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Students at Louisiana Tech University incur less average student loan debt than students attending any other four-year institution in the State of Louisiana, according to LendEDU’s “Student Loan Debt By State By School Report 2016.” LendEDU ranks Louisiana Tech No. 1 in the state among the four-year schools with students averaging $18,284 of debt for their college educations. Louisiana Tech also ranks No. 25 in the nation in a list of least average debt for students at public colleges and universities. The LendEDU recognition is just the latest in a series of national rankings that Louisiana...

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07/08/2016
Five individuals have submitted their resume’ for consideration for the position of Grambling State University President. The applicants are: • Rick Gallot, attorney, former state lawmaker; • Paul...
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07/08/2016
Ruston city Clerk Emmett Gibbs lowers the U.S. flag to half staff this morning in honor of the Dallas area law enforcement officers killed in Thursday night’s ambush.
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07/08/2016
Louisianans are more interested in what’s good for their state than they are in party labels, U.S. Senate candidate Caroline Fayard said Thursday. Fayard, a Democrat from New Orleans, is running for...
07/08/2016
1,267. That is the number of people signed up for the summer reading program at the Lincoln Parish Library this year. “We are having a great summer reading this year. In the children’s department, we...
07/08/2016
Grambling residents may begin to see construction crews beginning work as early as Tuesday at the Legends Square. Mayor Ed Jones said after a few delays with the fiber cables, the Department of...
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07/07/2016
Two Ruston men have been arrested and charged with auto theft as part of the continuing law enforcement round up of suspects in a string of vehicle heists and under carport vehicle burglaries...
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07/07/2016
A Choudrant man remains in the Lincoln Parish Detention Center charged with multiple drug-related offenses, including possession of methamphetamine and marijuana. Casey Joe Bagwell, 29, of 2955 Hwy....
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07/07/2016
U.S. Senate candidate Abhay Patel said Wednesday the federal government needs to get out of the way so states and communities can take care of local issues themselves. “I don’t have all the answers...
07/07/2016
Following a few minutes of contentious discussions, the board that oversees operation of the Union Parish Detention Center voted to hear a presentation from a company interested in providing...
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07/06/2016
Parish law enforcement officers seized almost nine pounds of methamphetamine and arrested two Texas men on multiple drug charges as a result of Tuesday evening traffic stop on Interstate 20. Alberto...