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Opinion: Stephen Waguespack – The Speech Not Given

The Speech Not Given For likely the first time in our state’s history, the Governor delivered a state of the state address to the people...

Good ‘Ol James

  Your Humble Observer has always had a bit of a soft spot for Louisiana product James Carville. Without going into lengthy explanation, suffice it...

Hanna: BP should shut up, pay up

  If British Petroleum (BP) wants to act a fool, we have the French Quarter.  If BP believes it can play us for a fool,...

Opinion: Transportation and cost planning

A visit with District 3 Bossier Parish Police Juror Wanda Bennett, Jury Administrator Bill Altimus and Engineers Butch Ford and Bruce Easterly to discuss...

Opinion: Signs of the season

Walking into my favorite big box home improvement store with my husband the day before Halloween was occasion to relate my consternation about commercialism’s...

Fax-Net Update: Bossier Levee District update

There have been a few changes in the make-up of the Bossier Levee District since last week. So far, Gov. John Bel Edwards has reappointed...

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...

Vitter: No to Common Core, yes to rigorous standards, testing, and accountability

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

Opinion: Stephen Waguespack – June is too soon

June is too soon Here we go again. This week, the drumbeat is ramping up for yet another special session to be held in June...

Opinion: Lou Gehrig Burnett – 13% could vote for Duke

13% could vote for Duke A survey conducted by the University of New Orleans Research Center (UNO) reveals that 13% of respondents said they could...