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Friday, August 18, 2017 - 12:08pm
Graduation speaker Stan Napper gave each of the 276 newest Louisiana Tech University graduates a jigsaw puzzle piece before they entered the floor of the Thomas Assembly Center Thursday morning for the school’s 321st Commencement Exercise. The message the retiring vice president for research and development conveyed by the end of his speech was that life is a puzzle, and it’s finding out the way to make yourself best fit that counts most. As he began his address, Napper asked the new graduates a bunch of questions about the gift. “How does it feel?” he asked. “Smooth on one side, rough on the...

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05/12/2014
A Mississippi woman remains in the Lincoln Parish Detention Center today charged with one each of unauthorized use of an access card as theft and illegal transmission of monetary funds stemming from...
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05/10/2014
In 2013, 4 Paws Rescue Inc. helped rescue more than 350 animals. Sue Martin, president of the organization, said the group rescued 368 dogs and cats and adopted out 329. Martin said she was...
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05/10/2014
Si Robertson’s tour of duty in Vietnam is finally complete. He has a pair of new tiger stripe camouflage fatigues and a “Boonie” hat to prove it, both gifts from the Louisiana Military Museum....
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05/10/2014
On Friday night, area residents came out to show their support for the Boys and Girls Clubs of North Central Louisiana by attending the annual Jazzland concert. Headlining the concert was Louisiana-...
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05/10/2014
A number of area residents looked to the future Saturday morning as they joined in the March of Dimes’ March For Babies at the Lambright Intramural Center and Jim Mize Track on the Louisiana Tech...
05/10/2014
Lincoln Parish residents can properly dispose of paint, poisons, old computers and a long list of other items on Saturday during the annual Household Hazardous Material Collection Day at the North...
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05/10/2014
Approximately 100 Lincoln Parish fire, police, and emergency medical personnel gathered for Bank of Ruston’s fifth annual First Responders Day on Friday. Those in attendance enjoyed hamburgers and...
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05/10/2014
Go-Green! Go-Green! Go-Green!
05/10/2014
The United Way of Northeast Louisiana recently wrapped up its year-long “READ. LEARN. SUCCEED.” initiative within Lincoln Parish.  The early grades reading program partnered two community volunteers...
05/10/2014
A Girls Volleyball Skills Camp will be held at Ruston High School June 9-12, 2014. Sessions for girls entering grades 3-7 will be held from 9-11 AM, and session for those in grades 8-11 from 1-3 PM...