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December 27 06:40 AM
Joshua made it very clear. The children of Israel had a choice to make. Would they serve the God of their father Abraham or the gods of the pagans? In the Old Testament book that bears his name, he made his choice. "As for me and my house, we will serve the Lord" (Joshua 24:15e).
December 26 06:03 AM
Seemingly, Shreveport’s new Mayor Ollie Tyler (as of Saturday, Dec. 27) is confused about her new job. Yes, she will be Shreveport’s next mayor – and its first female African-American at that. (Hazel Beard was the first female mayor, and Cedric Glover the first black mayor.
December 26 06:03 AM
BATON ROUGE, La. – Louisiana Representative Valarie Hodges (Denham Springs) was an integral part of a delegation of Southern lawmakers who recently witnessed and received briefings on the Center for Health Care Services’ (CHCS) Restoration Center jail diversion program and Haven for Hope homeless shelter in San Antonio, Texas.
December 26 06:03 AM
“I am happy that Alan Gross has returned to his family after being imprisoned — but he should have been released without conditions. This is just one more sign that shows the president has no strategy for leading on an international stage. His policy of appeasement toward Cuba and oth er.
December 19 10:05 AM
Actually, the delivery will be a little late … like two days. And whether the citizens of Shreveport will be happy with Santa’s deliveries —- in the long run — is a story yet to be told. Saturday, Dec. 27, will be historic … and not just for the first Duck Commander Independence Bowl.
December 19 10:05 AM
What does Congress have against family farmers and ranchers? The $1.1 trillion spending bill passed last week included the full version of the so-called GIPSA rider passed earlier by the House of Representatives. A rider is a legislative provision attached to a larger spending bill.
December 19 10:05 AM
Another phone call in the middle of the night. Another notification by my team, “Colonel, we have a fatal crash with four dead in Avoyelles.” As I sit here awake, I can’t help but recall the phone calls I’ve received or made over my seven years as superintendent and 34 years as a state trooper.
December 19 10:05 AM
District 3 State Senator JP Morrell (D-New Orleans) urges state law enforcement and criminal justice agencies across the state handling untested sexual assault DNA collection kits to report the number of untested kits in their possession to the Louisiana State Police (LSP) crime lab by the January 1, 2015 deadline set by new state law.
December 19 10:05 AM
First, He would be sinless. In the Bible, we are told Jesus Christ was conceived in his mother's womb by the Holy Spirit. This was revealed to the man who would be His earthly father, Joseph, by an angel.

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