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Brown: The era of destructive politics

No matter what we do, no matter where we go, no matter our profession, politics affects us all. These days, on the national stage,...

Our stance on election coverage

Qualifying for state and local offices has officially ended. That means that election season will be heating up very quickly here in Bossier. Local voters...

Memorial Day is a time to honor, salute what makes America great

This past Monday, Americans celebrated Memorial Day. Truly, this is a day on which we both remember and honor our veterans who paid the...

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...

Letter: Roe v. Wade was always constitutionally suspect

In recent weeks several states, including Alabama, Mississippi, Ohio, Georgia and, likely, soon Louisiana will have passed new pro-life legislation.  In this article I...

Randy Brown: Bossier is a clean place to live, work and play

Spring is in full bloom. Before long, it will be summer! For sure, this has been different spring season for ALL of us!  What does...

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...

Tips for politicians running for office

Signs. Signs. Everywhere, signs. In case you haven’t noticed, it is political season across the state. One can hardly drive down a street without...

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...

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...