Guest columnists

March 11, 2009

Gov. Jindal’s rhetoric sharpens La. divisions

By taking a staunch opposition stance to the federal stimulus package, Republican Gov. Bobby Jindal has solidified conservative support and attracted national attention. But he’s created […]
March 11, 2009

Lent presents many opportunities to be more loving to others

Many Christians are now observing the season of Lent. Lent is a time of change. We spend more time in prayer and reflection asking God to […]
March 18, 2009

Today’s technology may not be all it’s cracked up to be

A reader sent me the following story called, “The Stranger.” “When I was young, my Dad met a stranger who was new to our town. Dad […]
March 18, 2009

Improving La. seat belt usage starts with teens

According to 2007 statistics, the nationwide rate of seat belt usage in the United States is 82 percent. In Louisiana, it’s somewhat lower at about 75 […]