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Faith and spirituality can be a very helpful component of someone’s recovery from mental illness. A place of worship is often a safe place for people, where they can feel welcomed and have an instant sense of support and community. For many individuals and families, faith plays a significant role in their recovery experience. Churches, temples, mosques and faith communities reach 70 percent of the American population each month. In the United States, clergy outnumber psychiatrists by nearly 10 to 1 and are more equitably distributed geographically than health professionals. Many studies...

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09/01/2015
Grambling State University and alumni continue to raise money for the university through the “I’m a G 10 for $10 Challenge,” which has been extended through the Bayou Classic weekend. GSU Foundation...
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08/29/2015
I cannot believe I will be leaving Churchill Estates at the end of September. Now that the end of my time here is getting short, I am beginning to feel sad about it. This week I left The Villages...
08/29/2015
Louisiana Tech University’s spring quarter commencement exercises were held August 20, with diplomas awarded to 286 graduates. Commencement officially marked the close of the summer quarter at Tech....
08/29/2015
Sept. 13 will mark Law Enforcement and Firefighter Appreciation Day at Sci-Port; members of the departments and their families will receive free admission to the science center as well as discounted...
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08/29/2015
Jerry Whittle was a recent guest of the Ruston Lions Club. Whittle has been with the LA Center for the Blind since its inception and briefed the club on the many areas of instruction at the Center.
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08/29/2015
Recent winner of 4 Paws Rescue gun raffle- Sheriff Mike Stone and son Matthew.
08/29/2015
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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08/28/2015
Clint Crawford, of Dubach, won the four-wheeler given away at McKinney Honda’s 30th annual Open House. McKinney’s reported a record number of people who came by the store to shop and enjoy free food...
08/27/2015
Faculty at Louisiana Tech University have discovered, for the first time, a new nanocomposite formed by the self-assembly of copper and a biological component that occurs under physiological...
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08/26/2015
Young pro football fans will have the opportunity to exhibit their football skills when the Ruston Parks and Recreation hosts an NFL Punt, Pass & Kick competition at 9:30 a.m. Sept. 4. The...