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Earnest Miles III remembers accidently dropping and breaking a television remote from his top bunk bed when he was 6-years-old. “I thought, ‘My dad is going to be so angry when he sees this,” said Miles, who is now 28. Miles frantically began to put the pieces back together one-by-one, aligning the number pad on the base, putting the wires back in place and eventually screwing everything back. “It was a lot easier than I thought it would be,” he said. “From then on I just liked building stuff. I loved technology.” Little did Miles know at the time that rebuilding a broken remote would start a...

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07/23/2014
For many people, Fido and Lady are as much a part of the family as anyone else. Unfortunately, while many people know basic human first aid, many are helpless in the face of a pet-related emergency....
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07/23/2014
Teachers in Lincoln Parish have been riding the wave of the future thanks to a collaborative effort between Louisiana Tech University’s College of Engineering, College of Education and the SciTEC...
07/23/2014
A Union Parish company has purchased almost 70 acres of the old Lake D’Arbonne State Park. Union Property Rentals, LLC was the successful bidder at $415,000 on July 16 for the 68.3-acre parcel. The...
07/23/2014
Local leaders of the Union Lincoln Regional Water Supply Initiative recently received notification that the state was almost doubling the asking price for the group’s second choice site set across...
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07/22/2014
Former Ruston resident Marilyn Sewell said if it had not been for her experience in North Louisiana and, more specifically at Louisiana Tech University, she never would have found the courage to “...
07/22/2014
The Lincoln Parish Police Jury held a special meeting Monday night to adopt an ordinance providing the merger of certain precincts in Lincoln Parish, as well as an ordinance redesignating certain...
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07/22/2014
The Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office has arrested two male suspects in two separate battery incidents that occurred Monday. LPSO responded to a call at around 9 p.m. Monday in reference to a domestic...
07/22/2014
The Town Council of Dubach met in regular session at 6:30 p.m. Monday in the town hall. The meeting opened with the Pledge of Allegiance followed by guest speaker and district attorney hopeful, John...
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07/21/2014
Bargain hunters who enjoy scouring a store to find that one unique purchase will likely be pleased to know that they officially have a new venue — reTagz. The thrift store, located at 200 W. Alabama...
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07/21/2014
A Ruston man remains in the Lincoln Parish Detention Center today charged with aggravated battery after a weekend incident in which he reportedly stabbed another man with a knife. Marco Jenkins, 34,...