Archive for July, 2013

Friendship is Patient, Friendship is Kind

Posted July 2013

“Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It is not rude, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs. Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, […]

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This Type of Cancer Can Occur on Eyelids

Posted July 2013

Basal cell carcinoma is considered a non-melanoma type of skin cancer and can appear on the eyelids or skin area around the eyes.  It is reported to be the most common type of skin cancer.  This type of skin cancer appears on those areas that are most exposed to UV sunlight (i.e. face and scalp).  […]

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What You Must Know About Health Reform

Posted July 2013

Don’t worry if you feel like you don’t know how the Health Reform (ObamaCare) Law is going to affect you in 2014. Over 75% of Americans don’t understand any of it according to certain reports. One reason why people don’t understand is because the law itself is over 2,000 pages long with over 20,000 pages […]

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Paragon Casino Resort Hosts 10th Annual La Cuisine de la Louisiane

Posted July 2013

Paragon Casino Resort is proud to host the 10th annual La Cuisine de la Louisiane, a culinary fundraiser to be held in the Mari Showroom on Sunday, July 28th from 5:30pm to 7:30pm. This year’s event will serve as a major fundraiser for the American Red Cross of Central Louisiana in Alexandria, Camp Bon Coeur […]

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Negative Thinking Can Pull You Down…Way Down

Posted July 2013

On a very hot day, our electricity went out and stayed out for several hours.  By the time it was dark, my wife had candles all over the house.  “Now isn’t this cozy and romantic?” she asked.  I groaned, “Somehow, it hasn’t hit me yet.”   Two people can have exactly the same experience and […]

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2013 Proposed Constitutional Amendments

Posted July 2013

The Louisiana Legislature approved eight proposed constitutional amendments during this year’s 2013 session. To become law, these bills will need to be given final approval by the state’s voters during the next statewide election which is not until November, 2014. Here is a breakdown of the amendments:   House Bill 131: Would prohibit lawmakers from […]

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July 2013 Picture Page

Posted July 2013

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ADCS Summer Performing Arts Presents The Little Mermaid, Jr.

Posted July 2013

The Little Mermaid is back! By popular demand, Alexandria Country Day School is presenting Disney’s The Little Mermaid, Jr. once again! Join Ariel, Flounder, Sebastian and all their friends as they return live, July 18th through 20th, at Coughlin-Saunders Performing Arts Center in downtown Alexandria!   Disney’s The Little Mermaid is the story of Ariel […]

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Hepatitis C: Boomers Beware!

Posted July 2013

Hepatitis C is a viral disease with several genotypes—most often spread by blood exposure—which affects the liver, and can cause cirrhosis and liver cancer.  This insidious disease is not rare, and affects over 3 million adults in the United States, most of them born between 1945 and 1965.  The CDC estimates that there were 17,000 […]

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Louisiana Justice Hall of Fame Honors Judge Harry Randow

Posted July 2013

Louisiana Department of Public Safety and Corrections Secretary James M. LeBlanc, Louisiana State Penitentiary Warden Burl Cain and the Louisiana State Penitentiary Museum Foundation will recognize the highly distinguished individuals honored as 2013 inductees into the Louisiana Justice Hall of Fame on Friday, July 12th.  Among the inductees is 9th Judicial District Court Judge Harry […]

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