God intends our lives to be a portrait of Jesus, and sometimes He must chuckle and sometimes weep at how far we miss the mark. The Apostle Paul described the Galatians as his “children, with whom I am again in labor until Christ is formed in you,” (Galatians 4:19).
In a story out of San Diego, kuow.org reported that methamphetamine seizures at San Diego’s ports of entry have risen by more than 300 percent since 2008, more so than any other drug. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agents at the San Ysidro Port of Entry suggest that more than 70 percent of methamphetamine illegally trafficked into the U.
Greed by public officials is not a new phenomenon, especially in our state. The Caddo Commission, which generally enjoys a good government reputation, has put a new spin on “public service” by a ballot proposition to extend their terms for up to 20 years.
Cory Doctorow, guest of honor at the upcoming FenCon science fiction convention in Dallas, notes (“During the shutdown, some scientists can’t talk about science,” Boing Boing, Oct. 4) that some of his fellow speakers will be unable to speak if the government shutdown continues.
It’s getting to be fall in Shreveport … and these cool mornings will soon bring about a change in leaf colors that we so love and admire. My Mom is heading to the Northeast in a few days to view the fall foliage herself.
In our first report this week, a woman from Auburn, Wash., and her mother found themselves behind bars after the woman’s 22- month-old daughter showed up at an Auburn hospital exhibiting signs of methamphetamine poisoning. Patrice J.
Although the election in Senate District 36 is more then a year away, the battle for voters in Senate District 36 has already begun between State Reps. Henry Burns and Jeff Thompson. This will be a “take no prisoners race,” and even by Bossier standards it promises to be an ugly, no-holdsbarred election.