Our View

April 15, 2014

OUR VIEW: Easter’s a celebration of life’s blessings

It sure seems like time has been flying by since the year’s last Mardi Gras parade glided through the streets and the Lenten season began. But […]
April 22, 2014

OUR VIEW: Jail vote vital for Lafourche

Lafourche Parish needs a new jail, and this is beyond debate. The matters of how to fund construction and how many beds to install, however, are […]
April 29, 2014

OUR VIEW: Time for state to fix budget shortfall

What happens when you promise Paul you’ll rob Peter and pay Paul with Peter’s money but Peter, with swollen eyes and missing teeth and pockets turned […]
May 8, 2014

OUR VIEW: Hasty laws not smart prevention of incident

Politicians say many things when they want support for a pet cause. Lafourche Councilman John Arnold is no different. Arnold wants to tighten the parish’s restrictions […]