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05/21/2014
I don’t like to travel. I like to sleep in my own bed, eat my own food — oatmeal and protein bars — and get my clothes out of the closet, not a suitcase. It’s a good thing both for Lincoln Parish and...
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05/20/2014
The headline seems to be more of a science fiction movie title than a garden column title, but cicadas or what some call “locusts” can be a problem in gardens and in peak season of emergence a...
Washington, Jerrilene.
05/19/2014
The Ruston Chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness will celebrate its 28th Anniversary and National Mental Health Month. The program and dinner will be held from 6:30-8 p.m. May 27 in the...
Autrey, Terrie 2014.jpg
05/19/2014
This week, DART received the welcome news that we could apply for a small amount of money from the Louisiana Commission on Law Enforcement, to be designated for training and awareness over the next...
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05/19/2014
I never served in the military. Focused on college in the early 1980s, there was no conflict going on at the time to stir those patriotic feelings that lead many people to enlisting in a service. But...
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05/18/2014
This wasn’t supposed to happen. A No. 12 seeded team finishing as a state champion? Nobody saw this coming. But Cedar Creek’s softball squad did the unthinkable recently by capturing the Class 1A...
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05/17/2014
Nearly four years ago, I convinced my husband — who was my fiance at the time — that our lives would be better with a furry loved one.
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05/17/2014
How does your foot taste? Not literally; recall the adage “putting your foot in your mouth.”
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05/17/2014
Nearly 40 years. That’s the gap that exists regarding Louisiana Tech University’s connection to the coveted Brian Piccolo Award winner. Begun in 1970 to honor the late Chicago Bears’ running back by...
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05/17/2014
We’re having some really crazy weather. A few nights ago it stormed for a couple of hours. When I say stormed, I mean for real. My niece from New Orleans, Jane Newman, came in just before it fell...