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A local man will soon have the chance to win $50,000. Matthew Ramsaur, a local filmmaker, has been selected as a finalist in the film portion of Prize Fest in Shreveport. Prize Fest is a street festival experience in downtown Shreveport featuring film, music, food and community. Since its first year in 2012, Prize Fest has grown from small town film festival to national recognition for the work of participating artists. Ramsaur said he enjoys working in the film industry. “I work as a freelance videographer making commercials and wedding videos. I’ve been involved in film for the past 10...

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09/20/2017
A local man will soon have the chance to win $50,000. Matthew Ramsaur, a local filmmaker, has been selected as a finalist in the film portion of Prize Fest in Shreveport. Prize Fest is a street...
09/20/2017
More than 200 Grambling State University students gathered for a Hurricane Maria prayer vigil hosted by the university’s International Student Organization Tuesday on campus. Seventy GSU students...
09/19/2017
Christian Community Action received 11,131 canned food items by the Rotary of Lincoln during its annual Summer Food Drive for 2017 — surpassing its goal by 1,131 cans. The nonprofit organization that...
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09/19/2017
A Ruston man is being held without bond in the Lincoln Parish Detention Center today charged with a list of drug infractions as well as several other possible crimes. Joseph Lloyd Battle, Sr., of...
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09/19/2017
More than 140 dogs and 30 cats are now on their way to San Diego, California, as part of the biggest transportation of shelter animals seen in North Louisiana. Two Rescue Express buses left 4 Paws...
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09/18/2017
Seven area animal control and rescue agencies are joining together in what agency officials say is the biggest rescue effort ever in Northeast Louisiana. Some 141 dogs and cats, including Jacks,...
09/18/2017
BATON ROUGE – Louisiana’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate has now declined for four consecutive months according to data released by the Bureau of Labor and Statistics. Continuing its...
09/18/2017
Madison Harris of Houston was one of more than 2,300 students visiting Grambling State University’s High School Day Saturday, experiencing what it means to be a Grambling Tiger. “This is my first...
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09/18/2017
At 105, Agnes “Chi Chi” Grafton likes to stay busy. She exercises three to five times a week and plays Bingo almost every afternoon. “I like to do most anything that comes along,” Grafton, a Ruston...
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09/16/2017
For every soldier who is deployed, there is a mother and father anxiously awaiting their return. Luckily for the parents, there is a group dedicated to being a support system for them while they’re...