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Sunday, December 4, 2016 - 12:33am
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It was a good news/bad news kind of Saturday for Lincoln Parish college football fans. The Grambling State Tigers turned in the good as the Tigers battled back to defeat Alcorn State 27-20 in the Southwestern Athletic Conference championship game at NRG Stadium in Houston while Louisiana Tech fell 58-44 to Western Kentucky in the Conference USA title contest in Bowling Green, Kentucky. In a rematch of last year’s SWAC championship game that Grambling lost 49-21, the Tigers fell behind early in this year’s match-up. Alcorn State jumped out to a 17-0 lead at halftime, but the Tigers opened the...

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11/12/2013
A close call behind the wheel may be one of the best things that’s happened to Evan Puckett. “I looked up and I was coming in on them fast,” Puckett said about the day he was on his way to class at...
11/12/2013
At approximately 10:20 a.m. Monday, Troopers assigned to Louisiana State Police Troop F responded to a single vehicle serious injury crash on Interstate 20 about seven miles west of Ruston. The...
11/12/2013
The Lincoln Parish Police Jury has asked Lincoln Union District Attorney Bob Levy to attend the jury’s Finance Committee meeting tonight after Levy again recently requested a significant increase in...
11/12/2013
The Grambling State University Theatre Department will host a production of “How I Learned to Drive” beginning Tuesday. The play will be performed at 7 p.m. Tuesday through Friday in the Floyd L....
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11/12/2013
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11/11/2013
Meagan Lee, a senior English major from Delhi, was crowned Miss Louisiana Tech 2014 on Thursday night. Lee, who plans to pursue a master’s in education after she graduates, said she is excited about...
11/11/2013
The board of aldermen for the city of Grambling met in regular session Thursday night to hear comments about the possibility of new police equipment. Monica Wolfe, of LaTech Solutions — a company...
11/11/2013
At 9:46 a.m. Saturday, Troopers assigned to Louisiana State Police Troop F responded to a single vehicle fatal crash on Lakeshore Drive south of Louisiana Highway 4 in Jackson Parish. The preliminary...
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11/11/2013
Residents who need a little morning — or evening — pick-me-up, now have a new place to grab a cup of Joe a few days each week. The Depot, which is a ministry of the First Baptist Church college...
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11/10/2013
Hundreds of Ruston High School students will benefit for years to come if voters approve the extension of the current millage tax for the district on Saturday. The cheerleaders, dancers and the...