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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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08/26/2015
Leadership Lincoln XXIX begins September 10 and is held on the second Thursday of the month through April. The application deadline is August 31. Each month is filled with a wealth of knowledge....
08/22/2015
Lincoln Parish Library is inviting area residents to try their newest social media outlet, GoodReads.
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08/22/2015
Trailblazer RC&D held the third Big Event recently in cooperation with Grambling State University, the USDA-Natural Resources Conservation Service, the USDA Farm Service Agency, and the USDA...
08/22/2015
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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08/21/2015
Domestic Abuse Resistance Team Community Advocate Terrie Queen Autrey, left, reviews materials with Rachel Howard, hair stylist at Gallery Salon. The local salon is partnering with DART to hold a...
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08/19/2015
Pictured above are photos of recent winners of the 4 PAWS Rescue Gun Raffle. Pictured with his winning gun at the above left is Cody Richard, of Ruston, with David Patterson, with McKinney Honda....
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08/18/2015
Week 35 winner in the Choudrant Gun Raffle was Jerry Douglas, of Choudrant. He is shown with his Remington Versamax above. Those interested in purchasing a ticket for the gun raffle can do so by...
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08/18/2015
Kilpatrick Hotels Fairfield Inn & Suites recently assembled toiletry bags for DART as a part of Marriott's "Spirit to Serve our Community Day." Pictured here are Mary and G.T. Kilpatrick, seat...
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08/17/2015
Other winners have also been announced in the Choudrant Gun Raffle. Week 29’s winner of a Springfield XDS 9mm was Brent McKay, of Houma. Charles Womack of Benton won a Benelli Super Black Eagle in...
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08/15/2015
Minneapolis — All of the hard work of former Grambling State University student Tierra Smith has paid off as she was honored with the National Association of Black Journalists’ Student Journalist of...