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Dealing with poverty in Ruston

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She telephoned asking for help in turning an outbuilding behind her house into livable space. She needed the money a small apartment would produce, she said.

“My income is not enough to sustain me,” she said, and with very little prodding began to talk about what had taken her from a job at the now-closed Northeast Supports and Services Center to being a statistic.

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