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03/17/2016
I’ll never forget the first time I saw The Who in 2014 at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival. The Who are an English class rock band from the 60s. Many will recognize their songs as the theme...
Bergeron, Nancy 2014.jpg
03/16/2016
I remember the first time I got to mail a letter by myself. I was 5 years old. Almost always when my mother went to the post office to buy stamps or drop envelopes into the brass slots labeled “LOCAL...
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03/14/2016
My feelings on the current state budget are convoluted. But that’s only to be expected — so’s the budget situation itself. Part of the rush to create some kind of budget solutions have resulted in...
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03/12/2016
My first experience with gushing water was when I was younger than my oldest son. He’s 4 years old. I don’t remember it, I can really only talk about it through what has been told to me over the...
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03/12/2016
I love to hear my daddy tell stories, and trust me when I tell you he’s got a million of them. Some you would expect to hear; however, among the most priceless are those from experiences that have...
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03/12/2016
Question: What do you think of all these young people supporting an avowed socialist for president? Don’t you think it’s a bunch of rabble that need to get a job? Answer: What are we to make of...
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03/12/2016
Young adults from all economic backgrounds have been living with the realities of a challenging economy, limited job offers, and increased living expenses. If your children are among those going...
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03/12/2016
April showers may bring May flowers, but March is National Umbrella Month. While ranking high on the list of truly obscure celebrations, this “Month” can still teach us a few things — especially if...
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03/11/2016
With more than 10 inches of rain having fallen over Ruston in the last 48 hours, it’s no surprise that the scanner in our news room was constantly screaming to life with orders for ambulances, boats...
Bergeron, Nancy 2014.jpg
03/09/2016
Former Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal was right. No, that’s not a misprint. Bobby Jindal was right when, a little over three years ago, he told the Republican National Committee’s mid-winter meeting the...