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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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07/08/2013
In June, Summer Literacy Day Camp was held at Glen View Elementary School for qualifying students entering first grade in Fall 2013. The program was made possible due to a generous donation from...
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07/08/2013
A Ruston family is asking for help in locating a family member they say has been missing since Friday. Jonathan Verret, 18, of Ruston, was last seen Friday in the northeast Los Angeles area. He was...
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07/08/2013
Three Louisiana Tech University professors from the College of Engineering and Science joined dignitaries representing 157 universities from around the world last week, in Córdoba, Argentina to...
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07/08/2013
Animal lovers who don’t have time to visit the vet are now in luck as Thomas Mobile Veterinary Clinic is in the business of making house calls. After selling his nine-year-old veterinary practice in...
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07/06/2013
Ruston Fire Department firefighters were on the scene Friday evening battling a playground equipment fire at Greenwood Park located at 1306 Cornell Ave. RFD officials said Saturday that arson is the...
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07/06/2013
Ruston High School has something to celebrate as the New Tech @ Ruston building is officially finished. Lincoln Parish Board members — excluding District 7 Representative Trott Hunt, who was absent...
07/06/2013
GRAMBLING — Two Grambling State University students have been awarded News Corporation-United Negro College Fund scholarships as a part of a nationwide competition. Senior Colin Bryan Jno-Finn and...
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07/06/2013
Parnell-Burt Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3615 Ladies Auxiliary packed “goodie bags” and delivered them to veterans in area nursing homes Thursday for the Fourth of July.
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07/05/2013
Many local residents flocked to the area surrounding Temple Baptist Church for the annual Fourth of July fireworks display on Wednesday night. Pictured right are George Budds, Frank Reger, Margot...
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07/05/2013
Visitors to the Lincoln Parish Library Events Center at 10 a.m. July 13 will be greeted with a giant red crawfish during the first ever Family Day Out event. During the event, Dee Scallan — and lead...