They shall not grow old

By JON ALVERSON,

There’s a 100-year-old newspaper on the wall outside my office at the Delta Democrat-Times. It’s lead headline is probably the greatest foreshadowing headline ever written in the history of newspapers.

On Nov. 11, 1918, the lead headline reads simply, “World War Won.”








City needs a manager

By JON ALVERSON,

It’s been a few weeks now since we published a story on the city’s switch away from Clear Water Solutions to Manchac Consulting Group, Inc. to provide similar services.

I heard of the change from various sources around town and was truly impressed by the ability of the Manchac Consulting Group to pull off the move they made.