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04/29/2016
Football will always be king in the South, with baseball and basketball in a distant second place. However, it’s past time for the South to catch on to the best kept secret in sports, playoff hockey...
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04/28/2016
Small acts, when multiplied by thousands of Lincoln Parish students and businesses, can transform the community. Obviously Adopt-A-School program members understand this to be true. Those...
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04/27/2016
Pitiful. There’s just no other word for the 12 percent voter turnout in the April 9 referendum that resulted in a pending three-quarter-cent city sales tax increase. Only 1,405 people bothered to...
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04/25/2016
To stay on TOPS or not, that’s the question Louisiana is facing. And it looks like deserving college students will get their chance. The Louisiana Legislature is dealing with how to fund the Taylor...
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04/24/2016
Target recently made headlines for its decision to take a stance on an issue concerning just who is allowed in gender specific bathrooms. The store indicated its stance on the issue of gender...
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04/24/2016
Tom and I recently watched the movie “October Sky” again. It’s one of those great “based on a true story” films that can really inspire and challenge you. In a nutshell, it’s the story of Homer...
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04/24/2016
1984. For those born later than many of us, that is a book title. It was published by George Orwell in 1949. With developments in technology, using some “Orwellian” verbiage, “Big Brother” is alive...
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04/24/2016
The popularity and accessibility of retirement plans has resulted in Americans holding a significant portion of their assets in 401(k)s or other employer-sponsored retirement plans and IRAs. For many...
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04/24/2016
Question: I am in my 50s and plan to retire within the next ten to fifteen years. What should I plan for with respect to health care costs? Answer: A lot of uncertainty. That doesn’t mean to throw up...
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04/24/2016
Tax Freedom Day, which typically occurs in late April, according to the Tax Foundation, is the day when the nation as a whole has earned enough money to pay off its total tax bill for the year. So...