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September 02 06:06 AM
A local news reporter where I live posed the question this week as to whether insurance rates for property owners will begin to rise, following the recent South Louisiana flooding. My answer was simple. Of course they will go up. In fact, the cost of insurance would have continued to go up even without the recent flood.
August 26 06:49 AM
Furthermore, whenever I talk to current or former meth users, they always tell me that I would be amazed at how many people are actually using meth. And they say that I would also be amazed when I realized that meth users come from all walks of life..
August 26 06:49 AM
An old out-of-state friend called to touch base, and asked, “How are y’all doing down there?” I told him we were hanging in there, in spite of what seems to be one confrontation and tragedy after and other.
August 26 06:49 AM
The Louisiana State Bond Commission meets monthly to review and approve applications from parishes, municipalities, special taxing districts, and other political subdivisions of the State requesting authority to incur debt. For more information, visit www.
August 19 06:56 AM
I have several posts on my Web site, and I may have also mentioned North Korean meth production in past columns. If you really look, you will soon discover that the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (the official name for North Korea) has had a hand in the production of narcotics for many years.
August 19 06:56 AM
Louisiana poet laureate Randy Newman’s poignant lyrics, written 42 years ago, were right on the money throughout South Louisiana last week. Locals watched helplessly as the rain poured down, day and night, for 10 straight days.
August 12 06:46 AM
I am told time and time again by current and former meth users that I would be shocked and amazed if I really understood how many people were actually using meth and how they literally come from all walks of life. Just wait until you read these cases!.
August 12 06:45 AM
The report includes receipts for sales tax, individual income tax, general severance tax, corporation and franchise tax, gasoline and special fuels tax and miscellaneous taxes cash receipts. The report does not include gambling revenues, fees, self-generated revenue and statutory dedications.

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