In the early 1800s, when European nations were constantly fighting each other or threatening to do so, at least one man thought the Acadiana coast was one of the safest places in the world to be.
NRECA is the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association. Its roots go back the Rural Electrification Act of 1936.
(Author’s Note: This column originally appeared in the Banner about 10 years ago. Pete Cooper Jr. passed away Tuesday.
Part of the policy yield from six lawmaking sessions held over the past 18 months came into view this past weekend when several new laws were enacted.
It is getting extremely difficult to keep track of the ever increasing number of fading Hollywood stars threatening to harm or kill President Donald Trump.