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Brown: What’s next for solving teacher pay & creating a technology millage?

Almost two weeks ago, two property tax millages placed before Bossier Parish voters failed to win approval. The first proposition, a property tax of...

Doctors’ Analysis: Ten lessons learned about COVID-19

Dr. Phillip Rozeman, Dr. Todd Thoma, & Dr. Steen Trawick The scientific method encourages discovery. Science rechecks assumptions and logic as more information is available. It is...

Brown: Long live the Airshow

Last Saturday and Sunday (and Thursday and Friday, too with practice sessions taking place), the skies above Bossier City were once again filled with...

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 Well, election season is over in...

Impeachment a showcase for the state of our country

Last night, I was witness to history. For the second time in my lifetime, a president had been impeached. The U.S. House voted to...

Brown: D-Day important to remember

Last Thursday, June 6, 2019, marked the 75th anniversary of D-Day. Officially named “Operation Overlord,” D-Day saw more than 160,000 allied troops land on...

Brown: Intolerance for disrespect

A couple of years ago, national anthem “protests” by professional athletes became an increasingly prevalent occurrence. With football season about to begin and also...

Caving to bullies over religious belief

Religious liberty in America continues to be under attack, and it’s not just about whether people can say “Merry Christmas” in public places. With...

Letter: President Trump returns to Louisiana having delivered on promises

When most politicians visit places like Louisiana, they tend to make empty promises. President Trump, on the other hand, returned to the Pelican State...

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 articles stored in public and private...