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07/23/2016
In 1987, Mickey Slaughter was inducted into the Louisiana Tech University Athletic Hall of Fame. Three years later, son Bobby Slaughter led all NCAA players in receptions and was chosen as an All-...
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07/23/2016
It was one year ago that an event was held in north Louisiana that had folks excited and turned lots of heads. The inaugural banquet of an organization was held that outdoors people still talk about...
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07/23/2016
It began as a date night with my wife, and ended with a substantial purchase at Lowe’s Home Improvement. Please allow me to explain. Over the past few months, my wife and I have discussed expanding...
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07/22/2016
Something I learned a long time ago is that you have to find those small moments in life where everything seems to quiet and the only thing that really matters is whatever you are focused on at that...
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07/21/2016
Notice the title of my column — “Amaya a city boy?” The title plays on my last name and my New Orleans roots. In correct grammar, my title asks if I really am a city boy. When I moved to Ruston in...
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07/20/2016
Who would have ever thought? Bars and restaurants that serve alcohol in Ruston staying open until 2 a.m.? Heck, not too many years ago, who would have ever thought of bars and restaurants that serve...
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07/16/2016
Sometimes big things come in small packages. I think that will be shown in a couple of weeks, as the documentary “Gleason” hits theaters nationwide July 29. And it’s a documentary that hits home...
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07/16/2016
Salute, pray for and thank them. They are courageous.  They are not totally fearless, although nearly so. They are only human, not superhuman, but they are superior.  Regardless of their specific...
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07/16/2016
Today, women are playing an ever-increasing role in making important financial decisions — whether for themselves or for their families. While many of the basic rules of investing hold true for all...
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07/16/2016
Question: I hired a financial planner to do a plan for me several years ago. I got a nice boiler plate book I did not understand with a lot of recommendations for me to do. I’ve done some of them,...