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Louisiana Tech University President Les Guice spoke to students at A.E. Phillips Laboratory School this morning about the school’s being named Louisiana’s top elementary school by StartClass, an education research site powered by Graphiq — an international technology company that delivers insights from worldwide data.

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09/26/2016
Louisiana Tech University President Les Guice spoke to students at A.E. Phillips Laboratory School this morning about the school’s being named Louisiana’s top elementary school by StartClass, an...
09/26/2016
Grambling State University kicked off its annual Founder’s Week celebration today. The 115-year old institution will mark its history with convocations, campus tours, exhibits, a book signing by...
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09/26/2016
Longtime Louisiana Tech University track and field coach Jimmy Mize died Sunday at the age of 99 in Baton Rouge. Mize began coaching at Ruston High under L.J. “Hoss” Garrett after graduating from...
09/25/2016
The University of Louisiana System has eclipsed 90,000 students for the first time since 2012. An additional 588 students over last year brings the System’s total enrollment to 90,439 students. Six...
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09/25/2016
Visitors and residents alike had a clucking good time during the 28th Dubach Chicken Festival held Friday and Saturday in downtown Dubach. From chicken cooking contests to a mini farm, attendees had...
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09/25/2016
Swami Sivananda once said “The harder the struggle, the more glorious the triumph.” Local brothers Kiyan Rice, 12, and Aly-zaman Rice, 14, took those words to heart when they decided to climb Mt....
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09/24/2016
Top Left: Grant Jennings, of Grant’s Wood Crafts, shows off one of his tiny carvings to a group of young men. Below, Jayda Armstrong, 7, holds a rabbit as Hunter Weems, of Heaven’s Mini Blessings,...
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09/24/2016
The Louisiana Nursing Home Association Board of Directors announced the selection of Mark Berger to succeed its long-serving executive director Joe Donchess. Donchess will continue as executive...
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09/24/2016
The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony at the grand opening of the new Holiday Inn Express & Suites of Ruston on Sept. 13. The 84-room hotel features a choice of...
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09/24/2016
Kindergarten The students are so excited about the new Kindergarteners at Choudrant Elementary School. The students have been very busy learning school rules, meeting new friends, counting, reading...