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February 20 06:18 AM
In politics, the victor gets the spoils — which means that merit often gives way to who did what and who is related to whom. From day one of the job, the new mayor has targeted the City Attorney’s Office to exercise her political power in a way that sends a message reflective of her days as Caddo schools superintendent.
February 20 06:18 AM
Time is running out for farmers and ranchers that want to participate in the Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP) this year. Feb. 27 is the deadline for the 2015 round. Producers should visit their local NRCS office before that date to initiate the application process.
February 20 06:18 AM
My Louisiana governor has me puzzled again in his quixotic quest to be a player on the national stage. I thought Bobby Jindal was part of a Republican Party that tells government to get off our backs and mind its own business. But he now is apparently on a national pursuit to make us all homogeneous in how we act, live and speak.
February 13 06:31 PM
New Shreveport Mayor Ollie Tyler has her first real appointment to be made in the near future — and it will certainly say much on how she will manage the city. Part of the deal brokered with the old guard Shreveport power structure to put Tyler into office was her selection of former Shreveport Fire Chief Brian Crawford as her CAO.
February 13 07:51 AM
New Shreveport Mayor Ollie Tyler has her first real appointment to be made in the near future — and it will certainly say much on how she will manage the city. Part of the deal brokered with the old guard Shreveport power structure to put Tyler into office was her selection of former Shreveport Fire Chief Brian Crawford as her CAO.
February 13 07:51 AM
One of the all-time great coaches in college basketball passed away this week. North Carolina’s Dean Smith had retired with more wins than any coach in history, along with capturing two national championships. But to those who knew him, and I consider myself in that elite number, he was much more than a coach.

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