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School newspaper’s blank front page a tragedy

Last week, I received a phone call that really upset me. In fact, it brought me to tears. The phone call was...

Putting the ‘thanks’ in Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving 2019 is here. I can’t believe it. Where has this year gone? As my Grandmother Brown always used to tell me...

Election season is over, now it’s time to move forward

We say ‘Goodbye and thank you’ to Ryan Gatti, and ‘Hello’ to Robert Mills, plus four new police jurors

Rep. Horton explains her decision to vote for Mills in La. Senate race

District 9, I feel that I must share this with you. As many of you...

Gatti: Answering claims made by Gerald Holland

Gerald Holland’s letter crosses many lines, but he has been a long-time rock-thrower for the Mills campaign. His unsubstantiated lies are nothing...

Negating the negative political ads

As of 8 p.m. Saturday, the 2019 Louisiana Gubernatorial Primary elections are over. And, the runoff election period has begun. We now...

Letter: Vote ‘No’ on Cypress millage

A big NO for the property tax on the ballot for Cypress Black Bayou Rec. and Water District, and the reasons for...

Cast your vote

Do you remember the first election in which you were of age to register and cast your vote? I do. I was...

Senator breaks down four state amendments on the October ballot

Proposed Amendment 1: Do you support an amendment to exempt raw materials, goods, commodities, personal property, and other...

Walmart’s war on the 2nd Amendment

Last week, America’s largest retailer announced it would quit selling handgun ammunition and ammunition for short-barreled rifles.  The retailer also declared it...