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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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04/03/2014
BATON ROUGE ­— Eighteen students from across the state have been named regional finalists for the Louisiana Students of the Year award. The 18 regional finalists include one fifth grade, eighth...
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04/02/2014
NT@R Junior American Studies student Kailee Rivera and her project group used an iPad as their three-dimensional display to explain rationing during World War II. Students are presenting a World War...
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04/02/2014
Louisiana Tech’s athletics department continued its trendsetting ways as it looked to find a new coach for its women’s basketball program, again turning toward bloodlines and youth. Jack Bicknell,...
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04/02/2014
The State Department of Education mandated that a new Evaluation of the superintendent policy be implemented in August and Lincoln Parish School Board members went into executive session during last...
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04/02/2014
A new exhibit will remain on display in Dunbar Gallery on the campus of Grambling State University through April 10. GSU senior Brittany Sinegal’s exhibit went up in pieces, but was opened to the...
04/02/2014
Stephen Webre, the Garnie W. McGinty Professor of History and interim associate dean of the College of Liberal Arts at Louisiana Tech University, has received a Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities...
04/02/2014
The College of Engineering and Science at Louisiana Tech University hosted nearly 600 students from 21 Louisiana and Arkansas high schools for its Engineering and Science Day 2014. Engineering and...
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04/01/2014
From the streets to the booth, this up-and-coming recording artist has the ambition to make it to the mountaintop. “To3tagga,” born Antory Cooper, 22, is not only a rapper, but also a student at...
04/01/2014
During the 6 p.m. Lincoln Parish School Board meeting, Superintendent Danny Bell is planning to propose the opening of the application process for the supervisor of special education and principals...
04/01/2014
Members of the Louisiana Tech University community are invited to attend tonight’s Faculty Concert series performance, featuring Cain Budds, an associate professor of music, on guitar; Gregory Lyons...