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State coast getting share of plastics
August 31 at 4:46 pm
Perhaps we should change the name of the Gulf of Mexico to the “Gulf of Plastics,” according to a survey made by Mark Benfield, an LSU oceanographer.

There’s good and bad in St. Charles Parish
August 09 at 2:11 pm
There has been good news and bad news about the safety of being in St. Charles Parish lately.

Peacefulness should be the way of our lives
June 15 at 10:00 am
Terror struck the world again when as a motor vehicle steered off the road on London Bridge and plowed into more than 20 people, turning an area of bars and restaurants into a scene of human screams, injuries and deaths.

Hurricane season is now underway
June 07 at 2:50 pm
It’s been a record 12 years since a Category 3 or above hurricane has made landfall in the United States since Hurricane Wilma did so in October 2005.

Federal permitting could be a problem
May 25 at 5:36 pm
Our state is trying its best to firm up our southern Gulf of Mexico coast and make it a place for landings and pickups on our North American continent.

State roads, bridges are suffering
May 18 at 6:53 pm
Louisiana civil engineers do not rate their state travel infrastructure highly according to a report they recently gave it: State roads got a “D” and bridges a “D-plus.”

Southeast Louisiana has great music
May 10 at 2:39 pm
Welcome to reality in case you were tuned in to Jazz Fest this past week, which kept Southeast Louisiana tapping its feet to the best musical sounds in the country - if not the world.

Historic message of monuments is not good
May 04 at 1:37 pm
The time has come for our monumental statues to be removed from so much public attention.

Master plan gets approval
April 27 at 5:21 pm
If you took a trip to Grand Isle this past Easter weekend, you were probably amazed and disappointed at the size of the beach there along some parts of the island.

Gov. Edwards says he won’t seek cuts in coastal restoration
February 23 at 2:37 pm
Gov. John Bell Edwards gave us a note of confidence last Thursday when he announced he won’t propose cuts in funding coastal restoration projects in Louisiana at the legislative special session.

Super Bowl was spectacular, indeed
February 10 at 1:35 pm
It was quite a weekend that featured the Super Bowl.

State’s oil recession is about over
January 27 at 10:00 am
Cheer up, Louisiana. The oil recession is about to be over.

Now, it’s getting to be Mr. Trump’s time
January 20 at 11:21 am
Get ready, Louisiana and all of the United States of America. Our country will be entering a new phase of
its history.

Bad news about our shrinking coast
January 13 at 3:20 pm
For 10 years now, Louisiana citizens have had to envision the destruction of their valuable coastal lands from consumption by the Gulf of Mexico. That has been one of the outlooks as the coastal waters rise to engulf our seashore more and more.

Let’s give Payton time to move ahead
January 06 at 10:45 am
As the New Orleans Saints season comes to an end, we have to pay tribute to our head coach Sean Payton who carried through with good football coaching many years for the team next door to our hometowns of Luling, Destrehan, etc., etc.

Happy New Year – we hope!
December 30, 2016 at 11:00 am
As the year we are about to leave behind us goes its way, we hope there can be better days ahead than some of those we experienced in 2016 and before.

Deepening Mississippi should bring business
December 23, 2016 at 3:00 am
Port business in the State of Louisiana should take a big increase in the future with the planned deepening of the Mississippi River south of Baton Rouge to the Gulf of Mexico

Castro’s departure could be future benefit
December 16, 2016 at 5:47 pm
The death of Fidel Castro left a void in the western hemisphere of the world that could be viewed as a benefit to our future.

Orgeron gets the big job
December 02, 2016 at 10:23 am
We’re glad to see a homegrown Cajun has earned the job of head football coach at LSU.

Get ready, Louisiana. Time to vote again.
November 25, 2016 at 5:06 am
Your election season is not over yet.


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