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A. E. Phillips Laboratory School at Louisiana Tech University is one of the 25 best public schools in the state, according to its School Performance Score released recently by the Louisiana Education Department as part of its 2016 accountability assessment of the state’s publically-funded schools. A. E. Phillips’ SPS of 126.7 is an increase of 3.5 points over last year, earning the school an overall letter grade of “A” and the highest score of any non-magnet school in the northern region of the state.  School Performance Scores are based on a variety of factors including student achievement...

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12/05/2013
At Choudrant’s regular monthly meeting, the board of aldermen voted to approve a grant application for communication equipment and to amend an ordinance. Mayor Bill Sanderson said every year, the...
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12/05/2013
Area bikers will rev their engines for a good cause on Dec. 14 when the second annual Ruston Toy Run takes off. Registration for the event, sponsored by the North Central American Bikers Aimed Toward...
12/05/2013
If everything goes as planned, residents could see construction projects stemming from the Nov. 16 Ruston District No. 1 bond election as early as January. Pending Lincoln Parish School Board...
12/05/2013
Work could begin within the next several weeks on a project that will ultimately lead to upgrading the intersection of Reynolds Drive and Goodwin Road in north Ruston. The city’s board of aldermen on...
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12/05/2013
Thanskgiving feast Children at Temple Baptist WEEkday enjoyed Thanksgiving feasts with their parents on Nov. 21. Field trips, fire safety Temple WEEkday, Pre-K 3 and 4, and K-Connection classes had a...
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12/05/2013
Duke Talent Program Cedar Creek School recently recognized the 38 of its fourth- and fifth-graders who qualified for the Duke Talent Identification Program. The students scored in the 95th percentile...
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12/04/2013
Bank of Ruston, located at 505 N. Vienna St., is hosting the 10 Year Anniversary of Art exhibit. The exhibit will be available for viewing through Jan. 2. All pieces are for sale and can be purchased...
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12/04/2013
GRAMBLING — Former Grambling State University wingback/running back Broderick Fobbs has been named the new head coach of the GSU football program. Grambling State University President Frank G. Pogue...
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12/04/2013
At 10:21 a.m. Tuesday the Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office arrested a fugitive from another jurisdiction for resisting an officer in Vienna. According to the affidavit, LPSO stopped a Dodge Challenger...
12/04/2013
The Bayou D’Arbonne Watershed Lake Commission will host an official opening ceremony of the newly completed Tainter gate spillway at 1 p.m. Thursday. The Louisiana Department of Transportation and...