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09/06/2013
Aug. 31 was the first game of the season for the Louisiana Tech University Bulldogs and like any good alumna with children, we woke up in game-day spirits. Asher donned the newest of his Tech apparel...
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09/06/2013
On Aug. 29 merely eight years ago, winds moved buildings and roofs, water overflowed stores and tremendous damages to a city full of life made it seem so dull. Killing more than 1,800 people,...
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09/05/2013
I was not your average child. Even before I was old enough to read, I would crawl into my mother’s lap and ask her to read aloud ­— not from Dr. Seuss or Goldenbooks ­­— but from the murder mystery...
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09/04/2013
It was bound to happen. After all, when you spend your monetary reserves — your savings — down past your comfort zone, sooner or later, something’s got to give. And, if you’re the city of Ruston,...
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09/03/2013
The “farm to table” experience is not new, but it’s getting lots of attention nation wide as people are becoming more concerned about how food is grown and processed. As a child growing up on a small...
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09/03/2013
It’s funny how your mind remembers things. In reality, the size of my high school was a lot closer to the size of Ruston High. However, on the few occasions where I visit Simsboro or Choudrant...
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09/01/2013
A new voice in Washington is about to be heard with an upcoming congressional campaign. There is a great deal for a new leader and representative to absorb in a short time as that voice is our only...
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09/01/2013
Much has been made this past of the week of the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington and Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” speech. Caught right up in the midst of the civil rights...
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08/31/2013
Question: Are we really moving forward in this country? We’re supposed to be so rich as a nation, but everyone I know is in debt! Sometimes I wish for the days when times were simpler. Is our...
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08/31/2013
Even if you didn’t take Economics 101 in college, just navigating through the past several years has given you hands-on experience with one of the course’s most valuable lessons: The rise and fall of...