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BATON ROUGE — Grambling State University’s effort to start a new undergraduate nursing program got a boost Wednesday when the Louisiana Board of Regents endorsed a letter of intent in support of a smaller, focused, more demanding academic curriculum, classroom training and support so students will be successful. The Board of Regents vote in favor of the letter of intent was unanimous. If the process continues as planned, the first cohort of 30 students can start with the new GSU nursing program in fall 2018. “We’re happy that the Board of Regents has supported our efforts today, and this is...

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02/22/2014
There is less than a month until guest speaker Shari Rigby from the movie “October Baby” will come to Ruston to speak at the Life Choices Banquet. The banquet is scheduled for 6 p.m. March 11 at the...
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02/22/2014
The Ruston Rotary Club proudly announces the recipients of the February Student of the Month Awards. Each student honoree spoke to the club members about their accomplishments at the Jan. 19...
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02/22/2014
Fourth grade students at Dubach School attended the second annual White House Dinner in the Ruston Civic Center Feb. 19. The dinner was part of a parish wide effort to teach students from all over...
02/22/2014
From Principal Hilton We would like to thank First Baptist Church for all of their help around the Hillcrest campus. We appreciate the time and energy they have given to help our campus look...
02/22/2014
Head Start enjoys challenging our children and emphasizing the uniqueness of all our children. This year as in years past Head Start has had several sets of twins. Five sets of twins are currently...
02/22/2014
ASSEMBLY OF GOD First Assembly of God “Living in the Spirit” class is at 9:45 a.m. Sundays. Children’s church is at 10:45 a.m. Nursery through age 3 is provided at 10:45 a.m. Sundays, by request on...
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02/21/2014
State Sen. Rick Gallot spoke to students at Ruston High School as part of a “Legislator’s Back to School” endeavor to encourage high school students to voice their opinions in a representative...
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02/21/2014
More drug-related arrests were made by the Lincoln Parish Narcotics Enforcement Team on Thursday. According to the arrest affidavit, agents were executing an arrest warrant at 2603 Redwood St. at...
02/21/2014
The Lincoln Parish School Board received an unprecedented interest rate on bonds sold for as a result of the November 2013 property referendum during a board meeting on Wednesday. The lowest rate...
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02/21/2014
An arrest has been made in the Feb. 14 burglary of a vehicle at Rocketwash Carwash on Farmerville Highway. At approximately 5:20 p.m. Feb. 14, Ruston Police Department officers responded to the...