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02/19/2017
It has been said that a “prophet has no honor in his own country.” Put another way, there are highly talented and great persons within our midst of whom we are unaware or take for granted. Yet right...
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02/19/2017
Question: My husband and I stumbled on our dream house. It’s really perfect, just what we need for our family. The problem is that we’ve made some bad decisions in the past and our credit rating is...
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02/19/2017
It’s tax time again — which for many Americans means that a tax refund is on its way. If you’re going to get a refund this year, how can you use the money to your best advantage? Of course, it’s...
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02/19/2017
Does the thought of asking your aging parents about the way they handle their household finances—or how they’d feel about moving to a nursing home—fill you with anxiety? You are not alone. However,...
02/17/2017
I have dreamed of the day I would receive my university diploma for a long time. For a while, it felt like the day would never come, but now it is here. I will be graduating from Louisiana Tech in a...
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02/17/2017
When I was a sophomore in high school, I had absolutely no idea what it meant to be an adult. I never had to worry about paying bills, making a budget or deciding on a car payment. Those lessons...
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02/16/2017
I do not want to underrepresent the financial problems of Louisiana — it’s not pretty. The Legislature is currently in a special session called by Gov. John Bel Edwards to deal with how to close the...
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02/15/2017
At the beginning of school year 1969-70, the last vestiges of legal segregation in Lincoln Parish classrooms ended. That’s when predominantly black schools dotted across the parish closed, their...
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02/13/2017
I can’t remember the last time I drove by somebody’s house and saw clothes hanging on the line. Back in the early 60’s before clothes dryers became so prevalent it was a pretty common sight. As a...
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02/11/2017
The more things change, the more they stay the same. Since January of 2016 Louisiana has had a new governor and new administration. We’ve elected many new congressmen over the past year and half. But...