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July 28, 2010

100 days later, spill is still disastrous

It’s official; we’ve reached the 100-day mark. After President Barack Obama hit that milestone, national media heralded his platform. In that short span, we were told […]
August 4, 2010

La.’s tax structure deserves overhauling

Because of large state budget cuts, some services once funded with state tax dollars will have to be funded with local dollars – or not at […]
August 18, 2010

Candidates, start your mudslinging…

The countdown to the Aug. 28 primaries is officially under way. For readers who are new to the area, this is the time of year when […]
August 25, 2010

Katrina remnants still with us today

It’s been five years since Hurricane Katrina sent south Louisiana scurrying for safety. She beat and battered our shores, demolished levees and destroyed homes and lives […]