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06/07/2014
June is a popular month for weddings. If you’re getting married this month, you no doubt have many exciting details to discuss with your spouse-to-be. But after you get back from the honeymoon, you’...
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06/07/2014
In my second year of seminary, I took a class called Systematic Theology. The course was challenging in many ways, and part of the readings were about creation and God’s care and concern for all of...
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06/06/2014
I’ve been thinking about these school shootings lately ­— wondering why it seems like all of a sudden troubled kids think shooting up their schools and killing their schoolmates is the solution to...
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06/05/2014
Most anyone who knows me knows I’m from Union Parish — and proud of it. Sure it has it’s quirks and, yes, even its cliques like any other small town does, but it’s actually a pretty great place....
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06/04/2014
It’s no great shock that 5th District Rep. Vance McAllister has evidently not totally ruled out a re-election bid after all. The first-term lawmaker, who some media outlets dubbed “the kissing...
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06/03/2014
Although late winter is generally the ideal time for pruning chores, many of our spring-blooming shrubs are best pruned immediately after flowers have faded. Observing the plants in north Louisiana...
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06/03/2014
Looking for some great learning opportunities for your children this summer? Summer workshops will teach your children skills that will last a lifetime. Myself and volunteers Beth Liberatos and...
Washington, Jerrilene.
06/02/2014
The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) and its Ruston chapter issue the following statement about the May 23 tragedy in Santa Barbara, California: NAMI shares the sadness of other Americans...
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06/02/2014
If you or someone you love is a victim of domestic violence, there is encouraging news from this year’s legislative session in Baton Rouge. Compared to last year, when shelters were threatened with...
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06/02/2014
As June 1 rolled around yesterday, the annual hurricane season kicked off. While we don’t have to have the same concerns as our coastal brethren in south Louisiana, experience has shown we can be...