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Sunday, October 22, 2017 - 1:22am
“Journalism and Politics in the Pelican State” will be held at 4 p.m. Tuesday in Wyly Auditorium on the Louisiana Tech University campus. The event is free and open to the public, and questions from the audience are both welcomed and encouraged. Featuring five of the state’s leading political journalists, the event is produced by The Waggonner Center for Civic Engagement and Public Policy at Louisiana Tech, whose principal focus is to educate, inform, and inspire students to become more engaged in our democracy. The participating journalists are Greg Hilburn of The News Star and USA Today...

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08/02/2017
Gena Welch, wearing crown, celebrated her 102nd birthday July 19. She’s a resident of Alpine Senior Care Center. Joining in the celebration are, seated next to Welch, Nicole Leon, Alpine’s CAN...
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08/01/2017
Claiborne Electric General Manager and CEO Mark Brown, left, and Operation Round Up Trust member Dale Gryder, right, present a grant to members of the Piney Hills Harmony Chorus. Accepting the grant...
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08/01/2017
The LSU AgCenter Area Nutrition Agent, Cathy Judd, held an Advance Cooking Class July 17-19. The class originated at the request of some of the students who had attended “Cooking with Kids Workshop...
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07/31/2017
Would you be surprised if I told you that since the millennium began, DART has been offering a highly professional, community-wide training event every summer? Would it interest you to learn that the...
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07/29/2017
Quota International of Ruston recently donated a check for $2,700 to Mindi Bryan and the Lincoln Parish School Board to purchase a FM hearing system for a Glenview Elementary School student. A FM...
07/29/2017
Entertainment Weekly killed “Dunkirk” for me. Not because the review written by Chris Nashawaty was negative or turned me off in any way, but because it went too far toward the other extreme. On...
07/29/2017
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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07/28/2017
The North Central Louisiana Arts Council is pleased to announce our upcoming exhibition schedule for the new academic year, including a new exhibit of work by photographer Melissa Leporati at Parish...
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07/28/2017
The Foto Sisters will be featured artists at two area churches on Sunday.  They will present a concert at the First Baptist Church of Farmerville at 11 a.m. and at 6 p.m. at New Hope Baptist Church...
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07/25/2017
Approximately 200 local residents participated in the first Nada Houston Back-to-School Health Extravaganza held Saturday at the Lincoln Parish Library Events Center. The participants could receive...