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The Most Important Statistic
November 9, 2018

(DESIGNATED EDITOR’S NOTE: Tech beat Rice 28-13 Saturday and moved to 7-3. The Bulldogs guaranteed themselves a bowl game — fifth…

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Ode To Stretch, Green Bean Casserole And Polk Salad
November 5, 2018

(This column originally ran in the Sunday November 4, 2018 editions of The Times and The News-Star.) Tough week here in…

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It Had To Be Him. And Them. Again.
October 18, 2018

The column first appeared in Sunday editions of The Times and The News-Star Sunday, October 14, 2018. For decades Dan Jenkins…

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Love Is In The Air — And On Your Windshield
October 2, 2018

This column first appeared in The Times and The News-Star Sunday, September 30, 2018. The Score, And Counting: Windshields 800 Million,…

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The Color Purple (and Gold)
September 23, 2018

BATON ROUGE — I had been on the LSU campus less than five minutes Saturday and was standing outside the Alumni…

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When a ‘Little’ Dream is a Big Thing
September 11, 2018

This column first appeared in editions of The Times and The News-Star Sunday, September 8, 2018 I would rather eat 12…

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More Proof That Little Things Mean A Lot
August 28, 2018

(This little column originally ran Sunday, Aug. 26, 2018 in The Times and The News-Star.) Friends who know me well —…

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Time: The Great Mystery
August 22, 2018

(This appeared originally in the August 19, 2018 editions of both The Times and The News-Star.) Who understands it?, but what…

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Stone Brothers Star In HOF Doubleheader
July 19, 2018

(Please see ticket info for the Aug. 4 ArkLaTex Museum of Champions Induction Ceremony and Celebration at the bottom; Lincoln Parish…

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That Time Olympian Hollis Conway Jumped Too Soon
July 2, 2018

When he was told four years ago that his teenaged middle-of-three daughters wanted to enter a beauty pageant, Hollis Conway, father…

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