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12/13/2013
As I have written many times before, one of the perks of this line of work is getting to meet people who are passionate about something. According to Merrriam-Webster, passion is defined as having,...
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12/13/2013
The first time I exited Interstate 20 exit 81 and came across the bridge, I had no idea what I was getting myself into riding front seat with the windows down into what appeared to be a town full of...
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12/12/2013
Nights are getting colder and longer as we are settling in for winter. With these long, cold nights come trips to local grocery stores and businesses later in the evening. With those late evenings...
12/11/2013
Looking for the hottest fitness trends? What’s in and what’s out? We have barely digested our Thanksgiving feast and already the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) has predicted what...
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12/11/2013
Billy Ray Marshall had been in South Vietnam just more than five months when he died from hostile fire on Nov. 20, 1969 in Long An Province. Marshall was 23 years old. Lonnie Bridges was 20 when he...
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12/09/2013
There’s just something about Christmastime in Ruston. It’s the colors brightening things up and the spirit floating through the air like Sugar Plum fairies dancing through the night. Take a trip to...
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12/08/2013
There’s some good news and not so good, discouraging news regarding Louisiana Tech University’s football program. The good news: the 2013 season is now history, one mired with a 4-8 record. But the...
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12/07/2013
I will return to a serious mode next week, but in that Christmas shopping is on the minds of many, I thought I’d share one of the greatest gifts of all that most of us have — a sense of humor. In...
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12/07/2013
Question: Over the past few years I have read more and more about financial advisors who have stolen their clients’ money. Is this sort of thing on the rise? How do I protect myself against that?...
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12/07/2013
As an investor, you’ll eventually need to make all sorts of decisions — and some will be difficult. But there’s one choice you can make that can be relatively easy: reinvesting stock dividends. It’s...