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08/23/2016 - 11:16am
The Grambling State University Television Center is seeking television center equipment donations after loosing upwards of $300,000 worth of damage from two floods and a fire. The equipment was lost as a result from floods in March 2015 and March of this year inside Woodson Hall and an electrical...
08/23/2016 - 11:17am
Individual property tax assessments have increased an average of 14 percent over the last four years, according to the recently completed reassessments done by the parish assessor’s office. Assessments in Ruston and Choudrant have jumped an average of 15 percent, while those in Grambling, Dubach...
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08/23/2016 - 11:18am
A Rayville man was booked into the Lincoln Parish Detention Center on charges as a fugitive fleeing another jurisdiction following the fatal shooting of a woman Monday in West Monroe. Local authorities arrested Isaac Gee, 29, near Tarbutton Road on charges of second-degree murder in connection with...
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08/23/2016 - 11:19am
Top row, from left, Tarah Cox, a Grambling State University senior criminal justice major, Keiontay Jones, a senior kinesiology major, Ebony Rushing, a senior psychology major, and, bottom row, from left, Kendrea Jones, a senior biology major, and Jhazzman Martin, a social work grad student, check...
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08/22/2016 - 12:51pm
Essence Brown planned for her first week at Grambling State University to be a dream come true. But after the freshman criminal justice major was awakened by her mother at 5 a.m. Aug. 13 to knee-deep water in her Albany home, Brown knew her dream would be tarnished. “It was unbelievable,” she said...

Announcements

Emily Nicole Allen and Nathan Lynn Taylor, both of Choudrant, were united in holy matrimony at 5 p.m. Saturday at Calvary Baptist Church. The double ring ceremony was officiated by Kevin Daniel, uncle of the groom. The bride is the daughter of Tina and John Allen, of Choudrant. She is the...
Kori L’Andre’ Smith and Tiffani Brandice James Smith were married Aug. 25, 2015 in Ellenwood, Georgia. The service was officiated by the Rev. Willie Rockward of Atlanta. Tiffani Brandice James is the daughter of Carolyn Douglas Collier, of Grambling, and Aaron James, of Ruston. She is the maternal...

Sports

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Louisiana Tech head coach Brooke Stoehr announced that former Ruston High School prep star and Northwestern State letter-winner Chelsea...

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Louisiana Tech head baseball coach Lane Burroughs announced another addition to the 2016 class in left-handed pitcher Tanner Propst.

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BEAUMONT, Texas — The last time Louisiana Tech was forced to play a man down due to a red card, it was four years ago and the Lady Techsters...

Editorials

It’s getting closer every day. While the 2016 football season doesn’t kick off until next week, area football fans will get a taste of real-game action this weekend as area...
Not every community can lay claim to being home to a potential Miss America. Lincoln Parish can. Choudrant resident and reigning Miss Louisiana Justine Ker is in Atlantic...