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09/08/2017
On Monday, 16 years will have passed since the Al-Qaeda-sponsored terror attacks left almost 3,000 people dead and thousands more wounded. As with many Americans, I can remember where I was and what...
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09/07/2017
There’s just some things that leave you speechless. That’s exactly how my family and I would describe our recent visit to the national 9/11 Museum and Memorial in New York City, just a month shy of...
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09/06/2017
I’ve been a college student in another city and another state. I went about my days living an average student life.  I went to class. I studied. I ate in the cafe. I did well, but something was...
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09/06/2017
Ruston is not a smokestack industry kind of town. Which is all the more reason the Board of Aldermen acted rightly when it agreed to begin the process of creating the city’s first tax incremental...
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09/05/2017
This week we’re going back to some basics. How to avoid road rage is a good start. I was going to be late for work the other day, and I honked my horn at someone driving very slowly on a two- lane...
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09/05/2017
While I was growing up, our family left after Sunday School once a month to go visit both sets of grandparents. There was always so much excitement around making that trip — my brother and I were...
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09/05/2017
We have already had many parents and students asking about how to enroll their child in 4-H and when. 4-H enrollment begins this month for Lincoln Parish Schools and we are looking forward to...
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09/03/2017
Scary thought: Grambling State University’s football team could be even better in 2017. Reason? The Tigers return several, mega-impact players from last year’s 11-1 overall, 9-0 Southwestern Athletic...
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09/03/2017
On my way to Downsville to visit Jerry Antley, one of this year’s recipients of the Legends of the Outdoors Hall of Fame award, a hen turkey crossed the road. I mentioned the turkey to Antley and he...
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09/02/2017
It was bound to happen with Hurricane Harvey roaring along the Texas-Louisiana coast line, home to a major portion of our nation’s oil refineries. Gas prices seem to be rising hourly in the wake of...