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07/23/2016
On Aug. 5, the 2016 Summer Olympics begin in Rio de Janeiro. One of the most compelling events is the marathon, a 26.2-mile endurance contest with roots dating back to ancient Greece. It may be that...
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07/23/2016
Keep tax costs top-of-mind 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...
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07/23/2016
Question: I get zero attention from my broker. I know my account is not his biggest, but I always have to call him to suggest changes, and that’s if I can get him on the phone. Isn’t he supposed to...
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07/23/2016
In 1987, Mickey Slaughter was inducted into the Louisiana Tech University Athletic Hall of Fame. Three years later, son Bobby Slaughter led all NCAA players in receptions and was chosen as an All-...
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07/23/2016
It was one year ago that an event was held in north Louisiana that had folks excited and turned lots of heads. The inaugural banquet of an organization was held that outdoors people still talk about...
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07/23/2016
It began as a date night with my wife, and ended with a substantial purchase at Lowe’s Home Improvement. Please allow me to explain. Over the past few months, my wife and I have discussed expanding...
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07/22/2016
Something I learned a long time ago is that you have to find those small moments in life where everything seems to quiet and the only thing that really matters is whatever you are focused on at that...
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07/21/2016
Notice the title of my column — “Amaya a city boy?” The title plays on my last name and my New Orleans roots. In correct grammar, my title asks if I really am a city boy. When I moved to Ruston in...
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07/20/2016
Who would have ever thought? Bars and restaurants that serve alcohol in Ruston staying open until 2 a.m.? Heck, not too many years ago, who would have ever thought of bars and restaurants that serve...
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07/16/2016
Sometimes big things come in small packages. I think that will be shown in a couple of weeks, as the documentary “Gleason” hits theaters nationwide July 29. And it’s a documentary that hits home...