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DEAR ABBY: I must take issue with your response to “Tired of Behinds” (Sept. 5), who was upset that her fiance is part of a men’s group chat that includes the sending and receiving of pornographic female images. While “boys will be boys” has been the reigning excuse for male misbehavior for years — nay, centuries! — times are changing. “Tired” has every right to demand that her fiance behave respectfully toward women, both publicly and in private. He may not be able to change his friends’ behavior, but he has control over his own and could demonstrate that he’s not a boy, but a man who...

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11/09/2018
DEAR ABBY: Ever since high school, our adult daughter has had mood swings. My wife and I thought she’d grow out of it as she matured, but she hasn’t. At her request we sent her to a university far...
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11/09/2018
The Dixie Center for the Arts invites you to join us in honoring our Veterans in a musical salute to the troops by the “Victory Belles” of the National WWII Museum on at 7 p.m. Tuesday. They are a...
11/08/2018
DEAR ABBY: I read that there is a suicide somewhere in the world every 40 seconds. Numbers rise at holiday time. Feeling like a child whose nose is pressed against a window, seeing others from the...
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11/08/2018
The Goodwill Luncheon met Tuesday in order for the group to discuss their Christmas Book Bag fundraiser. The ladies of the Goodwill Luncheon have provided Christmas assistance to more than 900 local...
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11/08/2018
Today through Sunday Noon today - 6 a.m. Sunday Louisiana Tech Campus Greenway, West Railroad Avenue and Tech Drive Don’t miss this unique opportunity to honor and remember our veterans. The AVTT...
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11/07/2018
DEAR ABBY: My stepson “Arnold” recently moved out, and I found a notebook he left behind that I thought I’d use. Inside was a journal entry he had made last year about someone he loved. The problem...
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11/07/2018
Crowds gathered Tuesday night at the Farmerville Recreation Center to celebrate with Bruce Hampton, pictured first row second, as the election results rolled in. Hampton was elected district judge...
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11/06/2018
Healthy relationships remain so and survive in part because each party has learned the relationship skills for survival. Bad manners often cause hurt feelings, and hurt feelings cause hurt...
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11/06/2018
Local children performing in Ruston Community Theatre’s production of “Miracle on 34th Street” took a break from rehearsal last week to pose for a picture. The play will run from Dec. 6 - 9.
11/06/2018
I was not a fan of the original “Goosebumps” from 2015. The humor was painful and the film threw monsters at the screen with little regard for the development the characters had been given in the...