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04/15/2016
We all know about the rise in tuition and the cuts to higher education. Universities are in a financial bind, and students are not the only ones feeling the brunt of it. Adjunct hiring is...
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04/14/2016
Every now and again, I used to shop the world famous French Market in New Orleans. The French Quarter marketplace hosts a series of vendors spanning six blocks along the Mississippi River. From end...
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04/13/2016
Good things come in small packages, so the old adage says. Consider the kid-sized go-carts and mini-bikes made by Monster Moto, and soon to be assembled in Ruston. A year ago this Friday, the Texas-...
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04/11/2016
Some of you may remember hearing last year that Domestic Abuse Resistance Team’s Children’s Room at the shelter had been infested with termites. This precious little room, once a storage room...
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04/11/2016
Writing this column is one of the hardest things I’ve ever had to do. It has nothing to do with the subject matter. Instead, it’s because I’m having trouble seeing the computer screen — my eyes are...
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04/11/2016
Sometimes, it’s been what Karl Malone has done off of the court that has far transcended what he achieved on the court. And that’s saying volumes, considering that “The Mailman” is the second...
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04/09/2016
Years ago I think everyone just had siblings, cousins or family members who were a little different. In my family his name is Evan. I remember the first time I realized he wasn’t quite like his...
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04/09/2016
I have a big day coming up this week. It’s a real milestone for me and a true testament to the incredible, even miraculous, possibilities in life. And there was a time when many thought I’d never see...
04/09/2016
Investors need to consider many factors in the process of choosing investments. One at the top of the list is an investment’s tax cost. In fact, for some individuals, this issue may be among the more...
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04/09/2016
Question: My parents have asked me to oversee the estate planning process for our family. I have four siblings. Most of us have children of our own, but not all. We have always gotten along as a...