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“Being an American means to be free.” That was the message from Miss Grambling State 2017 Jimmitriv “Jimmi” Roberson, 21, during an interview with The Washington Post in early October for an article titled “What Unites Us?” that was published online Thursday. “The common value that we all have is freedom, ultimately,” said Roberson to The Washington Post. “Because with religious values, they’re not all the same. Love and hate, division. We don’t all believe in the same thing. We have our right to do whatever we want to do in the NFL, with kneeling and everything.” The photo journalism project...

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01/12/2018
FARMERVILLE — One of two suspects arrested in connection with a homicide in Ouachita Parish that reached into Union and Morehouse parishes was released from custody on Nov. 1 as part of Louisiana’s...
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01/11/2018
Escape games are the latest entertainment and team=building rage that is sweeping the nation. On Jan. 1, two couples — Jerry and Angela Yarborough and Tara and Eddie Howington opened their own puzzle...
01/11/2018
WINNFIELD — The Sparta Groundwater Commission is expected to begin working with area elected officials to look at potential legislation that could give the commission policymaking, enforcement and...
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01/10/2018
The former state senator and local businessman recently appointed to the Louisiana Board of Regents said education in Louisiana is “imperative” to its future and that citizen participation can make a...
01/10/2018
CHOUDRANT — Joe Mitcham and Lynda Henderson were unanimously selected to continue serving as president and vice president of the Lincoln Parish School Board. The District 6 and District 9 board...
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01/10/2018
Lincoln Parish residents will have two opportunities to attend a public forum about the enhanced school calendar for the upcoming school year at Cypress Springs and Glen View Elementary schools....
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01/09/2018
Entrepreneurs and innovators from across north Louisiana have the opportunity to pitch their ideas to audience members and a panel of judges to win cash prizes at the Won in One idea pitch...
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01/09/2018
Bob Levy, of Viena, has been selected to serve as the next chairman of the Louisiana Board of Regents, the state agency that coordinates all public higher education institutions. The former district...
01/09/2018
It took Ruston’s Board of Aldermen only 20 minutes Monday night to work their way through their first meeting of the new year, and in so doing setting in motion a transportation project that will...
01/08/2018
The Lincoln Parish School Board is expected to vote on a cooperative endeavor agreement with several otherparish school boards regarding computer software maintenance and systems analysis. That vote...