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Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2019
Perkins is stuck with Shreveport Police Chief Alan Crump until his retirement. This is expected by mid-year, but it could be sooner. In the meantime, Perkins can implement new strategies for dealing with crime working with substitute SPD Chief Ben Raymond.
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Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018
Incumbent District F representative Lynch was defeated by the Rev. James E. Green by a 53 percent to 47 percent margin. In 2014 Lynch won the seat outright in the primary with 53 percent of the vote; Green had 43 percent. As expected, Council District B will be a runoff between Democrat Levette Fuller and Republican Wendy Vance.
Columns/Opinions
Monday, Nov. 5, 2018
Much like Baton Rouge and Lafayette, the high-tech sector is growing here. The establishment of CSRA and its growth is a good example. Another is the first Tier II data center in Louisiana that is housed in the old Selber Bros. department store – Eatel/Venyu.
Columns/Opinions
Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018
Caddo commissioners are the top paid. And Caddo Parish School Board members the lowest. Based on the budget sizes of each group, commissioners are overpaid by a large measure. And school board members just the opposite. (For the record, the Caddo Commissioners are the highest-paid part-time elected officials in the state.

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