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08/19/2016
Today’s Art Talk is from NCLAC member and local artist Kate Sartor Hilburn. She and Patricia Tait Jones are collaborating on a wonderful opportunity to showcase Lincoln Parish through photography....
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08/19/2016
Southeast Louisiana is devastated. Thousands of homes are gone, and 13 people are dead due to the historic flooding. Homes have been literally washed way. People have been left with the clothes on...
08/18/2016
“It just kept coming.” That’s how my friend described floodwaters rising to six inches in his Livingston Parish childhood home. I have heard this chilling statement many times. In fact, it haunts me...
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08/17/2016
There’s no doubt about it. Robert Edwin Russ wanted the town that bears his name to be a college town. He donated land for and was a trustee of Ruston College, which in 1894 became the Industrial...
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08/15/2016
What do you get when you take a termite-infested children’s room, several generous supporters and an entire community of givers, a year or more of planning, waiting, and working, and one man’s...
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08/15/2016
I turned the corner during my walk down the street beside our house, and something looked different. At first I couldn’t tell what was wrong, but then it hit me: The streetlight near the end of the...
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08/15/2016
Kenneth Dixon, Vernon Butler, Jeff Driskel. Louisiana Tech University fans are familiar with those former Bulldogs being chosen in the annual NFL Draft this year. But several non-drafted players are...
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08/13/2016
Ad valorem taxes have always been a controversial tax. The majority of citizens don’t have to pay this property tax because either they don’t own any property, or the value of their property falls...
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08/13/2016
If you have an interest in looking up obscure holidays and celebrations, you will find that Tuesday is National Roller Coaster Day. As you know, a roller coaster is used as a metaphor for many areas...
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08/13/2016
When you set up your investment portfolio, you probably also settled on an asset allocation strategy — for instance, 60 percent stocks and 40 percent bonds. You, perhaps with the help of your...