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Watching Parkway’s amazing growth on the field

August of 1999 was my first month as publisher of the Bossier Press-Tribune. One of our first editions following my arrival featured the Lions...

Fax-Net Update: Treasurer’s race draws seven

Seven candidates qualified to run for the job of State Treasurer, the only statewide race on the ballot on October 14. It is a mixed...

Waguespack: The scores are in…and they might surprise you

The Louisiana Association of Business and Industry (LABI) has released the 2017 edition of the Legislative Scorecard, highlighting the elected leaders who have a...

Letter To Editor: Rev. Bruce Carroll – President Obama shouldn’t leave the Gulf out...

President Obama shouldn't leave the Gulf out of protection from new drilling Recently, President Obama finally took drilling in the Atlantic off the table, saving...

Johnson: The sales don’t end on Black Friday

We all know what’s coming upon us quickly, whether you love it or dread it, and that is the busy holiday season. Everyone will...

Opinion: Letter To The Editor – Gregory Voss (John Kasich)

Dear Editor, I would like to recommend as Presidential candidate Governor John Kasich of Ohio, who is moderate, fiscally responsible, knowledgeable about the Defense Department,...

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...

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...

Johnson: Tax reform means help for families

Last December, Americans received one of the most significant tax cuts this country has ever seen. This, in combination with pro-growth policies from Congress...

DOTD Secretary: Tax money not diverted from transportation

As DOTD Secretary, I often hear inaccurate and misleading information about transportation in Louisiana, but one fallacy regarding funding stands out. The notion that...