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03/11/2017
Spring is in the air, even if it’s not quite there on the calendar. This year, as you shake off the cobwebs from winter and start tidying up around your home and yard, why not also do some financial...
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03/11/2017
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The funny thing about laughter is that it does more than just leave you with a smile. Laughter has been proven to lead to better health. Who knew? According to research from California’s Loma Linda...
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03/09/2017
There’s certain hours of the day where a call comes through and nothing good will come out of the conversation. The type of calls to put a lump inside your throat or make your heart drop when you see...
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03/08/2017
Cool things happen after dark. Like the night Louisiana Tech University art teachers Nick Bustamante and Whitney Causey sketched the design on the south wall of the Rainwater Building for Ruston’s...
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03/07/2017
Registration for 4-H summer camp began Feb. 21. for all fourth, fifth and sixth graders. Because 4-H Summer Camp is one of the most important events that 4-H offers for youth, planning has to start...
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03/06/2017
All this Oscars brouhaha has set me to thinking about my love affair with classic movies. If you’ve known me a while, you’re aware of this fascination. My perceptive students at Louisiana Tech...
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03/05/2017
My mom and I had a great, loving relationship. Seldom — I can count the number of times on one hand — that we ever had an argument that reached the heights of, say, Mike Tyson vs. Evander Holyfield...
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03/05/2017
The Bass Masters tour has been on the map for years with professional anglers from across the country with names like Dance, Martin and Van Dam having their success on the tournament trail splashed...
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03/05/2017
Signs, signs — everywhere a sign. Mardi Gras has come and gone — all the purple, green and gold has faded away. Now we’re beginning to see the colors of our newest season — yellow and green. That...