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YEA! is a program that takes students between the ages of 11-18 through the process of starting and launching a real business or social movement over the course of an academic year. By the end of the class, students own and operate fully-formed and functioning businesses, which may be carried on after their graduation from the program. YEA! aims to teach students at an early age how to make a job, not just take a job. “We are so thrilled and currently preparing for year two of #YEALincoln,” said Judy Copeland, Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce president. “It was incredible to watch the...

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07/25/2016
In my Domestic Abuse Resistance Team columns, I have discussed a wide variety of abuse topics, ranging from bullying to teen dating violence, domestic violence to stalking and elder abuse. These...
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07/25/2016
The Louisiana State Licensing Board for Contractors and the Contractors Educational Trust Fund have made donations totaling more than $362,000 to Louisiana Tech University in support of the...
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07/25/2016
The Louisiana State University Agricultural Center recently hosted a three-day workshop where local children and teens learned about cooking and kitchen safety. Cathy Judd, LSU AgCenter area...
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07/23/2016
Brad Gunither spoke to the Ruston Kiwanis Club about the use unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) in surveying and mapping.
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07/23/2016
A team from Louisiana Tech University’s “Bulldogs Without Borders” student-led service organization recently traveled to Sous-a-Philippe, Haiti, where they began restoration on a water desalination...
07/23/2016
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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07/22/2016
Several Lincoln Parish artists will be featured in the August Downtown Gallery Crawl from 5-9 p.m. Aug. 4 in Monroe/West Monroe. People of all ages will visit with happy neighbors while reveling in...
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07/20/2016
The Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc. has donated 16 fans to the Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Department TRIAD summer fan program. The program provides free fans to elderly and disabled residents who meet...
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07/19/2016
North Central Louisiana Arts Council has partnered with Driggers Outdoor to present an opportunity for NCLAC member artists. One NCLAC member artist will be chosen from entries received to have an...
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07/18/2016
The Domestic Abuse Resistance Team has been around long enough now for most people in our community to know who we are, and what we do. We help to keep families safe from domestic violence. In...