Obituaries

Obituaries 7-25-2007

Send your obituary announcements to heatherb@heraldgide.com. CHAMPAGNE Elma Mury Champagne, “Maw Maw” ascended peacefully into heaven at the age of 73 on Sunday, July 22, 2007. Elma was born in Reserve and resided in Norco […]

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RELIGION IN THE NEWS

When to Let Go? Medicine’s Top Dilemma

Hospitals are grappling with ethical decisions about the end of life as medical advances increasingly enable doctors to extend the lives of the terminally ill. – Reuters
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Allen Lottinger

Gambling revenue may not be permanent

Louisiana may be in more trouble in the years ahead financially after the Legislature passed a record budget this past year. Some of the money that paid for it was increased state income from the gambling business when gamblers in the state lost $3.06 billion during the 2005-06 fiscal year, according to an Associated Press report by Alan Sayre. […]