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01/03/2018
It’s election year in the city of Ruston. Four years ago this coming November, then-Lincoln Parish Police Juror Ronny Walker was elected the town’s 20th mayor, and voters dumped three of the five...
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12/30/2017
Carousing through a pile of sports notes that have accumulated during the holiday season. • Five good reasons for Louisiana Tech University fans to be giddy about the 2018 football season: 1: If a 51...
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12/30/2017
Question: As I look ahead to 2018, what kinds of realistic financial resolutions can a regular person make? Answer: Only the ones you can keep. All the rest are just dreamy discouragement. Most of...
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12/30/2017
Your parents and grandparents may have known better about lots of things when you were younger. But you probably shouldn’t be following their example when it comes to managing your money in...
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12/30/2017
With the arrival of the New Year, many of us will pause and ponder the age-old question: “Who knows where the time goes?” And, as is always the case, none of us really do know. However, wherever the...
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12/30/2017
Writing this late Christmas morning, this eventful day so far has been “uneventful.” By that I mean nothing terribly unusual has occurred. I hope that I have not spoken too soon. I hope each of you...
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12/30/2017
As we head into 2018, there’s a mixed bag of both good and bad when it comes to looking at the state of Louisiana’s financial situation. The good news is that the state has a surplus of funds from...
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12/28/2017
Good riddance, 2017. Hello, 2018. Starting a new year feels extraordinarily relieving this go around especially after the year almost everyone went through in 2017. Without harping too much on the...
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12/27/2017
On the Friday before Y2K — it just happened to be New Year’s Eve — we double backed up all our news stories, printed out the Daily Leader’s circulation records, and made sure we put gasoline in our...
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12/26/2017
It’s Dec. 26, the day after Christmas. I’m sure most folks awoke this morning recovering from a fog of unbridled noise, exploding wrapping paper, piles of food, the swarm of family and a breakneck...