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03/07/2016
My sinuses won’t agree, but I love this time of year. Springtime brings a sense of newness and freshness, and seems to offer all kinds of fun here in Lincoln Parish. For me, it begins this upcoming...
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03/06/2016
So just who is this Eric Konkol? That’s what Louisiana Tech University basketball fans were asking when he was announced as the successor of Mike White as the Bulldogs’ head coach. A year later, we...
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03/06/2016
Very rarely does the national news really hit home for me. Sure there are happenings throughout the nation that we could tie in locally in some way or another, but I don’t find that many stories...
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03/06/2016
Jim and Bill were on a long journey traveling a bumpy highway. Jim asked Bill: “Where are we?” Bill responded: “We are in the state of disarray.” Jim said: “I thought we’re in Louisiana.” Bill...
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03/06/2016
Question: Mom and Dad didn’t really set such a great money management example for us kids. But I can see us all following in their footsteps. One of my brothers actually filed for bankruptcy because...
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03/06/2016
When you leave a job —whether due to layoff or for any reason — you are often faced with a decision about your 401(k) or other retirement plans. Over time, you may be in the same position as many...
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03/06/2016
International Women’s Day is observed Tuesday. Around the world, thousands of events will honor women’s achievements. Yet, women still face challenges in many areas of life — such as their financial...
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03/06/2016
What were some things that you feared as a child? Perhaps you were scared of the dark, or maybe the invisible “monsters” in your closet, or maybe being alone and being away from your parents or...
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03/06/2016
About this time one year ago, I approached Mark Johnson, owner of Mark Johnson Plumbing in Ruston, offering him the opportunity to sponsor a table for the upcoming banquet sponsored by the North...
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03/04/2016
“From this valley they say you are going. We will miss your bright eyes and sweet smile for you take with you all of the sunshine that has brightened our pathway awhile.” That is the first line of “...