Are you for armed guards at schools?|
|Gun control entirely unacceptable|
Led by the chief provocateur, Barack Obama, perhaps the Left paid attention to a startling remark offered some time ago by the president's former chief of staff.
|How to get it right|
(Editor's Note: The Franklin Sun is a sister newspaper of the Concordia Sentinel.)
|posted Wednesday, October 31st, 2012 @ 6:14 pm||Read More… |
|Elect Mitt Romney|
It is impossible to adequately describe the importance of the Nov. 6 presidential election.
|posted Wednesday, October 24th, 2012 @ 5:50 pm||Read More… |
|GOP strife embarrasses state|
The state Republican Party convention held in Shreveport earlier this month proved once again that Louisiana politics can get messy from time to time.
|posted Wednesday, June 13th, 2012 @ 12:19 pm||Read More… |
|Wealth and the Congress|
A Washington Post analysis of the widening gap of the wealth of members of the Congress compared to the constituents they represent did not tell us anything that we did not already know.
|posted Wednesday, December 28th, 2011 @ 1:00 pm||Read More… |
|Christ's birth greatest story ever told|
The birth of Christ more than 2,000 years ago will always be one of the greatest stories ever told, one of great hope in a world which certainly needs hope more and more as the years pass.
|posted Wednesday, December 21st, 2011 @ 1:58 pm||Read More… |
|Thanksgiving a time to reflect|
While millions of Americans may look upon Thanksgiving as a prelude to the Christmas holidays, we are concerned many Americans do not understand the true meaning of the Thanksgiving holiday. We also fear many Americans do not know the history of Thanksgiving either.
|posted Wednesday, November 23rd, 2011 @ 7:47 am||Read More… |
|Jindal deserves second term|
It's been four years since Louisiana voters embraced a 36-year-old Republican congressman from Kenner and elected him governor.
|posted Tuesday, October 11th, 2011 @ 9:32 pm||Read More… |
President Obama is under intense criticism over his nine-day vacation at Martha's Vineyard, a small island off the coast of Massachusetts known as a summer colony for the affluent.
|posted Wednesday, August 24th, 2011 @ 3:14 pm||Read More… |
|Justice decision right on mark|
Louisiana received some good news this week when the Justice Department informed Attorney General Buddy Caldwell that Justice had no objection to the redistricting plans the Legislature approved for the state's congressional and Public Service Commission districts.
|posted Wednesday, August 3rd, 2011 @ 1:11 pm||Read More… |
|Political solution for a political issue|
In a televised speech to the nation Tuesday night, President Obama called out conservative Republican members of the U.S. House of Representatives. He blamed them for the Congress being unable to reach an agreement on raising the federal government's debt limit.
|posted Wednesday, July 27th, 2011 @ 8:49 pm||Read More… |
|Two wrongs don't make a right|
A billionaire media mogul who has a long track record of supporting conservative politicians and the policies they advocate, Rupert Murdoch most likely did not feel at ease Tuesday when he appeared before a British parliamentary committee to answer questions about his company's activities in a phone hacking scandal that has swept across the United Kingdom.
|posted Wednesday, July 20th, 2011 @ 1:03 pm||Read More… |
|AT&T, T-Mobile merger could benefit state|
In the not too distant future, the Louisiana Public Service Commission will entertain a proposed merger between AT&T and T-Mobile, a company long known for its cellular telephone business but one that also is involved in wireless internet activities.
|posted Wednesday, July 13th, 2011 @ 11:51 am||Read More… |
|Fourth of July has deep meaning|
Each year on July 4, America celebrates its independence that dates back to the year 1776 when 13 American colonies adopted the Declaration of Independence, declaring their freedom from British rule.
|posted Wednesday, June 29th, 2011 @ 1:34 pm||Read More… |
|Walker left his mark|
The University of Louisiana-Monroe community lost a true friend over the weekend when Dr. George T. Walker died at age 98.
|posted Wednesday, June 22nd, 2011 @ 12:52 pm||Read More… |
|Rainy Day amendment deserves support|
A proposed constitutional amendment working its way through the legislative process in the regular session would go a long way in aiding the state's efforts to cope with budget shortfalls in years when the state is strapped for cash.
|posted Wednesday, June 15th, 2011 @ 1:13 pm||Read More… |
|Tressel's resignation a reminder|
Jim Tressel's resignation Monday as head football coach at Ohio State was a stark reminder that college football is out of control.
|posted Wednesday, June 1st, 2011 @ 12:52 pm||Read More… |
|New rule lacks teeth|
A new rule approved by the House of Representatives earlier this week requires the House to approve by a two-thirds vote the use of one-time revenues to balance a budget.
|posted Thursday, May 26th, 2011 @ 4:11 pm||Read More… ||
|Frank Morris Murder Series|