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Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 11:18am
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Local students GiGi Daughtry, 11, Jason Willis, 13, and Blake Rhymes and local teachers Paige Harvey, Sunny Mitchell, Roxanne Holton and Chris Cavin were all recognized as students and teachers of the year. The students and teachers were recognized Monday during the 10th annual Lincoln Parish Schools Student and Teacher of the Year Awards Gala for their contributions in Lincoln Parish classrooms. GiGi, a fifth grader from A.E. Phillips Laboratory School, is an honor roll student who achieved both advanced and mastery scores on both math and English language arts standardized tests. However,...

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01/04/2018
Editor’s Note: Weather in 2017 brought hurricanes and an eclipse. Weather Solar Eclipse captivateed North America North Louisiana experienced 70 percent of a total solar eclipse on Aug 21. Dubbed “...
01/03/2018
Editor’s note: In 2017, several new businesses opened in Lincoln Parish. Here’s a look at business in review. Jimmy John’s opens Dallas Cowboys quarterback Luke McCown opened a new Jimmy John’s...
01/03/2018
Ruston police were following leads this morning but so far had no suspects in an armed robbery that occurred shortly before 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Campus Evolution Apartment Complex on West Alabama...
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01/03/2018
Editor’s note: In this Year in Review, Louisiana Tech and Grambling State University both saw changes and recognitions in 2017. LOUISIANA TECH Tech recognized nationally Louisiana Tech is second in...
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01/03/2018
GRAMBLING — Joseph Benjamin Johnson, Grambling State University’s third president, died Tuesday after a lengthy illness. Johnson, a longtime favorite president who served from 1977 until 1991,...
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01/02/2018
Editor’s note: Education is the topic of today’s look back at the highlights of 2017. The year proved to be a busy year for all levels of education in Lincoln Parish. Here’s a look at some of the...
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12/30/2017
GOVERNMENT The start of construction on the Tarbutton Road overpass and on-off ramps. Completion of the first phase of the Rock Island Greenway and groundbreaking for the Phase II. Murals in downtown...
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12/29/2017
The coldest temperatures North Louisiana has seen in almost four years are on their way to Lincoln Parish just in time for holiday weekend. And while the forecast contains the possibility of freezing...
12/28/2017
Grambling State University officials announced a corrective action plan to better prepare an accurate annual fiscal report following an investigative audit report released recently by the Louisiana...
12/27/2017
Get ready. Old Man Winter is coming to Lincoln Parish for the holiday weekend and he’s bringing with him a slight chance of freezing rain. The National Weather Service in Shreveport is forecasting...