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01/18/2018
As my Baby Boomer coworker alluded to in her column Wednesday, hearing stories of youngsters growing up in Ruston during the late 50s into the 60s does hit the funny bone deeply. Tales of window...
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01/17/2018
My Millennial coworkers love to hear stories about how we passed the time on Friday nights in downtown Ruston when I was kid. They giggle — sometimes uncontrollably — when I tell them about watching...
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01/16/2018
I have paraphrased an interesting article I read on Facebook about onions and bacteria. Thank you KaCee Carroll for sharing it. It is fascinating to read about alternatives to today’s version of...
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01/16/2018
Every summer I receive more phone calls about lawn burweed or sticker weed than any other lawn problem that we have. During the summer is when the stickers show up. The stickers are the seeds that...
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01/16/2018
Four sentences into her Wall Street Journal article on recent research into spanking (“Spanking for Misbehavior? It Causes More!” Dec. 17, 2017), the author, Susan Pinker, makes two grievous errors:...
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01/15/2018
I’m not sure when all this gap business started — under what White House administration — that is. I was in the cradle with Eisenhower was in office and age 4 when John F. Kennedy was sworn in as...
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01/13/2018
Like many people, a rare snowfall in Lincoln Parish is something in which I take delight. A rare ice storm is a completely different story. It appears Old Man Winter might be preparing to write a new...
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01/13/2018
If you’re about to walk down the aisle a second time and thinking about the finances of remarrying, you may want to consider the following steps to get your new life off on the right financial...
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01/13/2018
Question: My wife and I are both in our early 50s. I know we have not done nearly enough for retirement, but there isn’t really much we can do right now. We would have to completely change our...
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01/13/2018
If you could accomplish all your financial goals just by putting your paycheck into the bank every couple of weeks, you wouldn’t need the services of a financial advisor. But life isn’t that simple...