I was in New orleans recently, enjoying a delicious redfish, when I began to wonder how many redfish were consumed on a typical Saturday night in New Orleans. Where do they all come from? Commercial redfish fishing has been banned for decades.
“Better to light a candle than curse the darkness.” It was the statesman Adlai Stevenson who brought this ancient Chinese proverb back into the current consciousness, when he used it in his tribute at the memorial service for Eleanor Roosevelt in the 1960s.
For those unhappy with the Hinds County criminal justice system, the upcoming elections are a chance to make a change. Two important county positions have attracted viable candidates with impressive credentials.