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04/20/2015
I can hardly contain my excitement over DART’s newly-adopted NO MORE campaign. In case you missed my column last month, I explained that DART has decided to incorporate the noted and powerful NO MORE...
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04/18/2015
Rays of sunshine are making themselves a constant around the area, and with that comes one major concern: skin cancer. I will be honest, I am guilty of not wearing sunscreen. I am guilty of laying in...
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04/18/2015
Spring is here. So are multitudes of flowers and bugs. We at the Science and TechnologyEducation Center in the College of Education at Louisiana Tech University get very excited this time of year....
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04/18/2015
Keep your fingers crossed for me. I’m going to do something this week I haven’t done except sporadically for the last few years. I’m going to play bridge. They assured me that it is like riding a...
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04/17/2015
Happening today: Louisiana Tech’s School of Design invites the public to an opening reception for Material Landscapes, tonight from 5-6:30 p.m. in the first floor gallery of Hale Hall on the Tech...
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04/17/2015
On March 23, 2009, I awoke at 4 a.m. with sharp pains in what felt like my lungs and stomach. I was eight-and-a-half months pregnant at the time, so this was incredibly frightening. This was my first...
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04/16/2015
I hear it all the time. “It’s just a game, Derek. There’s far more important things in life than watching your teams play.” I think George Will, a newspaper columnist, said it best. “Baseball, it is...
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04/15/2015
It’s official. Lincoln Parish is growing. Updated Census data released in late March shows the parish population grew by 1.5 percent between 2010 — the date of the last decennial count — and 2013....
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04/13/2015
Local education administrators, faculty and staff members and parents of school-aged children will all be keeping a keen eye on Baton Rouge for the next two months as the 2015 Louisiana legislative...
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04/13/2015
This past weekend, I was doing some essential spring gardening — lifting up the bricks which line my flower beds, and putting several layers of newspaper underneath before flipping them over and...