“We have no money to _____.” This has been an all-too-familiar theme from our public bodies for the past several years. In fact, this theme has been repeated as recently as this week at the Minden City Council and the Webster Parish School Board.
At the council, Minden Police Officer Chris Hammontree politely asked the status on raises for the Minden Police Department. He asked about options that were discussed at a workshop nearly two months ago.
At almost exactly the same time, the Webster Parish School Board was passing