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Whitney’s Death Should be a Lesson
Another tremendously talented American who had riches and fame beyond most people's dreams has killed herself with drugs. Whitney Houston's life was wrecked and cut tragically short at 48 because s...
Feb 28, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Naming rights a misguided plan for seafood industry
Louisiana seafood industry leaders are seeking innovative ways to rebound from the devastation of the BP oil spill, but putting up millions of dollars for the naming rights to the New Orleans Arena...
Feb 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Little Man and Mr. Vanderbilt’s Lions
A few months after Sue and I married, I brought home a little Chihuahua about 2 inches long and 1 inch tall. Sue named her after Liz Taylor, actress. Because of Liz Taylor, Sue and I entered a life...
Feb 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Proposed job creation bill raises municipal concerns
A four-bill package that Gov. Bobby Jindal will present to the legislature next month is designed to create thousands of jobs over the next decade, but some municipal and parish officials are conce...
Feb 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Importance of Hugs
"A hug is a handshake from the heart." ~ Anon. Hubby G-Man and I have just returned from a short winter vacation with some of our kids and grandkids. Oh, what a week it was, it really was, jam pack...
Feb 24, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Emphasis on social issues may haunt GOP in election
MESA, Ariz. (AP) — The longer GOP presidential candidates compete for conservative activists' favor, the more they risk alienating centrist voters who might feel that arguments over birth control a...
Feb 24, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Legislators begin session with wide variety of bills
Education and retirement reform and budget balancing that would require closing state facilities and curtailing public services will not be the only volatile and complex issues facing legislators w...
Feb 23, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Letters to the Editor
Dear Editor: Thank you for the Cane River Lake report published in the Feb. 16 issue of The Natchitoches Times. I hope similar progress updates will continue to appear monthly in the newspaper so t...
Feb 23, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Legislature braces itself for intense budget battle
The 2012 Louisiana legislative session that begins next month could be one of the most difficult in years as lawmakers deal with a budget that cuts state jobs and services and proposals to reform p...
Feb 23, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Make a Difference
I am an adopted son. I am a very lucky adopted son. And as an adopted son I want all adoptees like me to have the same wonderful adoptive parents I was lucky enough to have. My biological mother wa...
Feb 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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