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School has ended for the summer, but that doesn’t mean that learning has to end, too. Bricks 4 Kidz, an educational organization that helps children learn through the use of LEGO bricks, will have several camps this summer stationed at the Idea Place on the campus of Louisiana Tech University. Sarah Wages, owner and director of Bricks 4 Kidz in Ruston, West Monroe and Monroe, said each camp will help children learn about different educational concepts. “Bricks 4 Kidz provides children from preschool to middle school fun and educational opportunities to learn science, technology, engineering,...

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11/18/2013
Residents of Lincoln Parish now have unique venues for their weddings almost all year round — barns. Charlotte Naff, manager of Shenandoah Stables Productions in Vienna, said this business began by...
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11/18/2013
Local Boy and Cub Scouts collected an estimated 8,000 pounds of food for Christian Community Action and residents are still able to donate if they missed the scouts. Charlotte Hood, pack advancement...
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11/18/2013
Residents can work off those holiday pounds with one of Bulldawg Nutrition’s many fitness options that are open to the public. Those interested can get a jump-start on their fitness with their six-...
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11/18/2013
On Saturday, local elementary school students attended a jump rope workshop at A.E. Phillips, which was taught by The Heart Throbbers Team and The High Velocity Team, jump rope teams from Texas....
11/17/2013
Ruston School District voters said “yes” Saturday to a $21 million public school improvements project. Complete but unofficial returns show 68 percent of voters voted for the millage extension that...
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11/17/2013
Lincoln Parish voters mirrored the rest of Louisiana’s 5th Congressional District in electing political newcomer Vance McAllister as their next congressman. Complete but unofficial returns from...
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11/17/2013
Pictured above are members of the Junior Auxiliary at their annual jambalaya and bake sale Saturday. Funds raised during this event go to help cover costs on the following projects: the Christmas...
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11/17/2013
Louisiana Tech University added 304 new alumni Saturday during the fall commencement ceremonies at the Thomas Assembly Center. The graduates also learned valuable life experiences from keynote...
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11/17/2013
First Baptist Church of Ruston will serve its traditional Thanksgiving meal “To Ruston with Love” to area citizens at 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Ruston Civic Center, located at 401 N. Trenton Street....
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11/17/2013
Ruston’s “Holidays Arts Tour — Create!” is set to begin Thursday and residents have several things to get excited about. Jessica Slaughter, executive director for the North Central Louisiana Arts...