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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...
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04/11/2015
I have vivid memories of taking class field trips to Poverty Point when I was in elementary school. Friday many of those memories came surfacing back when we received a book in the Ruston Daily...
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04/11/2015
Is there anything significant about this week in history? I’m not talking about the “dreaded” tax day, April 15. Today’s references are about major moments in our nation’s history. This is the...
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04/11/2015
I am a Motown fan and as far back as I can remember I have been. There’s something absolutely infectious about the music that was produced in Berry Gordy’s self-made melodic empire. In fact, one...
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04/11/2015
Generally, you feel better — more confident — when you’re sporting a new look. Sometimes, even the smallest changes can make a big difference in your attitude. Doesn’t your investment plan deserve...
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04/11/2015
Next week, we observe the 45th anniversary of Earth Day. Since its inception in 1970, Earth Day has inspired millions of people to take action to improve the environment. But the lessons of...
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04/11/2015
Question: What do you think is the next financial crisis ahead for our country and what can we do to get ready for it? Answer: Often when I get this one, the questioner is looking for me to sanction...