October 1, 2013

Of, by and for whom?

I spent the better portion of the life allotted to me this week talking with government officials, civic leaders and business people in an attempt to […]
October 9, 2013

Sometimes it all works

It’s always a chore, making formal requests under Louisiana’s Public Records Act from local and state government agencies. For one thing, the list of things the […]
October 15, 2013

Prayer to St. Michael

There you are, malevolence with a halo, standing over your defeated adversary, the angel named Satan with whom you did battle, casting the deceiver into the […]
October 15, 2013

Visiting volunteers buoy VOW

Feathered around an icon of a bygone time were dozens of out-of-towners who dedicated last weekend to fuel the music festival that aims to evaporate complacency, […]