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Fax-Net Update: Senate vote is Saturday

The last U.S. Senate election in the United States takes place Saturday, December 10.  The contest is between two old hands in Louisiana politics. Republican...

Opinion: Dr. Ed Feulner – Standing Up For What’s Right

Standing Up For What's Right “It’s not my Constitution to play around with.” I’ve read many quotations from Clarence Thomas over the years, especially now,...

Jenkins: Changes needed for education in Louisiana

Dear Editor, Our children are losing educational substance. Our parents are exhausted from fighting for their children. Our highly skilled teachers are leaving in droves....

Hanna: Moderation is relevant again

Much to-do has been made of the dozen or so Republicans in the Louisiana House who voted with Democrats last week to pass a...

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...

Opinion: Thank you, Sheriff Whittington

Photo Courtesy of Lt. Bill Davis/BSO: Bossier Sheriff Julian Whittington welcomed guests May 4 to the Viking Drive Substation in Bossier City to kick off...

Opinion: Peter Funt – It’s time to party

It's time to party Of all the hype and nonsense in the presidential campaign — and there's an overwhelming amount of it — the biggest...

Inspecting the BSO’s Annual Report

Between July 2012 and June 2013, Bossier Parish Sheriff’s Office (BPSO) deputies handled 20,729 calls for service, took 6,265 reports, and made 2,300 arrests. During...

Nothing New for Landrieu

According to a new poll from Southern Media and Opinion Research (SMOR) of Baton Rouge, Democratic U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu is in hot water...

Letter To The Editor: Robert T. Taylor – Recognizing State Senator Gene Reynolds

Dear Editor, I want to recognize Minden state legislator Gene Reynolds for his passing House Bill 401 in June that requires financial literacy instruction in...