Running on Empty
“I don’t know where I’m running now, I’m just running on
Running on-running on empty
Running on-running blind
Running on-running into the sun
But I’m running behind. “
Those lyrics from Jackso...
Letters to the Editor
I would like to make anyone who handles money aware of counterfeit money being spread in Natchitoches. Make sure you check all currency close.
I own and operate Smith Garage. I handle ...
Edwin Edwards, “Who’s he?”
Since none of my publishers bought me a ticket to attend the gala roast of former Gov. Edwin Edwards in the French Quarter last Saturday, my next best option, following his pre-event press conferen...
Vitter pressing GOP advantage
The nation’s debt crisis would be waiting when he flew back to Washington on Monday afternoon, but Sen. David Vitter’s day started with state politics, over breakfast in a Baton Rouge diner, review...
Dog Days of Summer
It’s hot, very hot. Football is too far away. Congress is acting like an unsupervised asylum. Candidates are beginning to crawl out of the woodwork for the state elections this fall, which means ou...
It was a cat, a really big cat
In the early fall of 1948 momma wanted Black Walnuts for a cake. Even then, the truism held, “If momma ain’t happy, ain’t nobody happy.”
I guess momma concluded if her eldest son, Billy Wayne, cou...
Election is about the next one
Democrats were heartened some this week by news that state Sen. Rob Marionneaux of Livonia is mulling over getting into the governor’s race.
A veteran lawmaker now term-limited, Marionneaux ...