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Willie Larkin, Grambling State University president, resigned Thursday at the University of Louisiana Board of Supervisors meeting at Louisiana Tech University. Larkin’s letter of resignation was accepted by the board said Dan Reneau, interim ULS president. Larkin’s resignation is effective June 30 after only serving as president for one year. “I am not a quitter,” said Larkin, who was appointed as GSU president in July 2015. “I committed to serving Grambling State University for seven years, or as long as I was allowed to do so. I will always love Grambling State University. She deserves...

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08/17/2013
Currently, the Lincoln Parish Police Jury anticipates a $175,000 deficit in the solid waste fund due to the expense of taking care of the 77 dumpsters placed around the parish. Solid Waste Committee...
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08/17/2013
A Grambling State University graduate with deep higher education academic experience and certifications has been chosen as the new principal of Grambling Middle School and Grambling High School.
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08/17/2013
Local soldiers of the 844th Engineer Company, 527th Engineer Battalion left Ruston Friday on the first leg of their journey to Kuwait for a 365-day deployment. The official send-off will be held at...
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08/17/2013
Louisiana Tech’s summer quarter commencement exercises were held Thursday, with diplomas awarded to 281 graduates. Commencement marked the close of summer quarter activities at the university, with...
08/17/2013
Louisiana Tech has announced the names of students on its summer quarter President’s and Dean’s honor lists. Students whose names are followed by an asterisk earned recognition as members of the...
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08/17/2013
First National Bank donated two new iPads to Hillcrest Elementary as a part of the Adopt-a-School program. Pictured left to right are Taylor Burt (FNB), Patrice Hilton (Principal), Samantha Lantrip...
08/17/2013
BAPTIST Calvary Bible study classes begin at 9 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Worship is also held at 9 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Choir rehearsal begins at 4 p.m. today. Men’s Prayer Breakfast begins at 6:30 a.m....
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08/16/2013
Soldiers of the Louisiana National Guard’s 844th Engineer Company, 527th Engineer Battalion left on the first leg of their journey to Kuwait with a procession leaving Ruston at 10 a.m. today. The...
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08/16/2013
At approximately 10 p.m. Thursday a Ruston resident was arrested on several charges after being stopped by local law enforcement for loud music. Kevin Harris, 36, of 729 Second Ave., was reportedly...