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October 31 09:30 AM
Dear Mr. Lawler, As always, I love your paper, and I appreciate the opportunity to comment. Let me first say I have no connection with any public official running for office, and, in fact, am not real sure who I will choose for the various offices. I just want to tell everyone — GO VOTE!.
October 31 09:30 AM
Tuesday, Nov. 4, will be the day of reckoning for Shreveport voters — and especially for those running for political office. For many, Tuesday will be a holiday, and predictions of possible showers could dampen (literally) plans other than voting. For others, it will be just another work day other than voting.
October 31 09:30 AM
Second, make sure you are an informed voter. Gather all the information you can about the candidates, the issues and the amendments. There is plenty of information out there, but keep in mind, in Louisiana, you only have three minutes to vote. That's not much time, and the ballot is full.
October 24 09:32 AM
After years of government cuts, Louisiana’s community hospitals need a more reliable source of funding to fulfill their mission of providing care for Louisiana’s families. The fact remains that over the past six years base payments to Louisiana’s community hospitals have been severely cut because of the current financial system in Louisiana.
October 24 09:32 AM
When it comes to voter interest, races for judgeships generally rate at the bottom of the political scale. This is especially true when the ballot is filled with the many races and constitutional amendments on the Nov. 4 ballot. The Trina Chu/Charles Tutt race for the Caddo judgeship is an exception to the rule — for many reasons.
October 24 09:32 AM
The Internet is such a powerful tool in modern life, it’s hard for a lot of people to imagine going through their daily routine without using it in some capacity. But for some people in rural communities, accessing the Internet isn’t as easy as just connecting to the wifi network.
October 24 09:32 AM
Barack Obama is on the Devil’s side when it comes to abortion. Satan loves abortion. God hates it. Exodus 20:13 says, “Thou shalt not kill.” Proverbs 6:16-17 says, “These six things doth the Lord hate: Yea, seven are an abomination unto Him: a proud look, a lying tongue, and hands that shed innocent blood.
October 17 05:47 PM
So, they thought they had Jesus on the horns of a dilemma, but, as they soon found out, Jesus was never on the horns of a dilemma. In response to this question, He said, “Render, therefore, unto Caesar the things which are Caesar’s; and unto God the things that are God’s” (Matthew 22:21).
October 17 05:47 PM
a study that found nearly two in every three Louisiana workers had either seen or experienced age discrimination in the workplace. Unfortunately, almost 20 percent of those surveyed said that they weren’t hired for a job due to their age, and nearly 10 percent told us they had been laid off or fired because of their age.

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