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Graduation speaker Stan Napper gave each of the 276 newest Louisiana Tech University graduates a jigsaw puzzle piece before they entered the floor of the Thomas Assembly Center Thursday morning for the school’s 321st Commencement Exercise. The message the retiring vice president for research and development conveyed by the end of his speech was that life is a puzzle, and it’s finding out the way to make yourself best fit that counts most. As he began his address, Napper asked the new graduates a bunch of questions about the gift. “How does it feel?” he asked. “Smooth on one side, rough on the...

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09/19/2014
Seventy-five years after its debut people are still celebrating the Wizard of Oz. Tami Davis, a marketing representative with the Northern Louisiana Medical Center, said she had always wanted to do a...
09/19/2014
The Boys and Girls Clubs of North Central Louisiana are gearing up for two major events to come in October. The first of the two events will be a Color of Hope Celebration golf tournament to be held...
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09/18/2014
An idea for the Montessori School of Ruston has finally come to fruition with a set of renovations that has allowed the school to expand. Renovations included the addition of an outdoor classroom and...
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09/18/2014
The Ruston Police Department has arrested four suspects that spawned from two separate incidents. At approximately 1 a.m. Wednesday, officers responded to Walmart for a reported theft, according to a...
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09/18/2014
Two hundred and ninety-eight employees of the Lincoln Parish School District banded together to raise $42,886 in an annual campaign to support the local United Way of Northeast Louisiana office....
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09/18/2014
At approximately 9:30 a.m. today Ruston Police Department responded to a vehicle accident at the intersection of Dan Reneau Drive and Monroe Street. A 2003 Honda Civic driven by Tymetria Hall, 23, of...
09/18/2014
For the second consecutive year, Louisiana Tech University has seen a substantial increase in both the quantity and quality of its 2014 freshman class. According to the university’s fall 2014...
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09/18/2014
Genesis 1:1: in the beginning God created the heavens and the earth. Get on the bus! Our new school year is off to a tremendous start. All of our students had a great time exploring in the school bus...
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09/18/2014
New Tech @ Ruston continued its partnership with the Kinesiology Department in the College of Education at Louisiana Tech University by presenting examples of their Ignite Talks to help the...
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09/17/2014
Shortly after 10 p.m. Tuesday, the Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office confirmed the apprehension of the two escapees that fled the Lincoln Parish Detention Center on Saturday. LPSO Public Information...