This past week, I’ve had the privilege of covering the Webster Parish School Board and the Webster Parish Police Jury. With my “reporter hat” on, I’ve watched, listened and taken note of the happenings of these governmental bodies.
I’ve been very pleased with what I’ve witnessed. A spirit of cooperation is an ongoing theme of these bodies, both in their interaction with each other, and their interaction with other entities and the public.
I’ve watched people like Police Jury President Jim Bonsall listen to concerns from constituents, not to “shut them up,” but to learn of their needs and offer an answer