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10/15/2016
Beginning with 2013 graduates, the Louisiana Department of Education mandated that all students must take the ACT as part of graduation requirements and that these test scores be used when...
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10/15/2016
I grew up in the midst of the first Cold War. And now I’m starting to wonder if my youngest daughter isn’t growing up in the midst of what is seemingly becoming Cold War II. After the end of World...
10/14/2016
I love a good story. Whether in books, movies, video games or comics, a well-told story can draw me into it until I almost believe it’s real. Part of my passion for stories comes from the idea that...
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10/14/2016
As the curtain rose on the opening night of the Ruston Community Theatre’s production of “You Can’t Take It With You,” I was excited to see the reaction of the crowd. RCT, in my opinion, has always...
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10/13/2016
The Port City Classic in 2010 to this day still remains one of the best football games I ever attended. Grambling State and Louisiana Tech Universities went toe-to-toe against each other for 60...
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10/12/2016
Heads up Soho, New York; Taos, New Mexico; Eureka Springs, Arkansas; and every other place that prides itself as an artist mecca. You have company: Lincoln Parish, Louisiana. That’s right, this place...
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10/11/2016
It’s that time of the year when I start to hear people say that it’s time for the leaves to turn brown and no color in the flower beds, but that’s not necessarily true. There are many ways to bring...
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10/10/2016
It was Nov. 15, 1967. I was in the fifth grade, 12 years old, and living in the small town of Dubach. Unless you factored in the day Bonnie and Clyde barreled through there in the ’30s, nothing much...
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10/08/2016
As one of the more contentious presidential elections continues heating up on a daily basis, many moderates not thrilled with either of the “big party” candidates are left wondering is there truly...
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10/07/2016
I am the first one to argue against broad complaints about millenials. It drives me nuts when people say we as a generation are lazy, entitled and oversensitive. However, I do think a lot of young...