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BATON ROUGE (AP) — Louisiana voters chose Saturday to send Republican state Treasurer John Kennedy to the U.S. Senate, filling the nation's last Senate seat and giving the GOP a 52-48 edge in the chamber when the new term begins in January. Kennedy had always been the runoff election's front-runner in a state that overwhelmingly supported Donald Trump. He defeated Democrat Foster Campbell, a state utility regulator whose chances were seen as such a long-shot that national Democratic organizations offered little assistance to Campbell's campaign. As he celebrated the victory, Kennedy said he...

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Louisiana Tech Athletics Director Tommy McClelland announced late Saturday night that Lady Techster head basketball coach Teresa Weatherspoon has been relieved of her duties effective immediately....
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Principal’s List First Grade — Johnathan Conner, Xavier Harris, Terrance Jackson and Jordan Williams. Second Grade –­— Kamryn Bradley, Cheyenne Deloney, Dekota Deloney, Alexander Earl, Shedreana...
03/15/2014
Downsville Charter School congratulates the following students for placing in the Future Business Leaders of America district meet: Excellent in Current Events (team event): Reuben Mitchell, Tyler...
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An 18-month-old incident has been put to rest with a conviction taking place on Thursday. District Attorney Bob Levy announced Jacques Patrick Williams, 48, formerly of 1202 MLK Drive, was convicted...
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Lincoln Parish residents will have one more chance to party this weekend when the Krewe of Swing takes the stage at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Dixie Center from the Arts. The Dixie Center and Townsend...
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03/14/2014
The Grambling State University Police Department made an arrest on Thursday involving reported shots being fired on campus. According to the arrest affidavit, GSUPD had received several complaints of...
03/14/2014
The Boys and Girls Clubs of North Central Louisiana will be celebrating this coming week to emphasize the importance and value the club has to the community. Chief Professional Officer Eldonta...
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03/13/2014
Ruston’s got plenty of talent, and in April residents will have the opportunity to prove it. The third annual Ruston’s Got Talent event is set to take the stage at 6:30 p.m. April 3 at the Dixie...
03/13/2014
As part of a worldwide movement, the Alpha Chi Omega Sorority, along with Kappa Sigma Fraternity is sponsoring the Domestic Abuse Resistance Team’s “Walk a Mile in Her Shoes.” Terri Queen Autrey, a...