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08/26/2016
Having grown up in north Louisiana, I’ve never personally witnessed my friends standing outside of their demolished, water-crushed homes wishing they didn’t have to borrow clothes from others because...
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08/26/2016
If you were to ask an 18-year-old if he likes college, the people, the parties, the girls, the freedom and he replied, “Yes! I love it!” His tone would take a turn if you then added, “Good thing, you...
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08/25/2016
It all started with a budget crisis. Grambling State University’s laboratory schools Alma J. Brown, Grambling Middle and High schools were threatened with extinction as a result from major budget...
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08/24/2016
Editor’s note: This is the first part of a two-part column on recognizing the signs of depression in teens. Adolescence is a time of many challenges. Developing bodies and social and academic...
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08/24/2016
You almost have to feel sorry for the Union Lincoln Regional Water Supply Initiative. For 14 years now, they’ve faithfully made repeated trips to Baton Rouge and Washington, D. C., in search of money...
Autrey, Terrie 2014.jpg
08/22/2016
For the fourth year in a row, men in Lincoln Parish are forming ranks and standing up to be counted. DART’s 2016 Men Standing Strong campaign has officially launched, and this year’s leaders are an...
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08/22/2016
When I drive down Lewisville Road, on my way to somewhere, I see him sitting there — off to the west — sometimes in the morning, sometimes in the afternoon. I’ve thought about stopping but I still...
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08/22/2016
The run, or should we write The Run, can still be viewed by modern day, computer-savvy football fans on YouTube 57 years later. But any true and passionate LSU fan doesn’t need what the author of The...
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08/21/2016
Every four years, the stars shine on the Summer Olympic Games. That’s certainly the case with the Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. And especially with a trio of names who will be remembered far into...
08/21/2016
I was a Goldonna High School senior when I last visited the building that Elvis left. Today, seniors head to the beaches of Florida or other Gulf destinations for senior trips as a last blast before...