Education Plan provides more and better info to families, educators

Louisiana’s students are as smart and as capable as any other in the nation. Our children are endowed with gifts no lesser than those...

Opinion: Reviving The City tennis tournament a great idea

Bossier Tennis Center pro Todd Killen’s fondest memory of his days playing in The City tennis tournament isn’t about winning the men’s singles title...