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I wonder if it's coincidence ot did North Korea pick Memorial Day to test it's second nuclear device by luck?  Indeed it's a chill wind that blows from the North this Spring.  OB is learning the ropes fast I hope.  Say what you want to get elected.  But when the fat lady sings you better listen. ...
Congratulations to the city of New Orleans for being awarded the 2013 Championship game.  This is the tenth time the city will host the BIG GAME.  The first since Katrina flooded the dome in 2005.  It also is the first since Tom Brady won the 2002 game after the terrorist's attack in 2001. Maybe ...
  Located in Hammond, Louisiana near Southeastern Louisiana University.  This 3 bedroom, 1 and a 1/2 bath home with approximately 1300 square feet of living area.  Currently in move in condition, priced at $96,000. With a little TLC, a handy man or do-it-your-self-er, can have this home looking ...
Located in Hammond, Louisiana near Southeastern Louisiana University.  This 3 bedroom, 1 and a 1/2 bath home with approximately 1540 square foot of living area currently in move in condition, priced at $96,000.  With a little TLC, a handy man or do it your selfer, can have this home looking new a...
In less you live in a vacuum, anyone living in hurricane prone areas is aware of this.  Among having a stash of supplies (food,water etc), one needs to have adequate insurance in place. Do you know the most common form of disaster in the U.S.?  If you said flooding you are correct.  One does not ...
Tell the Legislature: Support HB 259 and SB 47! Adjust the Homestead Exemption Against Inflation (or at least let the voters - not politicians - decide!)   Dear Citizens of Louisiana,   Thank you for signing the petition calling for adjustment of the Homestead Exemption against inflation. The Leg...
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This is one of the bills that our state legislature is considering.  The current exemption is $75,000 and they want to raise it to $150,000.  This would be the approximate amount if the exemption had been indexed to inflation over the years.  The $75,000 has been in place since 1982, while home v...
This Saturday, (tomorrow), the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra is performing at the amphitheater in Slidell'sHeritage Park.  The concert begins at 7 p.m..  Admission is free.  I suggest any one interested to get there early.  Some of the music played will include Tchaikovsky's Waltz from Sleepin...

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