Moore: Books, books, books

Reading is a passion of mine. One that I can indulge myself in for hours, if nothing comes along to interfere. However, the daily...

Specht: Cooperation is key for economic development

Did you know that an automotive manufacturer once looked at Webster Parish to locate a plant? The details are sketchy, but not uncommon in...

Specht: Newspapers have been a source of solid journalism

“Drain the Swamp should be changed to Drain the Sewer - it's actually much worse than anyone ever thought, and it begins with the...

Specht: It’s time to get out and vote

No one likes taxes, especially me. However, they are a necessary evil, and actually can be quite beneficial if they are levied for the...

Specht: Let’s put our best face on

In the 1970s television show, “Fantasy Island,” the lead character, Mr. Roarke, would introduce all the guests of the week, and their fantasies. It...

Waguespack: Time to reboot the boot

As a dad, one of my duties at home is to be a “fix-it” guy. While I may not be the handiest person out...

Analysis: Constitutional convention talk growing louder

So many of the rules controlling Louisiana’s taxes and government spending are locked up in the state constitution that some lawmakers think it’s time...

Haven’t We Learned Our Lesson Yet?

By Ed Feulner  Here’s a perspective check for you: When I first came to Washington, D.C. more than 50...

Senate abortion vote was puzzling, dangerous

The abortion debate has been a political football for years. However, the actions of Senate Democrats on Monday are puzzling to say...

(FREE) 30 miles from one of the ‘Biggest’ cities in America

Did you know you were less than 30 miles from “fat?” It’s true, according to a WalletHub study. Shreveport...