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Traffic along a stretch of Celebrity Drive between Eagle Drive and Commerce Street in north Ruston is flowing again now that a $750,000 road revamp project is done. City officials, along with business representatives, cut a ribbon officially re-opened the roadway Wednesday. They say the upgrades will not only enhance safety but also improve transportation. “It’s taking one of the main economic thoroughfares and putting it in good shape,” Ruston Mayor Ronny Walker said about the project. Celebrity Drive helps connect the area between the I-20 north service road and state Highway 33. The...

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Grambling Mayor Edward Jones thinks he’s attended nearly all of the Grambling State University Founder’s Week community breakfasts. Jasmine Hill attended her first. The annual Founder’s Week...
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09/23/2013
The invigorating energy of motivational speaker Harvey Alston fired up an audience of faculty members at Grambling State University’s service learning lunch appreciation ceremony last week. He...
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09/22/2013
A lot of little girls strutted across the stage Saturday morning in Dubach. At 10 a.m. Saturday, the Louisiana Chicken Festival hosted the 25th annual Chicken Festival beauty pageant for girls ages...
09/22/2013
Ruston’s mayoral election is still more than a year away, but potential candidates are already lining up. City Alderman Jim Pearce and parish Police Juror Ronny Walker both said they’re running....
09/22/2013
The Dubach Town Council met in regular session Monday night to discuss a few issues that were pushed back from August’s meeting. After talking with the town attorney Bill Jones, Town Clerk Tina...
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Business leaders will get a first-hand look at innovative research technologies when representatives of several start-up companies tout their products and services during Louisiana Tech University’s...
09/22/2013
GRAMBLING) — A familiar face and a special person in Grambling State University history will visit the campus as the Founder’s Day Convocation speaker. Former acting university president Neari F....