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09/21/2014
Question: Years ago, my family bought stock in a small community bank where they lived. The bank sold several times to bigger and bigger banks. The stock price went up a lot. But when the financial...
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09/20/2014
As an investor, you’re well aware that, over the short term, the financial markets always move up and down. During your working years, you may feel that you have time to overcome this volatility. And...
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09/20/2014
The attack on the Second Amendment has come home to me personally. It is not that this was totally unexpected, but as they say on one pre-game football program, “C’mon Man!” I wrote my column a...
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09/20/2014
Have you ever seen the television show “NUMB3RS” that ran from 2005-10? It’s still on periodically and is one of my go-to shows when I’m up in the middle of the night. In it, a brilliant...
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09/20/2014
Several years ago, at our first meeting, the (now ex-) girlfriend of one of my brother-in-law’s gave me a book. We had talked a few times before meeting, and she knew I’d like it — and she was right...
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09/20/2014
What a day I had today. Makes me tired to think about it, but happy too. Becky and Harold from Ruston have been here with us for a few days and are going home today. Remember, I’m writing this before...
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09/19/2014
I remember riding in the front seat of the car with no seat belt while my mom drove. I even remember getting to “drive” when I was about Asher’s age. On beautiful spring and summer days, I remember...
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09/18/2014
With all of the threats around us from countries and organizations who just plain don’t like the good ol’ U. S. of A., the biggest threat is our lack of strategy. Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul, a 2016...
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09/17/2014
Grambling State University celebrates Founder’s Day in September each year. The institution recalls its historical roots when the North Louisiana Colored Agricultural Relief Association contacted...
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09/17/2014
One thing is for certain: When the Nov. 4 primary is over, Ruston will have a new mayor. But that’s old news. What’s not so certain is what is going to happen in the four contested board of aldermen...