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10/29/2013
Holidays have a weird way of making people nostalgic. Since I don’t have any children yet, I don’t watch the Disney Channel unless I’m stuck in a doctor’s waiting room with nothing better to do. I’...
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The saying goes that if you get stuck with lemons, make lemonade. That’s what Grambling State University appears to be doing in the midst of the ongoing football team saga — turning a sour situation...
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10/27/2013
In the summer of 1985 you could practically set your clock by O.A. “Bum” Phillips. Just as sure as the Kansas City Southern would zip through Ruston on its regular 12 noon schedule, the folksy...
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10/26/2013
Thursday is Halloween. When I was a child, this was a day of great anticipation. I was not so much interested in the costumes, but my focus was an excessive ingestion of chocolate candy. When...
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10/26/2013
Question: Debt is such a big problem in this country. The government keeps borrowing more money. It seems like people are losing their houses and going bankrupt more than ever before. Has anyone ever...
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10/26/2013
An investment sea change has been occurring in the past few years: Mutual fund investors have been shifting some or all of their assets to passively managed vehicles. For many, exchange-traded funds...
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10/26/2013
Halloween is upon us. Of course, whether you’re navigating the dark corridors of a “haunted house” or just dealing with the “creepy” characters coming to your door demanding candy, you’re probably...
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10/26/2013
The summer of 2002 began as a season of sunshine and expectation, but quickly led to a dark time in our marriage. After losing our baby in the first trimester, our hope of becoming parents was put on...
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10/25/2013
During my senior year of college, I decided to take yet another history class really to just fill space in my schedule. Little did I know that class would bring a whole new appreciation for a...
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10/25/2013
The lights are bright. The room is cold and sterile.  Imagine you’re just 4 years old, scared and you’re sitting in a police station or in a medical examination room.  The strangers around you look...