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Lincoln Parish school officials will continue to meet into next week to ensure the district remains clear about crisis plans and what those plans cover. The crisis plan meetings are part of a district wide effort to best enforce or upgrade crisis plans at each individual public school in Lincoln Parish. Though these crisis plan meetings follow the recent mass shooting at a Florida High School, they were planned several days before, said Mike Milstead, school superintendent. “We just want to make sure everybody knows their role,” Milstead said. “We are speaking with the schools’ principals and...

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11/20/2010
Ruston High School honor roll students for the second six weeks are as follows: Principal’s list • Grade nine — Caitlin S. Berry, Laura E. Cason, Ashley J. Crook, Chaning E. Dorr, Melissa A. Dosher,...
11/20/2010
Ruston Elementary honor roll students for the second six weeks are as follows: Principal’s list — All ‘A’s • First grade — Charles Davis, Teron Griffin, Brineessia Hargrove, Jystice Jackson, Sanaa...
11/20/2010
Louisiana Tech University’s fall quarter commencement exercises were held Nov. 20 with diplomas awarded to 328 graduates. Commencement marked the close of fall quarter activities at the university,...
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11/20/2010
He was born without arms, and was told he couldn’t do it. But Tony Melendez proved them wrong. Melendez, who has performed for Pope John Paul II and at the 1989 World Series among other venues across...
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11/20/2010
As the sun peaked out from the clouds Saturday, people strolled in downtown Ruston, ducking into boutiques and searching for unique treasures from local artists. North Central Louisiana Arts Council’...
11/20/2010
The man shot to death Thursday during a crime spree in West Monroe was a Ruston native. Garland E. “Gene” Henley Jr., 58, of West Monroe, was shot outside of Brookshire’s Supermarket on Cypress...
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11/18/2010
Area residents took horse and carriage rides and children told Santa their Christmas wishes on Thursday evening in downtown Ruston. There was also music filling the area surrounding Railroad Park.
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11/18/2010
GRAMBLING — The 4-H club at Grambling Middle Magnet School had a lesson in water conservation from the City of Grambling and Mid South Wastewater Management on Wednesday morning.
11/18/2010
Local students and parents will have access to another resource that they lost at the end of the last school year. The Foundation for the Mid South announced earlier today the two Louisiana grant...
11/18/2010
Louisiana Tech University students who feel like they’re having a problem with drugs or alcohol have a readily available resource to help them overcome the issue. Chris Medley is the counselor and...