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Leon Sanders has been appointed to handle operations by the University of Louisiana System at Grambling State University beginning Friday. GSU’s vice president of finance and administration will take over following former president Willie Larkin’s resignation June 23 at the University of Louisiana Board of Supervisors meeting. Larkin’s resignation is effective starting Thursday. Sanders will coordinate with the UL System on all personnel, academic and financial decisions. “Grambling State University has experienced an unusual number of leadership changes in the past 25 years and the system...

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08/16/2013
On Saturday MedCamps of Louisiana will host its 19th Annual Fun Shoot Sporting Clay tournament at the Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office Training Center and Public Range in West Monroe. This year’s...
08/15/2013
It has been more than a decade since the War on Terror began. And since then hundreds of local military personnel have served their country. Capt. Robert Parker, of Ruston, along with other members...
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08/15/2013
After two weeks of hard work and practice, the Ruston High School Band showcased what they learned Friday at the band’s 2013-14 Sneak Peak. On the practice field, the band gave those in attendance a...
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08/15/2013
There is trouble ahead in the future if something isn’t done about it now. That was the main message conveyed Monday as experts involved with the Sparta Aquifer met with TEA Party members during...
08/15/2013
At 4:22 a.m. Tuesday, the Lincoln Parish Fire Department responded to a house fire on Kuhn Road in Farmerville. Due to storming, a tree was knocked over and fell through the house starting the fire....
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08/15/2013
Coming from a musical background, the Waller family had talked about doing something similar to the new Percussive Arts Institute in Ruston. “James is the musical mastermind,” Sarah said. “We’ve...
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08/14/2013
Area residents had the opportunity Saturday to participate in National Garage Sale Day at the Lincoln Parish Library. Proceeds raised from booth and table rentals totaled approximately $1,100 and...
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08/14/2013
The changing times for Louisiana Tech University permeated the air Tuesday night as the university held its “Happening XXXII” at the Monroe Civic Center. Instead of a formal banquet as in all the...
08/14/2013
The August meeting of the Lincoln Parish School Board was focused on getting students back in classes and getting supplies to schools. Board members unanimously — with the exception of Trott Hunt who...
08/14/2013
With one production under their belt for the season, Ruston Community Theatre is now gearing up for their next production. Directed by Nancy Wallace, the cast of “Christmas Belles” will take the...