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Louisiana Tech University is one of a select group of institutions across the country designated for a $299,178 award under the Regional Innovation Strategies Program of the Federal Economic Development Administration. The award is for an innovative program developed by Louisiana Tech to help organize and activate the early-stage capital community along the Interstate 20 corridor in north Louisiana.  “These Regional Innovation Strategies projects will enable entrepreneurs in communities across the United States to start new businesses, manufacture innovative products and export them...

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10/05/2017
At 7 o’clock tonight, the curtain will rise on Ruston Community Theatre’s production of “Arsenic and Old Lace” at the Dixie Center for the Arts. “The farcical black comedy is set in 1941 in Brooklyn...
10/05/2017
Local residents have the opportunity to mix and mingle with Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office personnel plus learn how to make their homes and neighborhoods safer during the National Night Out...
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10/05/2017
Two Louisiana national guardsmen stood outside of Rolling Hills Ministries watching as pallets of supplies were loaded into their truck, ready to go to Puerto Rico. The supplies are tangible evidence...
10/05/2017
A Lincoln Parish man who shot a former coworker seven times and stabbed her another 35 times during an armed robbery has been sentenced to a total of 110 years in prison. Steven Hardyway, 25, was...
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10/04/2017
Everyone has a story. For some, their story involves romance and happy times, and for others, their story is one of overcoming adversity. Shane Sumlin is no different. Sumlin is a Ruston native who...
10/04/2017
The Lincoln Parish School Board unanimously approved a health- care proposal that would place more burden of the cost on employees and retirees under the plan. In addition to the health care proposal...
10/03/2017
It took Ruston’s Board of Aldermen less than 25 minutes Monday night to tend to an agenda that included postponing levying a half-cent sales tax in the city’s new tax incremental financing district...
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10/03/2017
Two Ruston High School seniors were recognized as National Merit Commended Students in the 63rd annual National Merit Scholarship Program. Peter Ford, 17, and Noah Ruff, 17, were recognized for their...
10/03/2017
Two Lincoln Parish men have been indicted on first-degree murder charges by a 3rd Judicial District Court grand jury in two separate cases that occurred recently. District Attorney John Belton said...
10/02/2017
 The Lincoln Parish School Board on Tuesday will review the remaining health plan recommendations it tabled in September saying it wanted more time to review its options. The board has to submit its...