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With the approach of summer, homeowners and gardeners will notice the approach of one unwelcome creature in the landscape. Eastern lubber grasshoppers, also known as graveyard grasshoppers, are one...
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Last week, my husband and I were driving home to enjoy our lunch break when we noticed some strange things going on with the car in front of us. The first oddity was that someone was throwing...
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05/27/2013
Last year, I had only been employed at the Ruston Daily Leader only a few months when assigned to the Cook Baptist annual fish fry for service members, retired and active, and their spouses. While...
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05/25/2013
Another graduation season ends. And for 35 years, I’ve thought of the same thing when this heralded time rolls around. It was a beautiful and extra-special day in May 1977 because daddy was home and...
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05/25/2013
Tomorrow is day of gratitude and reflection. It is not just “another” holiday. On Memorial Day, many of us will have the day off from regularly scheduled work. We will gather with families. We will...
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05/25/2013
Question: I am in my mid-thirties and have a professional practice. After reading an article recently, I realized that I am not well protected in the event I become disabled. How much disability...
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This month, the Dow Jones Industrial Average hit a milestone, when, for the first time, it closed above 15,000. Of course, 15,000 is a nice, round number, and it sounds pretty big — but what does it...
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05/25/2013
Smart investing often involves choosing the right assets to meet your specific needs. It can also involve holding those investments in the right types of accounts — particularly when it comes to...
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05/25/2013
Thin as a javelin and weighing no more than a paperweight, Brian Lee “Butch” Smart would have been the last person you would have thought would give cancer a run for its money. When he discovered...
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05/25/2013
Did you ever have a dream you had long decided might never happen? My dream started years ago when Temple Baptist Church was taking a group to New York City. I had promised myself at age 18, when I...