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A local man will soon have the chance to win $50,000. Matthew Ramsaur, a local filmmaker, has been selected as a finalist in the film portion of Prize Fest in Shreveport. Prize Fest is a street festival experience in downtown Shreveport featuring film, music, food and community. Since its first year in 2012, Prize Fest has grown from small town film festival to national recognition for the work of participating artists. Ramsaur said he enjoys working in the film industry. “I work as a freelance videographer making commercials and wedding videos. I’ve been involved in film for the past 10...

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08/21/2017
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump will use a nationally televised address to outline for a war-weary nation the strategy he believes will best position the U.S. to eventually declare victory...
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08/20/2017
Ruston’s Board of Aldermen meets Monday in its role as the city’s personnel-finance committee to discuss the Walker administration’s proposed $65.6 million budget for the spending year that begins...
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08/20/2017
Lincoln Parish school students hoping to use their cardboard-box pinhole projection viewers, or even specially made glasses, to watch Monday’s solar eclipse are now in the dark, or at least in the...
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08/20/2017
It wouldn’t be the start of a new academic and athletic school year for Louisiana Tech University without a big Happening. The 36th Happening took place Thursday night at the Monroe Civic Center as...
08/18/2017
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...
08/18/2017
In 2016, shelters across the nation got together and put on an adoption event — Clear the Shelters — which resulted in more than 50,000 animals adopted to their forever homes. This year, Ashley...
08/18/2017
As of mid-morning today, Ruston police still had no suspect in a Thursday night shooting that sent a 24-year-old man to the hospital with multiple gunshot wounds. The incident happened at...
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08/18/2017
Kevin Patterson and his finance, Andria Fields, work the soil on their plot in the Longleaf Farms Community Garden. The couple, along with fellow community gardener Doris Sims, received their seed...
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08/18/2017
Kevin Patterson and his finance, Andria Fields, work the soil on their plot in the Longleaf Farms Community Garden. The couple, along with fellow community gardener Doris Sims, received their seed...
08/17/2017
Rock the Railroad is coming back. Starting Sept. 1 and every Friday of each of Louisiana Tech University’s seven home football game weekends, Railroad Park will be the site of live music, pep rallies...