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06/18/2013
“The Great Outdoors,” I consider this phrase a very common one, but trends of today would lead us to believe that today’s youth may not be quite so familiar with it. Youth today are more familiar...
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06/17/2013
The annual Peach Festival has arrived. Well, the final preparations are being wrapped up and the kick-off festivities are only a few days away, but for the most part, the Peach Festival is here and...
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06/15/2013
Perhaps the kindest thing that can be said about the 2013 Regular Session of the Legislature is that it didn’t result in the need for a follow-up Special Session. After confrontation, consternation,...
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06/15/2013
Happy Father’s Day. I could write endless pages. But when writing I might remember Our Father, as He said through his scribe so long ago: “Train up a child in the way which he should go, and when he...
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06/15/2013
With the pace of higher-education costs rising faster than the general Consumer Price Index (CPI), it’s easy to understand why saving enough money to fund a child’s college education has become a...
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06/15/2013
At long last, summer is almost here — which may mean it’s time to put together your traveling plans. Still, while you and your family may enjoy going on a summertime trip, there’s one part of your...
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06/15/2013
Question: When I retire from the state, I will be able to retire with a pension that covers all my needs — me and my wife don’t spend much money. Since I don’t plan to spend any of the money in my...
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06/15/2013
Some observations, notes and quotes on the sports beat with your Sunday morning cup of coffee: • June has opened with a bang for the Davison family of Ruston. Well, make that with a hole-in-one and a...
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06/15/2013
It’s been a good, but different, kind of week. Certainly not as glamorous as New York, but nice to be back home. At our monthly Young at Heart luncheon, which we do once a month, as we did at Temple...
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06/14/2013
In a little over a year I’ve had the chance to watch my family grow and change. Some were unexpected, while others we knew would happen in due time. That is sort of the approach that has been taken...