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A Buddy to everyone
July 16, 2019

By JOHN JAMES MARSHALL/Designated Writers At some point, I'd like to go back and check the books at the Ruston Daily... Read More
FREE TANG FOR ALL AS WE CELEBRATE APOLLO MONTH
July 8, 2019

By TEDDY ALLEN/Designated Writers   (This ran originally in The Times and The News-Star Sunday July 7, 2019.) We begin Apollo Month…

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‘IF STUPID WERE SPEED, YOU’D BE A JET AIRPLANE’
July 2, 2019

This column originally appeared in The Times and The News-Star 6-30-2019 Has it really been 40 years since that gay and…

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BEWARE OF THE TUPPERWARE BANDITS
June 25, 2019

(This effort originally ran in The Times and The News-Star Sunday June 23, 2019) Earl Silas Tupper of Berlin, New Hampshire…

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YOUR ‘SPORTS’ TRIP IS HARDLY EVER ABOUT SPORTS
June 19, 2019

(This column ran originally Sunday June 16 in The Times and The News-Star.) An online baseball group I asked to join…

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When your childhood finally ends
May 29, 2019

Eventually, all of our childhoods take a hit. Maybe not the memories, but the links we carry with us for so…

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AT 5-10 (AND A HALF!), DUNIGAN’S A BIG DEAL
May 27, 2019

(Ran originally in the May 26, 2019 editions of The Times and The News-Star.) The story is not so much about…

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Tim Conway on Mount Rushmore of Comedy
May 21, 2019

(Ran originally Sunday May, 2019 in The Times and The News-Star.) All it took was Tim Conway in any of his…

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DANCING, LATER ON BROADWAY BUT FIRST AT THE SAVOY
May 13, 2019

(Ran originally in the May 12, 2019 Sunday editions of The Times and The News-Star.) I have just finished watching the…

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LOUISIANA TECH BASEBALL’S DIRTY DOZEN DAYS
May 8, 2019

Will Louisiana Tech’s 12-1 win over LSU Tuesday night in Baton Rouge be a late-season spark? And why am I starting…

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