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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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The Lincoln Parish Museum has received a new donation and display that will be up through early March. James White, a Ruston native, is responsible for drawing the 78 different churches that are on...
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12/28/2013
One day, Lincoln Parish Superintendent Danny Bell believes the school system will be able to look at a screen and tell exactly where every student in the school system is located. While that day is...
12/28/2013
With 2014 right around the corner, many people are looking to improve their lives by bettering themselves physically, mentally and emotionally. One New Year’s resolution many people have is to...
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12/28/2013
Louisiana Tech may be out for winter break, but workers demolishing the Caruthers Dormitory building were hard at it Saturday as their work continued. Pictured in the foreground is a worker cleaning...
12/28/2013
Several hundred students graduated from Grambling State University during the fall quarter. Local students are listed below by degree and hometown: • Associate of Science in Child Development:...
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12/28/2013
Lincoln ACHIEVE recently built upon the success of its partnership with Northeast Louisiana artist Frank Kelley Jr. to bring his new “Geometrics Through the Arts” project to students throughout the...
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12/28/2013
The Ruston Lincoln Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon cutting at Penny Perfect on Oct. 17 at 110 West Park Avenue in Ruston. Penny Perfect is owned and operated by Melissa Bullock. For as long as...
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12/27/2013
At approximately 3 p.m. Thursday, the Ruston Fire Department, Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office and Choudrant Fire Department responded to a call reporting a vehicle being struck by a train at...
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12/27/2013
Residents hoping to welcome 2014 in with a bang are in luck since various fireworks stands have set up in Lincoln Parish. However, residents should make sure they are aware of the rules pertaining to...
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12/27/2013
In Lincoln Parish, there are many organizations that stand up against child abuse. One group stands out from the rest — Bikers Against Child Abuse or BACA. The bikers stand in court with children...