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Local students GiGi Daughtry, 11, Jason Willis, 13, and Blake Rhymes and local teachers Paige Harvey, Sunny Mitchell, Roxanne Holton and Chris Cavin were all recognized as students and teachers of the year. The students and teachers were recognized Monday during the 10th annual Lincoln Parish Schools Student and Teacher of the Year Awards Gala for their contributions in Lincoln Parish classrooms. GiGi, a fifth grader from A.E. Phillips Laboratory School, is an honor roll student who achieved both advanced and mastery scores on both math and English language arts standardized tests. However,...

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12/14/2017
Lincoln Parish students will not presently be impacted by the Board of Regents recent decision on how high school students can earn college credit through dual enrollment courses. Lincoln Parish...
12/14/2017
BATON ROUGE (AP) — New rules will govern how high school students can earn college credit through dual enrollment courses. The Advocate reported the Louisiana Board of Regents approved the new...
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12/14/2017
Darlene Griffith holds on to Carlton Griffith as they ride the mechanical “reindeer” during the Tech the Halls event at Louisiana Tech University Tuesday.
12/14/2017
Today is the deadline to submit nominations for the Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce’s 98th annual awards banquet scheduled for Jan 16. Award nominations still up for grabs are the Robert E. Russ...
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12/14/2017
The Northern Louisiana Medical Center became the first hospital in the state to install the new and innovative Infant Safety System developed by CertaScan Technologies, according to a press release...
12/13/2017
The Lincoln Parish Police Jury’s Public Works Committee approved the 2018-2020 Capital Improvement Program plans to be submitted for discussion at the January jury meeting. That vote was a number of...
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12/13/2017
It’s going to take a constitutional rewrite for Louisiana to overcome its financial problems long term, but that rewrite isn’t likely to come soon, Lt. Gov. Billy Nungesser said Tuesday. “A...
12/13/2017
GRAMBLING— More than 350 students are expected to graduate during the Grambling State University fall 2017 commencement exercises at 10 a.m. Friday in the Fredrick C. Hobdy Assembly Center. The...
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12/13/2017
Approximately 20,000 canned goods and other items were gathered by 14 local schools during the ninth annual Adopt-A-School food drive for Christian Community Action. The food collection will go...
12/12/2017
A mini version of the Hispanic “posadas” Christmas tradition is coming to Ruston. The celebration, which centers around food, fun and family, will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday in Railroad...