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Olivia Cuthbert, a 16-year old sophomore at Cedar Creek School, is the #EverydayExcellence Award recipient for the month of August. Olivia created and manages a 501c3 non-profit organization called A Work of heART. The organization provides children and young adults with terminal illnesses an opportunity to creatively express themselves through art therapy. She was inspired to begin this organization after a close family friend lost a daughter to cancer. Olivia wanted to find a way to give the children some joy during their time in the hospital. Olivia was nominated by her high school art...

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11/07/2015
Thirteen teams from various churches in North Louisiana met recently for Bible Bowl at the Central Church of Christ in Bastrop. The Ruston Church of Christ Youth competed in the Senior Division...
11/07/2015
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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11/06/2015
Ruston Garden Club announced their officers for the new year. From left to right, Donna White, first vice president; Alnita Carroll, treasurer; Mary Elizabeth Holbrook, corresponding secretary; Linda...
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11/06/2015
Ruston Mayor Ronny Walker was the guest speaker at the Ruston Culture Guild during their October meeting held at member Lou Ropp’s home. From left to right, Lou Ropp, Ronny Walker, Donna White, co-...
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11/05/2015
The North Central Louisiana Arts Council’s sixth annual ARToberfest was held Oct. 23 at the Norton Building in Ruston in an effort to raise funds for Holiday Arts Tour and other NCLAC programming....
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11/05/2015
Esther Grand Chapter Order of Eastern Star, PHA, Louisiana Jurisdiction presented a $1,000 scholarship check to Keenan Washington (above center) for his academic excellence. Representing Esther Grand...
11/05/2015
Louisiana Tech University is the sixth most underrated college in the nation, according to a new list of the 50 Most Underrated Colleges in America for 2015 released by Business Insider, the Internet...
11/04/2015
Louisiana Tech University’s Alumni Association, in conjunction with the university’s Student Government Association and various student organizations, academic colleges, athletics department and...
11/04/2015
Louisiana Tech University’s Department of Music in the School of the Performing Arts has added a composition concentration to its list of concentrations to the Bachelor of Arts in Music degree. The...
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11/04/2015
Bob Hurtig (center left) was awarded the French Legion of Honor Medal by Gregor Trumel (center right), Consul General of the Consulate General in New Orleans, on Oct. 28. Accompanying Hurtig is Mayor...