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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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10/25/2013
To close out breast cancer awareness month, the Northern Louisiana Medical Center brought in the Pink Heals tour to help raise awareness. Elizabeth Turnley, marketing director for NLMC, said this was...
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10/25/2013
Whether it’s calculated under the new system or the old, it looks like Lincoln Parish has again been given a ‘B’ by the state. Superintendent of Schools Danny Bell was excited about the news. “We’re...
10/25/2013
At approximately 6:45 p.m. Thursday, the Lincoln Parish Fire Department responded to a house fire north of Grambling on Nathan Loop. Kevin Reynolds, captain with LPFD, said there were no injuries as...
10/25/2013
From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, the Ruston Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public its seventh opportunity in three years to prevent pill abuse and theft...
10/25/2013
From 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday The Living Gospel Church of Ruston will be having a winter coat giveaway at the Ruston Housing Authority Community Center, located at 901 Martin Luther King Drive....
10/25/2013
At approximately 10:40 a.m. Thursday, Ruston Police Department and Ruston Emergency Medical Services responded to a call regarding a vehicle crashing into Lewis’ Boutique. The driver reportedly had a...
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10/25/2013
Two teams looking to turn around their seasons clash in Miami at 5 p.m. Saturday as Louisiana Tech takes on Florida International in Conference USA play. Tech enters the contest at 2-5 overall and 1-...
10/24/2013
The football team may be back out on the field for Grambling State University, but repercussions from the recent protest and boycott that resulted in forfeiting a game to Jackson State University are...
10/24/2013
The Dixie Center for the Arts will play host to modern-day Renaissance man Bobby Bridger at 7 p.m. tonight. Bridger’s artwork has been on display in the lobby of the Dixie. John Emory, president of...
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10/24/2013
This month, the Louisiana Military Museum put an 1895 Colt Browning Machine Gun, used in the Spanish-American War, on display. Ernest Stevens, director for the Louisiana Military Museum, said the “...