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BATON ROUGE (AP) — After warning for months the proposal would be devastating to Louisiana residents, Gov. John Bel Edwards unveils his worst-case scenario budget Monday, which assumes lawmakers will refuse to replace $1 billion in expiring sales taxes and force widespread slashing across state government. The Democratic governor is required to submit a spending plan for the budget year starting July 1 that only accounts for the dollars expected to be available. The proposal won't include temporary sales taxes that expire when the new financial year begins that Edwards wants replaced with...

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11/08/2014
The Bank of Ruston was named as one of the Top 200 healthiest banks in a recent evaluation by DepositAccounts.com. Each year DepositAccounts.com evaluates the financial health of every federally...
11/08/2014
Community Trust Bank has been named one of the top three Best Banks to Work For in 2014 by American Banker magazine in the three to ten billion dollar range. The program, which was initiated in 2013...
11/08/2014
Kindergarten This October has been busy for the Glen View Kindergarteners. Earlier this month the Ruston Fire Department came to visit the children. We learned about fire safety and the job duties...
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11/08/2014
Students enrolled in improvisation and advanced improvisation at the Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts took time out of their class to take a picture with Robert Harling, author of “...
11/08/2014
A honor roll Fourth grade: Eli Black, Devika Dua, Jack Ensminger, Tate Farrar, Allie Furr, Garrett Garlington, Quincy Lewis, Abby Martin, Gabriel Moon, Kate Myers, Reagan Nguyen, Maksim Selmic, Aidan...
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11/08/2014
Top Left: Students from Louisiana Tech’s Kinesiology department assist Mrs. Jordan’s class as they practice throwing. Top right: Members of the Junior Auxiliary perform Kindness Matters for the...
11/08/2014
October was a busy month for students and teachers at Lincoln Parish Early Childhood Center. On Oct. 10, the school participated in a walk for Breast Cancer Awareness. Students decked out in pink...
11/08/2014
ASSEMBLY OF GOD First Assembly of God “Living in the Spirit” class is at 9:45 a.m. Sundays. Children’s church is at 10:45 a.m. Nursery through age 3 is provided at 10:45 a.m. Sundays, by request on...
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11/07/2014
The 2014 Kiwanis Pancake Day began this morning at 6 a.m. Pictured above Kiwanis member Randy Alexander serves up some pancakes to Lincoln Parish Police Jury President Hazel Hunter, left, and her...
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11/07/2014
While there was no new or old business the Grambling City Council presented to residents during Thursday’s meeting, updates were given on a few projects the city has been working on. On the agenda...