Analysis: Non-budget controversies loom in Louisiana session

By MELINDA DESLATTE Associated Press BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — After 10 legislative sessions across three years, you'd think...

Waguespack: Lessons from our Founding Fathers

This weekend, my wife and I took a day trip to New Orleans to check out the musical “Hamilton.” The Broadway hit...

Hanna: ’79 was a good year

Forty years ago, then-Gov. Edwin Edwards was wrapping up his second term in office.   While state law prohibited...

Bastrop newspaper closure strikes close to home

This one struck a little too close to home. After 150 years, The Bastrop Daily Enterprise in Morehouse Parish,...

’79 was a good year

Sam Hanna Jr. Sam Hanna Jr. | Special to the Minden Press-Herald Forty years ago,...

It will take a lot of shoe leather to get a gas tax passed

McHugh David | Livingston Parish News McHugh David Well, the way Dr. Shawn Wilson tells...

American Press on socialism

A number of members of Congress, both old and new, have latched onto socialistic policy proposals that are gaining support both in...

Democratic Party Falling Apart

Editorial Cartoon By Verval Ramsey

(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...