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07/17/2017
School is right around the corner. Seems like we just were popping July 4th firecrackers and we are shifting our attention to getting kids ready for the first day of school Aug. 11. Did you know...
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07/15/2017
No exaggerated bat flip or self-pat on the chest. At a time when self-promotion and “look at me” antics are oftentimes the norm rather than the exception, Aaron Judge is as refreshing as an autumn...
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07/15/2017
Summertime. What special meaning does it have for you? What thoughts and memories are triggered when you think about that three month span of time when the “living is easy and the cotton is high”?...
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07/15/2017
It was an annual rite of summer when I was growing up. Every July my mother, sister and I would head north from New Orleans for an extended trip to the Piney Hills of north Louisiana with one goal in...
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07/14/2017
Someone told me once that I’d make a good candidate for elective office. “You don’t have any skeletons in your closet,” they said. “You’ve dragged them all out yourself.” Here I go again. And trust...
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07/14/2017
“When you find something good, don’t let it go.” That was the theme of the night as the cast of the Ruston Community Theatre’s production of “South Pacific” came out to play at the Dixie Center for...
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07/13/2017
Lincoln Parish resident Philip Cook recalls his former history professor making a pretty bold statement about north Louisiana. “He said, ‘There’s no history in that side of the state Louisiana,’”...
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07/12/2017
Though the Battle of Palmito Ranch, near Brownsville, Texas, is generally recognized as the last skirmish of the Civil War, it seems even after 152 years, we still haven’t figured out how to put the...
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07/11/2017
Traveling is getting to be a little more difficult nowadays, especially if you’re flying on a commercial airline. My best advice is to conjure up your very best positive attitude. I don’t want to...
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07/11/2017
Summer time proves to be a very busy time for 4-H which may come as a surprise to many. Many times people assume that the 4-H program slows down during the summer time just as school does but that...