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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 schools Superintendent Mike Milstead said in an email statement that the local school district’s dual enrollment classes are taught through Louisiana Tech University, which already has higher standards than those the Board of Regents want to implement. “Tech approves all of our teachers who presently teach dual courses,” he said. “Those Lincoln Parish teachers meet Tech’s criterion for teaching dual...

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11/03/2014
The Lincoln Parish School Board will hold its regularly scheduled meeting Tuesday night with several items to be discussed including new policy manual revisions to align with changes in state...
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11/03/2014
The Tyler Summit era for Lady Techsters basketball began in winning fashion Saturday night, with Louisiana Tech topping Mississippi College 85-26 in exhibition play at the Thomas Assembly Center. The...
11/03/2014
Editor’s Note: Louisiana voters will be asked to decide on 14 proposed amendments to the Louisiana Constitution on the Nov. 4 ballot. This is the final installment in a series of articles provided by...
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11/01/2014
Tech recognizes Cox, Adams By T. Scott Boatright Louisiana Tech University honored some of its Homecoming heroes Friday at its annual Alumni Awards Luncheon held in the Louisiana Tech Student Center...
11/01/2014
Editor’s Note: Louisiana voters will be asked to decide on 14 proposed amendments to the Louisiana Constitution on the Nov. 4 ballot. The Leader will be running a series of articles provided by the...
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11/01/2014
In Lincoln Parish tradition, trick-or-treaters young and old lined the streets of downtown Ruston Friday evening for the Halloween holiday. Meanwhile four-legged friends joined the fun with a...
11/01/2014
Ruston’s Board of Aldermen will be asked Monday to take the first step toward making it safer for pedestrians to cross the KCS railroad tracks downtown. Aldermen will consider entering into a $77,500...
11/01/2014
Enforcement of Ruston’s new downtown parking regulations begins Monday. The rules, adopted in October by the city’s Board of Aldermen, give shoppers three hours to leave their vehicles parked in the...
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11/01/2014
Bobby Bowden has spent much of his life teaching his players how to win football games. Now he’s offering his knowledge for anyone who wants to win in the game of life. Bowden, the winningest coach...
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11/01/2014
Third grade The third grade teachers and students at RES have hit the ground running this year. With many transitions taking place we have pulled together to create the best learning environment...