Our View

January 6, 2016

In praise of our region’s badge

All too often we report on the work done by men and women in local law enforcement, without giving as much context as we would like. […]
January 13, 2016

Gumbo and Gumption

Gumbo and gumption, Gov. John Bel Edwards said during his inaugural address Monday, are two things Louisiana will never run out of, and we tend to […]
January 20, 2016

Local problems also about guns

Sunday morning shortly after 11 a.m., police officers pored over a car left on a grassy field at Payne Street near Van Avenue, trying to determine […]
January 27, 2016

South Louisiana facing troubles shared by U.S.

Ask an offshore worker how business is, and the worry is palpable. Ask a service company about business, and the story is much the same. Ask […]