Law allows they still serve
Lyrics from the title song of the Eagles’ Grammy-award winning album “Hotel California” contain the nightmarish description of a place where, “You can check out any time you like, but you can never leave.” »»

Ice shuts down parish
Union Parish’s annual brush with Old Man Winter ground things to a halt earlier this week. Slid to a stop may be a more accurate description. And at press time Tuesday, it looked like an additional touch might be on its way. »»

Body of missing Marion woman found
Publicly sharing her faith in God with thousands of people every day is something Sharon McKinnie “didn’t ask for.” »»

Budget problems impact state park
Just over a month ago, Lt. Gov. Jay Dardenne named Dwight Landreneau to lead the Louisiana Office of State Parks. Two weeks later, Landreneau learned he would have less to lead. »»

Paving the way to progress
Even before the town of Farmerville formally received a gift, plans were in place on how it could be used. Troy Culp, owner of Arkansas Stone in West Monroe, donated a load of 18,000 bricks to the town as his way of saying “Thanks” for almost 40 years of support from the community. »»