Guest columnists

August 23, 2012

Jindal seeks to shift attention at home

His national ambitions sidelined for now, Gov. Bobby Jindal is trying to show Louisiana residents he’s focused on the home front, announcing plans for his next […]
August 23, 2012

God often gives us more than we hope or pray for

The following story is entitled “Three Trees.” The author is unknown. On a mountaintop, three small trees stood and dreamed of what they wanted to become […]
August 30, 2012

LSU plagued with funding worries

Low morale. Troubled funding. Persistent uncertainty. Lack of stability. Concerns about political meddling. Those are among the assessments that higher education consultants catalogued as they interviewed […]
August 30, 2012

Will Internet replace failing schools?

BATON ROUGE (CNS)—More than two dozen entities have filed applications with the Louisiana Department of Education for approval to offer online courses as an alternative to […]