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Friday, June 24, 2016 - 11:53am
Today’s Art Talk has performing arts news for you. Check out the details about the Russ-Town Band concert on Saturday, and upcoming free vocal lessons with the Piney Hills Harmony. From Amanda Quimby with the Dixie Center for the Arts: It’s that time once again to hear this Peach Festival favorite. On Saturday at 2 p.m., Lawrence Gibbs and the Russ-Town Band will fill the Dixie Center for the Arts with beautiful Americana and Patriotic melodies. Everyone is invited to gather for this lively 52-piece community band and enjoy selections like the Star Wars medley, Solid Men to the Front, On...

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05/28/2016
Ben Choi, associate professor of computer science at Louisiana Tech University, will present his research on a groundbreaking new technology that has the potential to revolutionize the computing...
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05/28/2016
Homertown defeated Arcadia with a score of 85-82 to become the 2016 Men’s Basketball Champions. From left to right: Von Wafer, Shirmane Thomas, Eric Brown Jr., Javarez Willis, LaFrance Cooper,...
05/28/2016
As spring quarter comes to an end, Louisiana Tech University’s department of history has something special to celebrate. May 2016 marks the 50th anniversary of the establishment on campus of Phi...
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05/28/2016
The Piney Hills Quilt Guild Donation Quilt 2016, is finished and tickets are on sale. Tickets are available from any Guild member and at local quilt shops — Hannah's, Quilteroo's and The Fabric Shop...
05/28/2016
ASSEMBLY OF GOD First Assembly of God “Living in the Spirit” class is at 9:45 a.m. Sundays. Children’s church is at 10:45 a.m. Nursery through age 3 is provided at 10:45 a.m. Sundays, by request on...
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05/27/2016
Composers from around the U.S. and beyond are coming to Ruston and Monroe from Wednesday through June 4 to have their music performed at the New Music on the Bayou Summer Festival. Monroe concert...
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05/26/2016
June 11 will mark the 66th annual coronation of Queen Dixie Gem Peach and Princess Peach. On June 10 – 11, the historic Dixie Center for the Arts in downtown Ruston will host the festivities...
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05/26/2016
Adriel A. Hilton, Miami, Flordia native, received the 2016 Harry Canon Outstanding Professional Award from the Standing Committee on Men and Masculinities of the American College Personnel...
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05/25/2016
The Ethel Mae Movers and Shakers learned how to properly care for their teeth,so that they will still have their natural teeth when they are in their 90s. The presenters were hygienists from the...
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05/24/2016
The Ruston Lions Club recently had their guest speaker well known outdoor writer Glynn Harris. Harris, who hails from Goldonna, told the group a few of his favorite stories in which he was involved...