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06/03/2016
While I’ve only been at the Ruston Daily Leader for eight months as of Sunday, I have done hundreds of interviews. In those interviews, I have discovered something special about Lincoln Parish: There...
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06/02/2016
I grow another year older Friday. Chapter 23 ends with Chapter 24 beginning. I like to call my ages “chapters” because age is a number and I’m not good with numbers. When Chapter 12 rolled into 13 I...
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06/01/2016
My grandfather grew up in the foothills of the Ozark Mountains, literally in the shadow of Mount Magazine, the highest peak in Arkansas. It’s a place were the soil is thin and rocks easily protrude...
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05/31/2016
A third season under a head coach with a familiar name to Grambling State University football fans figures to be fun and successful this fall. For the past two years, the Tigers have won 16 games,...
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05/31/2016
The LSU AgCenter was proud to host more than 300 Lincoln Parish 4-H members, leaders, parents, and volunteers as they learned “Be Good Gators — Take Care of Our Environment” at the 2016 Lincoln...
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05/28/2016
There was a stark contrast between my Dad’s war and mine. They had Rosie the Riveter, Glenn Miller, Bob Hope and Betty Grable. We had Jane Fonda, Muhammad Ali, Abbie Hoffman and Country Joe and the...
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05/28/2016
“It is foolish and wrong to mourn the men who died. Rather we should thank God that such men lived.” — General George S. Patton Did you know 28 burials occur each weekday at Arlington National...
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05/28/2016
Question: Money is a pretty touchy topic between my wife and me. It just seems we argue more than anything. Can you address some ways we can overcome that? Answer: I’m no marriage counselor, but I’ve...
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05/28/2016
Regardless of whether you’re a man or a woman, Social Security will not — and was never designed to – provide all of the income you’ll need to live comfortably during retirement. At best, your income...
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05/28/2016
Identity theft is a big problem. How big? Consider this: In 2015, about 13 million Americans were victimized, with a total fraud amount of $15 billion, according to Javelin Strategy & Research....