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May 13, 2009

Heroes No Longer Among Us

Day or night, rain or shine, they walk the beat. They’re familiar with our darkest side, and are the first ones we call when troubles arise. […]
May 20, 2009

Difficult days in Lafourche Parish

Lafourche Parish’s nearly 90,000 residents were ready to return to normal this week. After two weeks of heart-wrenching testimony in the first-degree murder trial of Amy […]
May 27, 2009

Lowering the bar on Louisiana’s education

Who knew solving Louisiana’s drop-out problem would be so easy? Just create a new diploma that’s a lot easier to get than today’s. More students will […]
June 4, 2009

Lawmakers shortsighted with equal wage vote

State government officials are falling all over themselves to make Louisiana “business friendly,” but at some point “business friendly” becomes “business stupid.” The Louisiana House crossed […]