Memorial Day Weekend in Chicago

Here is the headline from the Chicago Sun Times: 4 dead, 53 wounded in Memorial Day weekend shootings And some details: The total number of people shot during Memorial Day weekend this year has surpassed 2015, when 55 people were shot, 12 fatally, over the holiday weekend. The really Sad thing?  We've reached the point where this is … Continue reading Memorial Day Weekend in Chicago

State Representative Objects to the Declaration of Independence

By:  Pat Austin SHREVEPORT – I was travelling last week visiting family in Iowa when State Representative Barbara Norton (D-SHV) made national news.  There I was, enjoying my hearty Midwest breakfast at the Sale Barn Café in Lamoni, Iowa, when Rep. Barbara Norton pops up on my Facebook feed declaring the Declaration of Independence a … Continue reading State Representative Objects to the Declaration of Independence