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08/31/2013
A new voice in Washington is about to be heard with an upcoming congressional campaign. There is a great deal for a new leader and representative to absorb in a short time as that voice is our only...
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08/31/2013
Much has been made this past of the week of the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington and Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” speech. Caught right up in the midst of the civil rights...
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08/31/2013
Question: Are we really moving forward in this country? We’re supposed to be so rich as a nation, but everyone I know is in debt! Sometimes I wish for the days when times were simpler. Is our...
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08/31/2013
Even if you didn’t take Economics 101 in college, just navigating through the past several years has given you hands-on experience with one of the course’s most valuable lessons: The rise and fall of...
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08/31/2013
National Grandparents Day is observed on Sept. 8. And although this “Day” is not as widely known as Mother’s Day or Father’s Day, it does remind us of the importance of grandparents. If you’re a...
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08/31/2013
There is a quote attributed to Benjamin Franklin that says, “In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.” For all the phobias and fears that humans demonstrate, the fear...
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08/31/2013
I have been across town in Lake Highlands with the grandchildren last week and this one. Son Wesley is still in Maryland, grandson-in-law Jonathan is coming home from Korea today, his mother Lynda is...
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08/28/2013
Voters in the Ruston school district can save a huge chunk of change over time if they spend an even bigger chunk of change now. That’s the best educated guesstimate of bond attorneys upon whom the...
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08/27/2013
School is back in session. If you haven’t gotten back into a routine, which has never been one of my strong virtues, I want to share tips for controlling that morning madness: • Mornings go...
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08/27/2013
Almost 100 years ago, women gained the right to vote. I get a lot of emails, and one such email alerted me to that fact about a week ago. So, with it also being voter registration week, I thought it...