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07/19/2018
The LSU AgCenter has a challenge to help communities identify their assets to build healthy communities. Grambling Healthy Community Coalition members are working on building a healthy community by...
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07/19/2018
Here we go again. The country is only a few months away from heading back to the polls to vote for several public positions on the ballot. The first major hurdle of this upcoming election cycle began...
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07/18/2018
When my grandmother was the age I am now, she had two married daughters and three grandchildren, of which I am the oldest. Mamaw was super active at her church, went to the grocery store every Friday...
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07/18/2018
Editor’s Note: This is the second of a two-part series on adolescents and depression. Adolescence is a time of many challenges. Developing bodies and social and academic stresses can be difficult....
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07/17/2018
Strolling through my go-to grocery store the other day, I happened down the baby products aisle where I spied packages of toilet-training pants featuring pictures of happy children who looked at...
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07/17/2018
My Little Angel in the Backyard I know you and you’re here/In every day we live I know her and she’s here/I can feel her when I sing Hey Laura, where are you now/Are you far away from here? I don’t...
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07/15/2018
Louisiana must cut expenses. As expenses have been cut somewhat, there could and probably should be more cuts. If this is not done with efficiency it might not happen. In my first year in the House...
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07/15/2018
There’s only one thing worse than knowing you’re facing very bad news. And that’s not knowing what you’re facing at all. That was the case for some Lincoln Parish residents late last month who were...
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07/15/2018
If you have a will, there’s a question you should be asking yourself: “Do I also need a trust?” You might be surprised. A revocable living trust can be a useful estate-planning tool for people at all...
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07/15/2018
If you have older family members whose cognitive functions or decision-making abilities have declined, or who are lonely or recently widowed, you might need to help protect them against financial...