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05/09/2014
A buddy and I were talking the other day. He was having some issues with a friend of his. He went on and on about his friend’s failings. After listening for a while — and I don’t know why the idea...
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05/08/2014
One of the largest celebrations in the Americas just took place, but most of us don’t know why — I’m talking about Cinco de Mayo. The Hispanic culture has always intrigued me. Well, I say always. I...
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05/07/2014
You might think that softball was derived from baseball, but you would be off the mark. The game of softball originated in Chicago on Thanksgiving Day in 1887. A group of about 20 college men...
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05/07/2014
Gov. Bobby Jindal never gives up. Despite the fact that his chances of being the 2016 Republican presidential nominee appear to be slim, Jindal keeps on trying. Take, for example, his recent flip-...
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05/06/2014
Not many plants can grow in the low light levels cast by large trees, including southern turf grasses. In most cases it is better to plant plants that are shade tolerant, like many ground covers or...
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05/06/2014
Livestock is still one of the popular projects that we have in 4-H. One of the important things to realize is that a livestock project can be for anyone. It’s not just about teaching young people to...
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05/05/2014
Don’t you love living in a small town? As a military kid, I moved more than 15 times and attended 11 schools before I graduated from high school. When I moved to Ruston in 1983, I was taken aback...
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05/05/2014
I spent the first six weeks of my life encased in glass at West Jefferson Hospital, a suburb of New Orleans. Kind of like a fish in an aquarium, I had my own small living space surrounded by the real...
05/04/2014
A cornucopia of notes along the Lincoln Parish (and elsewhere) sports trail: • Add the name of Trey Hadnot to the list of outstanding athletes from Ruston High School. The sprint/relay star at...
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05/04/2014
Mike Green was ahead of his time. Oh, he perfectly fit into the era (1969-73) in which he played at Louisiana Tech University. It was just that he was one of those rare athletes who comes along maybe...