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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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04/17/2014
GRAMBLING — Three mass communication majors, all from the Houston area, receive $2,000 scholarships from the Advertising Education Foundation of Houston, making Grambling State University proud E’...
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04/17/2014
More than half of the Cedar Creek students who attended the State Literary Rally in Baton Rouge recently placed in top spots in their academic and musical competitions. Thirty students were invited...
04/17/2014
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04/17/2014
Ruston High School’s Freshman Academy once again teamed up with Lincoln ACHIEVE to treat students who maintained the expected code of conduct with no disciplinary or behavioral infractions.  Staff...
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04/16/2014
Grambling State University faculty are urging GSU students, family and friends to cooperate with Lafayette police investigating the unexpected death of Alexandria Shelton. The GSU community is in...
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04/16/2014
A centerpoint of Community Trust Bank will no longer greet customers as they enter the Financial Center located on North Trenton Street. Glen Neaville has worked at CTB since 1991, when he said John...
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04/16/2014
The Ruston Lincoln Chamber of Commerce produces the Louisiana Peach Festival each year, and each year has its own unique logo and T-shirt design, and collector’s poster. The chamber is proud to...
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04/16/2014
Grambling State University’s campus newspaper, The Gramblinite, received seven first-place awards, including first place for Best All-Around Non-Daily Student Newspaper. It is the second best...
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04/15/2014
Earlier this year, A.E. Phillips fifth grader Emma Purifoy was selected as Student of the Year for Lincoln Parish. Now, Emma is among the top six for the statewide Student of the Year title. “I’ll be...
04/15/2014
ifth District Congressman Vance McAllister cancelled his scheduled Monday night appearance here before the North Central Louisiana Tea Party. The cancellation came only hours before McAllister, R-...