Letters to the editor

  • Mother thanks players, parents

    I would like to share a very touching and proud moment I witnessed during a recent E.D. White eighth-grade baseball game.

  • Explain the consequences

    In regards to the young boy who was caught allegedly taking a handgun to school recently, I agree with the decision of the Sheriff’s Office and School Board to make an example of this boy.

  • What about term limits?

    Pistol packing legislators, budgets built out of bubble gum and hay wire, cutting funds for schools and raising expectations.

  • Egg industry promotes cruelty

    This Easter, why not enjoy some vegan chocolate eggs rather than eggs laid by hens in tiny wire mesh cages?
    Approximately 95 percent of the eggs produced in America come from factory-farmed hens.

  • Exports could threaten jobs

    The Ukraine-Russia crisis has Congress rushing to consider legislation to accelerate exports of natural gas, which will increase U.S. natural gas and electricity prices. This is despite the fact that the U.S. will not have any LNG export terminals...

  • The kindness of strangers

    My 14-year-old daughter, my husband and I experienced the kindness of strangers from Houma at the soccer complex on Little Black Bayou Road when my daughter was injured during a game recently.

  • How much longer will this go on?

    How much longer will we put up with the political situation? To clarify my political affiliations, I am a registered independent and have no obligations to any party. I support people who espouse my conservative principles, no matter what their...