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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 of the nine UL System institutions experienced some level of growth. Northwestern State University in Natchitoches boasted the highest percentage and student increase at 7 percent and 640 students, respectively. Grambling State University followed with a 6.8 percent increase from an additional 310 students. “Even during extremely difficult budget times, our universities have worked diligently to...

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02/10/2014
Louisiana Tech University nursing students Richard Ballard, left, and Tony Jackson, right, are among the volunteers at the 33rd annual St. Judy Radiothon broadcast live today and Tuesday from Ruston’...
02/10/2014
Lincoln Parish emergency preparedness officials are watching the skies and the weather maps today as yet another winter storm, this one likely bringing freezing rain, heads toward North Louisiana. “...
02/10/2014
The Lincoln Parish Police Jury will hold a Public Works Committee meeting at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Lincoln Parish Courthouse. Jurors will discuss several items on the agenda including requests...
02/10/2014
A group of Ruston realtors got an up-close look Thursday at a growing list of proposed changes to the city’s zoning code. “We think you are a very integral part of the process,” Planning...
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02/09/2014
At approximately 1 p.m. Friday, deputies with Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office were involved in the fatal shooting of a 23-year-old Ruston resident. Chad Alexander, public information officer with the...
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02/09/2014
More than 100 people braved freezing temperatures and a wintery mix of precipitation Friday night into Saturday morning in downtown Ruston. And it was Peach Tree Dental that delivered with its...
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02/09/2014
Editor’s Note: This is the second in a series of features running in February in recognition of Black History Month. Ruston’s Ken Carter has a passion for music, and because of those who fought for...
02/09/2014
Law enforcement officials have released statistics for 2013 on the number of arrests made as well as what this means for the community. Sgt. Clint Williams, public information officer with the Ruston...
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02/08/2014
Second nine weeks Principal's List
 Seventh grade: Lathe Allen, Abigail Ambrose, Michal Bishop, Victoria Breeding, Kaylee Broom, Alyssa Cahoy, Tristan Calaman, Emma Colvin, Jacob Crook, Malcom Davis...
02/08/2014
The Lincoln Head Start Child Development Program is sponsored by Lincoln Total Community Action, Inc. and is funded by the Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children Youth...