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Leaders of the Sparta Groundwater Commission will meet Monday to discuss whether the legislation that created the commission needs to be revised to meet the panel’s long-term goals. The meeting is set for 10 a.m. in the conference room of Reese Hall, on Louisiana Tech University’s agriculture campus. And while the executive committee gathering wasn’t called specifically to talk about the commission’s lack of policymaking, enforcement or revenue-raising authority, the topic may come up, Lindsay Gouedy, the commission’s executive director, said Thursday. “At some point in the future, that is...

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09/27/2010
Imagine a classroom that seems more like a free study period where students have the freedom to listen to iPods, work on assignments for other classes or walk out whenever they feel it necessary....
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09/27/2010
Around 300 area residents hit the streets of Ruston on Saturday morning to take part in the “walk of life.” The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation held its annual fundraising walk to raise money...
09/27/2010
Two suspected marijuana dealers were arrested last week at a Ruston residence. At approximately 6 a.m. Friday, members of Lincoln Parish Narcotics Enforcement Team made entry into a home located at...
09/27/2010
A screening of “Haynesville,” a documentary that explores the nation’s current energy situation and what the north Louisiana natural gas field could mean to the country’s energy picture, will take...
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09/25/2010
Ruston High School Alumni and friends gathered to salute their alma mater and rehash old tales on Friday at the annual RHS Alumni luncheon. The event, which was held at Squire Creek Country Club,...
09/25/2010
GRAMBLING — Grambling State University was hit with complaints last week stating the school’s e-mail policy infringes on rights granted by the First Amendment of the U.S. Constitution. The Foundation...
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09/25/2010
Despite the rising temperature throughout the day Saturday, hundreds of people went to Dubach to see what was in store for the 22nd annual Louisiana Chicken Festival. Festivities for the day included...
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09/25/2010
Kids were all fired up at Lowe’s Saturday for the Ruston Fire Department, Ruston Police and Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office’s Safety Day. They learned about fire safety and prevention, gun and seat...
09/25/2010
Marcia Simmering -Dickerson, the Humana Foundation/McCallister Professor of Management at Louisiana Tech, was among three academics to receive the 2009 Best Paper Award for organizational research...
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09/21/2010
Teachers and students at Ruston High School received a scare on Monday morning when the school was placed on lockdown because of a nearby altercation between two men. Daryl Mitchell, 51, of Cooktown...