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05/22/2017
At a recent charity event in Ruston benefitting the Pine Hills Advocacy Center, as the father of a victim of child sexual abuse; I was asked to give my testimony. Here are my remarks: For the next...
05/22/2017
Sometimes, a writer hits Ye Olde Block and the words just don’t want to appear on an iPhone, iPad or computer screen. This is one of those times. Maybe it’s a case of simply having too many subjects...
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05/20/2017
Question: I pay a lot of insurance premiums and sometimes I just feel insurance poor. Is that unusual? Answer: Sometimes stupid things spoken by clever people can sound very wise. I suspect you’ve...
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05/20/2017
You probably won’t see it on your calendar, but May 29 is 529 College Savings Day, or 529 Day for short. This day, named after the 529 plan, a popular college-savings vehicle, is designed to promote...
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05/20/2017
Protecting your retirement nest egg and sustaining your retirement income are challenging enough. Taking precautions to help guard your investments from fraud is important. People who are older can...
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05/20/2017
Louisiana has long been known as the world’s “incarceration capital.” But if proposed legislation passes in upcoming weeks, the number of people behind bars in our state could significantly lessen,...
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05/19/2017
In a cute house on a quiet street in Grambling lives a couple who have shared more than 60 years of adventures and love. As I pulled into the driveway, the Rev. Henry Island waved me inside and led...
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05/18/2017
Action definitely speaks louder than words. State Rep. Helena Moreno, D-New Orleans, is embodying that statement with her recent approach to prevent opioid overdoes in Louisiana. Moreno has been...
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05/17/2017
Bella learned to ride her bicycle without training wheels last week. It was a little tenuous at first; her daddy had to hold the back of the bike and push her off. But now, she cuts the turns in the...
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05/16/2017
RSVP is an abbreviation of a French phrase meaning “please respond to this invitation.” Why does it seem so difficult to respond to an invitation? Obviously someone thinks enough of you to invite...