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Tommy Tucker, WWL First News
February 07, 2020 - 11:05 am
The Jefferson Parish school system is looking at a sixteen million dollar gap and had to seriously figure out ways to balance the budget while still providing the best education possible to the students in the system.
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Tommy Tucker, WWL First News
September 04, 2019 - 10:26 am
How do you divvy up chores when it comes to your kids? Do you or should you tie it into an allowance? How do you raise a kid (or kids) who are willing to do their fair share of the family work but still understand the value of labor without creating mercenary, money-grubbing, little monsters who...
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Tommy Tucker, WWL First News
August 01, 2019 - 12:55 pm
I’m sure we’ve all seen movies where, for whatever reason, the lead character somehow attains this marvelous ability to see into the near future. As a result they do what they can to prevent a disaster. Guess what? It’s not the stuff of celluloid. It happens every year at the start of summer, and...
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July 23, 2019 - 1:01 pm
A social media post from the New England Patriots’ quarterback Tom Brady went viral, and some of the reaction was negative, condemning Brady for endangering the life of his 6-year-old daughter, Vivian. While vacationing in Costa Rica, the video shows Brady with his young daughter as they dived...
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June 28, 2019 - 2:49 pm
How did you learn about sex? The red state of Texas has focused on teaching abstinence-only sex education in its school for over 20 years, but members of the Texas Board of Education are considering adding new topics to the sex ed program. The new areas include: ‘sexual risk reduction methods,” “...
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June 14, 2019 - 12:39 pm
Why are restaurants so much more crowded on Mother’s Day than on Father’s Day? The efforts to do something really special for mom on Mother’s Day are greater than the collective efforts to make dads feel special on Father’s Day – but that may be changing. Men and women are different – but the...
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June 12, 2019 - 1:11 pm
Have you noticed that we now live in a world where it is not enough to have opposing opinions – the ultimate goal seems to be criticizing people in an effort to tell them how to lead their lives? The brief video I posted on my Facebook page of the Naked Bike Ride in New Orleans over the weekend...
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