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February 28 09:36 AM
Like it or not, Shreveport’s next mayor will inherit three grossly underfunded pension plans with outstanding funding liabilities exceeding two hundred million dollars ($2,000,000,000). Much like long-deferred water and sewage infrastructure projects, the pension plan elephant is in the room and should not be ignored.
February 28 09:35 AM
First of all, this was not a peerreviewed scientific report, even though it is promoted as such. “Peer review” simply means that the results from a scientific study are written in the form of a manuscript that is sent to several scientists in the same area of research (i.
February 28 09:35 AM
Preachers are known for their enjoyment of talking, so it should come as no surprise to anyone that I talk in my sleep. At least, that’s what Laura tells me. I slept through a sermon that I was preaching in my sleep. Now there’s a switch: the pastor slumbering through his own sermon!.
February 21 09:46 AM
Don Weir, Jr. is a classic example. Since last fall he was an “announced” candidate to run for Judge Scott Crichton’s seat on the Caddo bench. Weir had obtained endorsements of over 170 attorneys. This past week he dropped out of the race, citing “family reasons.
February 21 09:46 AM
of her pants” while being booked. Jailers found four grams of meth inside the woman. In another example, Teresa Bond was asked to “spread and cough” while being booked into the Jones County Adult Detention Center.
February 21 09:46 AM
I used to really mess with my grandmother when I was a kid. I would come in, and when the time was right, I’d ask, “Hey, Maw- Maw, whatever happened to that guy on your soap opera that was dating the older woman and he found out she was his mother?”...
February 14 12:23 PM
I am a concerned citizen and a taxpayer. I read the article in your paper last week about Sam Curry being arrested for auto theft. I have known Sam and his family my whole life, and I don’t believe he is guilty of this. He was the best police chief Vivian ever had, and he has done a lot for the community.

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