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12/02/2016
It can be tricky business to pull off a much-loved Christmas classic like “It’s a Wonderful Life,” but fear not Rustonians, the cast and crew of the Ruston Community Theatre managed to do that and...
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12/01/2016
Grambling resident Phyllis Miller hit the proverbial nail on the head with Grambling’s Legends Square. The 9.2 acre economic development project off RWE Jones Street not only represents the future of...
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11/30/2016
Twenty-years ago come Thursday, Ruston’s Board of Aldermen refused to adopt an $8 million transportation proposal proponents said would end anticipated traffic snarls along the Interstate 20 service...
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11/29/2016
How does a family find time to connect? Family meals. I know what you’re saying, “we don’t have time to sit down to eat a meal together.” We are racing off to soccer practice, dance lessons,...
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11/28/2016
Tanya, 34, and her children, Dakota, 9, and Ariel, 5, arrived at the local shelter three days before Christmas. Tanya’s husband, Dean, grew up in a home with a violent father. Dean vowed he would...
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11/28/2016
Thanksgiving morning, I updated my Facebook cover photo with an image that urges folks to “Count Your Blessings.” It’s a black-and-white illustration that’s completely filled with tally marks. You...
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11/27/2016
I have some sports writer friends who disagree, but I for one was pleased to see LSU name Ed Orgeron as the permanent head coach of the Tigers football team on Saturday. No, I didn’t see it coming. I...
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11/27/2016
A six-pack worth of Sunday morning sports topics: JJ NEXT IN PRO HALL?: In a technical sort of way, Louisiana Tech University could have its fourth Pro Football Hall of Fame representative in 2017....
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11/27/2016
The mind is a curious and fascinating thing. Someone mentions something or you see a photo that in an instant, transports you back to an earlier time in your life. Such is the case when someone...
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11/27/2016
Thanksgiving Day got me to thinking about what I’m thankful about. Yes, I have a wonderful family and employment that I love. I’m very fortunate in that respect. But other things I love are old...