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March has been a busy month for a local nonprofit ministry. Life Choices of North Central Louisiana recently moved to its newly-remodeled facility on Belue Lane near Green Clinic. The 7,000 square foot facility opened up greatly needed space Life Choices Director Kathleen Richard said. She said the plan is to also increase services this year. “We were on top of each other in our old building,” Richard said. “The house on Texas Avenue had been given rent-free by First Baptist Church for 20 years, but Life Choices has grown from just offering free pregnancy tests and counseling services to now...

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02/25/2017
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02/25/2017
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02/24/2017
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02/24/2017
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02/23/2017
Norman Pumphrey, associate professor of civil engineering and program chair of construction engineering technology at Louisiana Tech University, has received the 2017 Professional Engineer Faculty...
02/23/2017
When Rick Gallot was named the 10th president of Grambling State University in July, James Bradford, mayor of Jonesboro and GSU alum, was there in the University of Louisiana System Board of...