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Community banks: Clearing a pathway to the American Dream

By Brandt Dufrene

About this time every year Americans embark on spring cleaning.Read More...
April 27 at 5:24 pm
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My mother, Charlotte Todd, lives life to the fullest and died at 100

By Father Wilmer Todd

My mother, Charlotte Lozes Todd, lived to be 100 years old and died on Holy Thursday, April 13, 2017. Read More...
April 27 at 5:22 pm
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Dedicated funds to get a close look in session

Should the Legislature unlock the state’s dedicated funds to free up more money for the budget? Read More...
April 27 at 5:19 pm
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Battle of the PACs begins at Capitol in Baton Rouge

An “armed and ready,” Louisiana-based super PAC called Truth In Politics started taking aim at Gov. John Bel Edwards last week not long after lawmakers convened their spring regular session.Read More...
April 20 at 3:07 pm
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The blood of martyrs has always been the seed of Christianity

By Father Wilmer Todd

Before Jesus left this earth, he commissioned his followers, “Go and make disciples of all nations, baptize them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit. Read More...
April 20 at 10:00 am
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March 2017: The Flood of ‘73

Past Times by Terry JonesRead More...
March 10 at 8:00 am
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Trump could show hand on Louisiana fundraising case

President Donald Trump’s administration could potentially offer a filing in an appeal the Louisiana Republican Party is pushing before the U.S. Supreme Court. Read More...
March 09 at 5:00 am
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Lent is a time to reflect on how much God loves us the way we are

Father Wilmer Todd

When we make resolutions, it’s easier to keep them if we are doing them with others. Read More...
March 03 at 9:00 am
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Political eyes turn to approaching regular session

Less than 24 hours after the Legislature adjourned its special session last week lawmakers serving on the budget committee gathered again at the Capitol to hear Gov. John Bel Edwards’ spending proposal for the next fiscal fiscal year. Read More...
March 03 at 9:00 am
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Destrehan is on the doorstep of history

The Wildcats girls basketball team is in Hammond today (March 2) for its semifinal game against Natchitoches Central. Read More...
March 03 at 6:00 am
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4 simple steps to stop a cyber thief

First National Bank USA is urging consumers to take an active role in protecting their data as its first priority to protect its customers’ money and their financial data.Read More...
February 23 at 2:39 pm
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National political group targeting Gov. Edwards

America Rising Squared and America Rising PAC have been reaching out to reporters in Louisiana on a regular basis since December to push alternative takes on stories involving Gov. John Bel Edwards.Read More...
February 23 at 2:34 pm
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We are all looking for happiness; where are we looking?

Father Wilmer L. Todd

Bishop Sheldon Fabre wrote a Pastoral Letter during Advent entitled “A Reason to Hope.” The following is the first chapter of his Pastoral abbreviated for this column. Read More...
February 17 at 9:30 am
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Cooper: Bringing people together a ‘top priority’

In an interview last week, Mark Cooper said his most important task as Gov. John Bel Edwards’ incoming chief of staff will be to unite people. Read More...
February 17 at 9:22 am
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Edwards campaign expected to report $3.4M raised

Gov. John Bel Edwards raised roughly $3.4 million for his re-election campaign in 2016, his first year in office, and will soon report the total to the state Ethics Administration, according to a spokesperson for the Edwards campaign. Read More...
January 27 at 6:00 am
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Governor may steer clear of legislative races

As January reaches its midpoint, Gov. John Bel Edwards hasn’t decided who he might support in the Legislature’s upcoming special elections in north and south Louisiana. Read More...
January 20 at 11:19 am
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Dutchtown bests Destrehan 9-4 in opening round of playoffs
Dutchtown bests Destrehan 9-4 in opening round of playoffs
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Destrehan found itself in an early hole, and though the Wildcats cut into a nine-run Dutchtown lead with a late surge, the Griffins ended Destrehan's season Tuesday.