SUbscriber Login | NEW SUBSCRIPTION  

Columns

  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
Boatright, T. Scott 14.jpg
08/20/2016
Maybe it’s just a case of bad timing. It’s been debated in the Daily Leader newsroom. Between Aug. 8 and Aug. 14, Louisiana was battered by roughly 6.9 trillion gallons of rain. As the flooding there...
Bleich, Joe C.jpg
08/20/2016
We are not unaffected by the tragedies presently being endured by our neighbors, families and friends in South Louisiana. These folks need our help.
Moore, Byron.jpg
08/20/2016
Question: I am dealing with some financial pressures that I’ve never had before. As a result I am just totally overwhelmed. Some days I can hardly get any sleep. Any advice? Answer: Some financial...
Halbrook, Andy 2016.jpg
08/20/2016
School here in Lincoln Parish is in full swing. If you have young children going to public schools, your biggest expenditures may be on pens, pencils and notebooks. But if you want those same kids to...
Conville, Bobby 2014.jpg
08/20/2016
The process for eliminating debt is anything but an easy-to-solve financial equation. Many people wonder if they should pay off their debt as quickly as possible or invest their money, letting debt...
081916 SenseofPlace C.jpg
08/19/2016
Today’s Art Talk is from NCLAC member and local artist Kate Sartor Hilburn. She and Patricia Tait Jones are collaborating on a wonderful opportunity to showcase Lincoln Parish through photography....
Hawley, Heather.jpg
08/19/2016
Southeast Louisiana is devastated. Thousands of homes are gone, and 13 people are dead due to the historic flooding. Homes have been literally washed way. People have been left with the clothes on...
08/18/2016
“It just kept coming.” That’s how my friend described floodwaters rising to six inches in his Livingston Parish childhood home. I have heard this chilling statement many times. In fact, it haunts me...
Bergeron, Nancy 2014.jpg
08/17/2016
There’s no doubt about it. Robert Edwin Russ wanted the town that bears his name to be a college town. He donated land for and was a trustee of Ruston College, which in 1894 became the Industrial...
Autrey, Terrie 2014.jpg
08/15/2016
What do you get when you take a termite-infested children’s room, several generous supporters and an entire community of givers, a year or more of planning, waiting, and working, and one man’s...