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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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07/03/2014
For decades little girls have set their sights on being named the next Princess Peach and many will have that opportunity yet again. Georgia Dugdale, 5-year-old daughter of Bart and JoAnna Dugdale,...
07/03/2014
Area service men and women in the Air and Army National Guard will be honored guests at a first-of-its-kind military appreciation day Friday at the Louisiana Methodist Children’s Home Outdoor...
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07/03/2014
The Lincoln Parish Police Jury is trying to move forward on the sale of one particular piece of adjudicated property, but state laws are making the process complicated, turning the sale into a sticky...
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07/02/2014
Temple Baptist Church’s 17th annual Patriotic Program “America: the Beautiful” is set for 7:30 p.m. today and Thursday in the sanctuary. The program will feature the Temple Sanctuary Choir and...
07/02/2014
According to an independent study, Ruston has the second cheapest car insurance rates in Louisiana. Value Penguin, a research company that focuses on providing objective resources to help consumers...
07/02/2014
The Lincoln Parish School Board approved a new skill level compensation plan for noncertified employees of the school district during the regular meeting Tuesday night. “Sometimes its hard to replace...
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07/02/2014
Louisiana Tech University’s football program recently hosted a car wash to raise money for the Boys and Girls Club of North Central Louisiana. The losers of the 2014 T-Day spring game were selected...
07/02/2014
A Ruston man has been arrested by the Ruston Police Department on burglary related charges. Clint Williams, RPD public information officer, said they were contacted regarding the burglary of a...
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07/01/2014
An Arcadia woman was pronounced dead at the scene of a three vehicle collision occurring on Monday at the intersection of Louisiana Highway 33 and Louisiana Highway 821. Louisiana State Police, along...
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07/01/2014
Ira Taylor sits at his cluttered dining room table studying the directions for his latest project, a balsa wood model of an old bi-plane. The struts, he says, need to be redone. Taylor, 89, of Ruston...