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01/11/2014
I’ve spent this week with Susan and Jonathan and enjoyed every minute of it. Great-grandbaby Sydney still had unopened Christmas presents, so although New Year’s has come and is moving on, we had...
01/11/2014
If you’re uninsured, there’s still time to sign up for health insurance on the Health Insurance Marketplace and avoid the penalty. The Affordable Care Act requires that most Americans obtain health...
01/10/2014
A few months ago, I ran across a little mystery involving some very old tombstones in Union Parish that had the last name Brewster. Ebenezer Cemetery is located on the corner of Hicks-Frazier Road...
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01/10/2014
Before the Christmas holidays I had the chance to swing by the Lincoln Parish Museum to talk with James White and Margaret Ann Emory, museum director, about an exhibit they currently have on display...
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01/09/2014
“Rest and be thankful.” — William Wordsworth On Sunday night, I taught the teenagers in my youth group about gratitude. Yes, we just came out of the holidays that emphasize the importance of being...
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01/08/2014
When Ruston Mayor Dan Hollingsworth was notified several weeks ago that the city is in line for an additional $4 million from the state for the Tarbutton Road interchange project, he was quick to...
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01/07/2014
If you live or work on a farm, ranch or other agricultural enterprise you have lots of potential to supplement your existing income through the addition of agritourism opportunities. Today’s...
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01/06/2014
There’s a reason I live in Louisiana and have for nearly all of my life. And there’s a reason the farthest north I’ve ever lived is Arkansas. Today is a prime example of that reason. I grew up in...
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01/06/2014
Out with the old and in with the new. No stigma. No regrets. No blame. No lack of information. New Year’s Resolutions to achieve in 2014: • Educate yourselves about mental health. • Read the Leader’s...
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01/05/2014
A sports fan in Lincoln Parish would have been best to keep a scorecard handy during 2013. Not for keeping up with the players, but for administrative changes. This was one the busiest seasons ever...