Bill would put target on tax elections
State Sen. Bret Allain, R-Franklin, wants lawmakers to pass a constitutional amendment that would force local governments and political subdivisions to adhere to new guidelines for tax elections. T...
Poverty Point mired in Mid-East politics
For summer vacation two years ago, Jackie and I determined to travel to somewhere exotic and faraway, where none of our friends had gone before us. So we struck out for northeast Louisiana, deep in...
Letters to the editor
Dear Editor: Any courtroom in China or Iran could have been the scene: An 84-year-old Catholic nun in prison garb, chained hand-and-foot and surrounded by heavy marshals, is shuffled jangling into ...