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12/07/2016
Today is Pearl Harbor Day. My mother never told me much about Pearl Harbor. Not that she didn’t remember that Sunday morning; she did. She was 13 years old. Mostly what Mama told me was how afraid...
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12/06/2016
Agritourism gives rural economies a boost in the fall. Because of mild weather conditions this year, many of our pumpkin patches, corn mazes and farm tours will extended their season into November...
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12/05/2016
This fall has been a wild ride of ricocheting emotions for me. My husband and I celebrated our 30th anniversary and I had my 60th birthday, both occasions bringing sweet reflections and celebrations...
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12/05/2016
Wish I was back on the bayou. Rollin with some Cajun queen. Wishin’ I were a fast freight train, Just a chooglin’ on down to New Orleans. Not sure what chooglin means, but it sure sounds like fun....
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12/04/2016
Reasons why fans of Grambling State University and Louisiana Tech University have loved their football so much this season: (We penned a similar column a couple of weeks ago, but given that the G-Men...
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12/03/2016
While many times Ruston and New Orleans seem to be worlds apart, I consider both my hometowns. I grew up in the Crescent City, the son of parents hailing from Lincoln and Jackson parishes. So I was...
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12/03/2016
True thanks stems from true belief. Last Sunday was just a couple of days after many of us “formally” gave thanks. It was our collective Thanksgiving Day celebration. We “officially” started a...
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12/03/2016
With the holiday season upon us, you may well be busier than usual. However, by spending a few minutes reviewing your investment scenario of this past year, you can see where you’ve been, where you...
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12/03/2016
Parents often worry about how they’ll save for their retirement years after juggling years of paying for food, education, and other expenses related to their children. But childless retirees may face...
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12/03/2016
Question: I need to begin looking at my retirement planning seriously. I have a 20-year time horizon. What kinds of things do I need to do? Answer: Check your calendar, your watch … or maybe your...