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  • YOUR TURN - Life Beyond Katrina

    YOUR TURN - Life Beyond Katrina

    Friday, August 28 2015 11:50 AM EDT2015-08-28 15:50:23 GMT
    This week’s “Your Turn” segment goes to Sharon LeCoq. LeCoq sent us a very complimentary email regarding our special documentary, “Life Beyond Katrina.” More >>
    This week’s “Your Turn” segment goes to Sharon LeCoq. LeCoq sent us a very complimentary email regarding our special documentary, “Life Beyond Katrina.”More >>
  • Your Turn - Lowering Academic Scores

    Your Turn - Lowering Academic Scores

    Friday, August 7 2015 3:37 PM EDT2015-08-07 19:37:44 GMT
    This week’s “Your Turn” segment goes to Michele Stead Lamar. Lamar joined dozens of others in an overwhelmingly negative reaction to the news about lowering academic standards to play sports in East Baton Rouge Parish schools.More >>
    This week’s “Your Turn” segment goes to Michele Stead Lamar. Lamar joined dozens of others in an overwhelmingly negative reaction to the news about lowering academic standards to play sports in East Baton Rouge Parish schools.More >>
  • EDITORIAL-YOUR TURN Hot School Buses

    EDITORIAL-YOUR TURN Hot School Buses

    Friday, August 14 2015 11:03 AM EDT2015-08-14 15:03:57 GMT
    This week’s “Your Turn” segment goes to Gary Dunaway. Dunaway thinks it’s too hot for our school buses not to be air conditioned, and he took the time to write us a letter about it.More >>
    This week’s “Your Turn” segment goes to Gary Dunaway. Dunaway thinks it’s too hot for our school buses not to be air conditioned, and he took the time to write us a letter about it.More >>
  • OUR TURN - Men's Health Conference

    OUR TURN - Men's Health Conference

    Tuesday, August 18 2015 12:57 PM EDT2015-08-18 16:57:07 GMT
    We often joke about the cultural differences between men and women, but there’s one difference between the sexes that’s not a laughing matter.More >>
    We often joke about the cultural differences between men and women, but there’s one difference between the sexes that’s not a laughing matter. Men don’t go to see a doctor when they should.More >>
  • OUR TURN: Officer LaValley

    OUR TURN: Officer LaValley

    Tuesday, August 11 2015 12:28 PM EDT2015-08-11 16:28:46 GMT
    He was a humble, young man who did not want to be the center of attention, but this past week, he was.More >>
    He was a humble, young man who did not want to be the center of attention, but this past week, he was. Friends, family members and fellow law enforcement officers from all over the state and nation focused their thoughts and prayers on 29-year-old Thomas LaValley.More >>
  • OUR TURN - Body Cameras

    OUR TURN - Body Cameras

    Tuesday, August 4 2015 12:00 PM EDT2015-08-04 16:00:02 GMT
    It's a shame we live in a world where we have to talk about putting body cameras on police officers, but that is where we live. More >>
    It's a shame we live in a world where we have to talk about putting body cameras on police officers, but that is where we live. The indictment of an Ohio police officer for murder last week reminds us of the value of these cameras.More >>
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