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School has ended for the summer, but that doesn’t mean that learning has to end, too. Bricks 4 Kidz, an educational organization that helps children learn through the use of LEGO bricks, will have several camps this summer stationed at the Idea Place on the campus of Louisiana Tech University. Sarah Wages, owner and director of Bricks 4 Kidz in Ruston, West Monroe and Monroe, said each camp will help children learn about different educational concepts. “Bricks 4 Kidz provides children from preschool to middle school fun and educational opportunities to learn science, technology, engineering,...

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05/10/2016
At 21, Caroline Daughdrill, a nursing student at Louisiana Tech University, has finally fulfilled her dream of opening her own boutique — Penderie de Ruston Boutique. “We are catering more to the...
05/09/2016
Ruston residents have the opportunity to try something new beginning next Monday when the city’s first Bike to Work Week kicks off. The celebration includes daily cycling-related activities and...
05/09/2016
At 7 p.m. Tuesday, the Lincoln Parish Police Jury will meet in the Police Jury Meeting Room on the third floor of the Lincoln Parish Courthouse. During their meeting, jurors will discuss the...
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05/09/2016
The Louisiana chapter of the National Federation of the Blind honored a Louisiana Tech University’s Professional Development and Research Institute on Blindness outreach specialist with the 2016...
05/07/2016
Mosquitoes are back in Ruston and they’ve returned earlier than usual. That’s why mosquito abatement officials are urging residents to take precautions when outdoors and to clear away any refuse in...
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05/07/2016
From left, Le’Ana Leonard, Grambling Chamber of Commerce Secretary Pamela McIntyre and Mary Flournoy wait for customers at the Grambling Farmer’s Market Saturday.
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05/07/2016
Peach season is here, and what better way to kick off the Louisiana Peach Festival than with a beauty pageant? Joe Price, Miss Dixie Gem Peach pageant director, said this will be the pageant’s 66th...
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05/07/2016
Editor’s Note: This is the first in a series on the ongoing construction of Lincoln Parish Schools. Construction crews at Hillcrest Elementary are a month away from completing five additional...
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05/07/2016
Ruston Elementary School’s Enrichment Students recently held a fundraiser for the Domestic Abuse Resistance team as a Neon Disney Lemonade Stand in front of Beehive Outlet. Left to right are Preslea...
05/07/2016
Thomas A. Moorehead, president and CEO of Sterling Premier Group and Moorehead Properties, Inc., will deliver Grambling State University’s 2016 Spring Commencement speech. The ceremony will be held...