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December 7th

Get your flu vaccination

In Louisiana it can be cold weather one week and hot the next, and these past few weeks have paid homage to that. But in spite of weather fluctuations area residents should still take precautions when it comes to their health.
Recommended by most health care professionals is getting a flu shot yearly. The Center for Disease Control stated why people should get vaccinated against the flu.

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CVB, Chamber thank Garden Club

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The Ruston Lincoln Convention and Visitors Bureau and the Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce would like to take this opportunity to extend our heartfelt thanks to the ladies of the Ruston Garden Club for their wonderful work in decorating the Ruston Lincoln Visitors Center for the holidays, not only for us to enjoy, but also for our tourists, friends and families who visit us.

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A little bit of Christmas humor

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I will return to a serious mode next week, but in that Christmas shopping is on the minds of many, I thought I’d share one of the greatest gifts of all that most of us have — a sense of humor. In that vein, I thought that I would share some stories of unusual Christmas gifts that I’m either aware of or have read about.

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Crispy snacks almost lost big buck

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When you get on your stand before daylight without breakfast, you get hungry in an hour or so, especially if you’re a 7-year-old boy. Ryon Walker, 38, who lives in Homer, found himself in exactly that situation on Nov. 30 while hunting with his son, Caleb, on a 100-acre pine forest plot in Claiborne Parish.

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Old English Christmas comes to Louisiana Tech

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What was it like to celebrate Christmas in the days of England’s King Henry VIII?
Hear it from His Majesty himself, as portrayed by Southeastern Louisiana University history professor William B. Robison, when he appears at Louisiana Tech’s Stone Theatre at 5 p.m. Dec. 17.

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Defend yourself against crooked advisors

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Question: Over the past few years I have read more and more about financial advisors who have stolen their clients’ money. Is this sort of thing on the rise? How do I protect myself against that?
Answer: When they asked Willie Sutton why he robbed banks, he famously said, “Because that’s where they keep all the money.”
So, sadly, there seems to be a bit of inevitability to the stories about crooked financial advisors.

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Reinvesting dividends can be a smart move

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As an investor, you’ll eventually need to make all sorts of decisions — and some will be difficult. But there’s one choice you can make that can be relatively easy: reinvesting stock dividends.
It’s simple to reinvest dividends — you just need to sign up for a dividend reinvestment plan (DRIP). Once you do, you won’t receive dividends directly as cash; instead, your dividends will be directly reinvested in the underlying equity. Be aware, though, that you may incur a fee when reinvesting dividends.

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Good Neighbor winner announced

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Heritage Realty Group wanted to award the efforts of those in the Ruston community with its Good Neighbor Program.
Residents were asked to nominate any individuals they felt had worked to improve the quality their neighbors in Ruston.
Heritage Realty Group said they believe that it is easier to sell a house if one is sold on the community. Real estate agents are on the front lines of selling our community.

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Choudrant Elementary

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Library News
We have had a great start to the new school year. Accelerated Reader points are building up for our students, but we still need our parents’ continued encouragement for them to read, read, read!

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Glen View Elementary Honor Roll

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Glen View Elementary School has released the names of those students who have earned the honor roll during the second six-week grading period.
Principal’s List

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