A second man has died following a crash in Lincoln Parish last week.
According to a news release from Louisiana State Police, on Dec. 16, the Caddo Parish Coroner’s Office informed Troop F that Andrew Perkins, 25, of Shreveport, had died.
Perkins was the best friend of Grambling State University student and wreck victim Michael Hubbard Jr., 25, according to a relative of Hubbard.
GRAMBLING — The Town of Grambling has been working on bringing new infrastructure and businesses to its limits for quite some time through the help of a tax increment financing district. Last week, Grambling got even closer to seeing that dream become a reality when the town council unanimously approved the selections for the TIF district’s taxing board.
Virginia Valian, noted author, speaker and distinguished professor of psychology at Hunter College (CUNY), will give a presentation at 10 a.m. Friday at Louisiana Tech University titled, “Why So Slow: the Advancement of Women in Engineering and Science,” which is based on her well-known book of the same name.
The speech will take place in University Hall and is free and open to the public.