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March 23rd, 2013

SCHOOL NEWS: SIMSBORO HONOR ROLL

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Simsboro has released the names of those students having achieved the honor roll for the fourth six-week grading period.
“A” Honor Roll
First grade: Richard Canterbury, Bo Collinsworth, Harley Dowing, Moriah Fairley, Taylor Hill, Kadarius Jett, Alana Johnson, Grisham Locke, Bethany Mitchell, Brooklyn Roberson, John Robert Scheer, Kirah Spivey, Stormy Tartar, Luke Waldron, Amayah West and Will Young

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SCHOOL NEWS: GRAMBLING MIDDLE HONOR ROLL

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Grambling Middle School has released the names of the students who achieved honor roll status for the fourth six-weeks reporting period.
Students are listed by academic achievement (minimum 3.0 grade point average) and grade level.
Principal’s List (4.0 GPA)
Grade 6: Amyia Moore
Grade 7: Jordan Ford
Grade 8: Jacobe Boston
Honor roll
Grade 6: Treun Ford, Daizsha Hackney, Aaron Hill, Jalen Jones, Kennedy Minor, Sean Morris, Salina Sampson, Kayla Wiley, Rachael Williams and JuNera Wilson

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Locals selected to state Angus Association Board

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These men and women will serve as the Louisiana board of directors and are picutred at the 2013 Louisiana Angus Association Annual Meeting and Banquet earlier this month in Lecompte. Pictured seated from left to right are Lee Robbins, Ruston, president; Lana Myers, Jennings, vice president; Ray Gendron, Baton Rouge, secretary; and Dale Schexnayder, Port Allen, treasurer. Pictured standing from left to right are Dave Billings, Keithville; Greg Tate, Ville Platte; Edward Hymel, Vacherie; Chris Roussell, Gramercy; Drew Hall, Ethel; Dave Means III, Gloster; Warren Bryan, Ruston; Charles Chicola, Deville; and Kevin Windham, Jena.

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What to do when you gain an inheritance

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A gradual transfer of wealth is occurring among Americans: Baby boomers are starting to receive an estimated $8.4 trillion in inheritances from older generations, according to a paper published by the Center for Retirement Research at Boston College.
Roughly two-thirds of boomer households will receive an inheritance, and the average value of those inheritances is just under $300,000.

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Get ready for some financial Spring cleaning

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Spring is in the air — or, at the very least, it’s on the calendar this week. And if you’re like many people, you may be looking forward to doing some spring cleaning around your house and yard. But this year, why not go beyond your physical environment and do some “sprucing up” of your financial situation?
Here are a few possibilities to consider:

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No such thing as ‘just enough’ when talking about retirement

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Question: How does a person decide how much is enough to retire on? I am not interested in leaving anything to my children, but I do want to have enough to last as long as I do.
Answer: Goldilocks doesn’t exist in retirement planning.

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Bennie Anders: Anyone heard of him lately?

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Willis Reed is the most famous athlete — well, make that person — to come out of Bernice.
But when discussing the incredible number of outstanding basketball players to hail from North Louisiana, there’s another native of that Union Parish town that must be included.

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Tech, USM: A rematch

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Since a 10-point home win against the University of Southern Mississippi in early December, Louisiana Tech University has become a better basketball team.
Of course, so have the Golden Eagles.
All of which should make for an intriguing matchup Monday night (9 p.m.) when the two teams square off at Reed Green Coliseum in Hattiesburg, Miss., for a second-round National Invitational Tournament game.

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Bulldogs win WAC opener

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“Bre’shon popped one and Sam had one later, and it was huge to get Phil an early lead,” Head coach Wade Simoneaux said. “We are in a dogfight every day in this conference and we have to play nine innings to win. We have our hands full (with Seattle), and we have to be ready to go tomorrow.”

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RHS’ Melton: All-State pick

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Ruston High School’s Jerry Melton has been named to the second unit of the annual Class 5A All-State basketball squad chosen by members of the Louisiana Sports Writers Association.
The 6-3 senior averaged 25 points and eight rebounds a game.

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