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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 Louisiana Tech in 1938. After two years, Garrett insisted Mize take the vacant coaching job at Arcadia High, 20 miles west, and in that year, 1940, Arcadia won the Class B state championship. Mize served in the Air Force as a pilot in the Southwest Pacific during World War II before returning to Louisiana Tech, where he became an offensive line coach for the Bulldogs football team as well as head...

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11/03/2013
Cedar Creek has released the names of those students who have achieved the honor roll for the first nine-weeks grading period. All A’s Fourth grade: Sarah Adams, Zoe Graham, Charlie May, Hayden...
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11/03/2013
The Ruston Lincoln Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate with the new owners, Alana and John Belton, of Wing Stop Restaurant on Sept. 26 at 720 Celebrity Drive.
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11/03/2013
Former Ruston resident Dr. Beth Andrews Kassanoff has been named one of the best doctors in Dallas by D Magazine. Kassanoff is practices internal medicine with MedProvider and Baylor University...
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11/01/2013
The fifth annual Relay for Life Wagon Train ride left Saltillo, Texas, at 8 a.m. Oct. 21 for a five-week ride. Their final destination will be a visit with the Robertson brothers at the Duck Dynasty...
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11/01/2013
Comments from the crowd during a Thursday morning visit made one thing clear — educators and childcare providers alike are focused on giving children birth-4 years old every opportunity to succeed....
11/01/2013
Louisiana Tech University choirs will perform their Fall Quarter Concert titled, “Love, Laughter and Lament” at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in Howard Auditorium on Tech’s campus. Tech’s Concert Choir will sing...
11/01/2013
GRAMBLING — Grambling State University is holding its second annual radiothon at KRGM-FM today, offering alumni, fans and supporters opportunities to receive special premium gifts as they contribute...
11/01/2013
Saturday, Boy Scouts will be “Scouting for Food” around the local neighborhoods for the Christian Community Action pantry. The Scouts will be leaving the bags on doorsteps Saturday and will pick up...
10/31/2013
The upcoming Arts Academy: Visual Rhythm will be held Nov. 9 and hosted by the North Central Louisiana Arts Council. NCLAC Executive Director Jessica Slaughter said the series of Arts Academy classes...
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10/31/2013
Local youth attended the Zombie Prom held by Lincoln Parish Library Saturday night. Pictured above are local youth dancing the night away. The library hosts a variety of events for local teens...