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Welcome to “The Little Town with a Big Heart”
Inspiring story: Christian One Liners — by author unknown
Many folks want to serve God, but only as advisers. It is easier to preach 10 sermons than it is to live one. The good Lord didn’t create anything without a purpose, but mosquitoes come close.
In one of Aesop’s fables a hungry fox notices a bunch of juicy, sweet looking grapes and attempts to reach them. But no matter how he tries, he can’t get them. Since he can’t have them he concludes that the grapes were sour. So now whenever someone puts something down because they can’t have it, we call it “sour grapes.”
In the final week of the 2018 Legislative Session, we passed a $6 billion budget that funds K-12 education under MAEP at $2.2 billion and gives a $5 million increase for a total of $6.5 million, to the nationally recognized and highly successful School Recognition Program that rewards teachers in schools that improve a letter grade or maintain
In the early years, a variety of essential businesses arose to meet the needs of the people of that era. However, as time and inventions have changed people’s lives, many of those businesses once necessary to Union residents now belong to yesteryear.
The Road to Financial Responsibility
Financial Literacy Month, sometimes also referred to as Financial Capability Month, has been celebrated each April since 2000.
Coming to you from my writer’s room at my home in West Monroe, La., this Monday morning, I am greeted by a cloudy sky out the window in front of my laptop desk. Outdoors the temperature is comfortable.