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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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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....
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09/22/2013
At approximately 3 p.m., Friday two vehicles collided head on at the corner of Calcote Avenue and Boyce Street. “(The accident) was moderate, but there were only minor injuries,” said Eric Brazzel,...
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09/21/2013
The I.A. Lewis School family is pleased to welcome back Shavonne Garner-Price to the Ram family. Mrs. Price previously served as coordinating teacher and is now leading us as principal after serving...
09/21/2013
Assembly of God First Assembly of God “Living in the Spirit” class is at 9:45 a.m. Sundays. Children’s church is at 10:45 a.m. Nursery through age 3 is provided at 10:45 a.m. Sundays, by request on...
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09/20/2013
Reading is arguably one of the most important skills that students in lower elementary school are tasked with learning. It seems no surprise then that the most exciting item on Glen View Elementary...
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09/20/2013
President Barack Obama issued a proclamation declaring today National POW/MIA Recognition Day. In recognition of this day members of the Louisiana Tech Air Force ROTC will stand in front of the...
09/20/2013
Louisiana Tech University hosted a cyber security workshop at University Hall on Thursday. Speakers included Kelley Dempsey, information security specialist for the National Institute of Standards...
09/20/2013
Mortgage Contracting Services is celebrating the first anniversary of its 10,300-square-foot facility in Ruston. The operations center has already added 70 new jobs to the area — well ahead of its...
09/20/2013
The residents of Dubach will be strutting across the stage for the Louisiana Chicken Festival on Sept. 27-28 during the annual talent show. “In the past, we have had a lot of entries,” Gina Stokes,...
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09/19/2013
One of Louisiana’s most famous artists died in 1988 at the age of 101, but her legacy lives on through her paintings. Doug Gitter, an artist from Metairie, has spent the past four years working on...