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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump sought today to pressure Democratic congressional leaders into supporting his demand for billions of dollars to build his promised wall along the U.S.-Mexico border, threatening to have the military build it “if Democrats do not give us the votes to secure our Country.” Trump tweeted the threat hours before Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi were to meet with Trump at the White House in an effort to avert a partial government shutdown on Dec. 21, when funding for some agencies is scheduled to expire. In a...

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04/21/2011
At the Ruston Elementary annual basketball banquet, Ruston Elementary’s behavioral interventionist and basketball coach, Kevin Hill, discusses with students the importance of being a “student athlete...
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04/21/2011
Hillcrest Elementary students (left to right) Liden Coyne, Morgan Keen and Robert Young bring in ink cartridges for the school’s Funding Factory recycling program.
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04/20/2011
U.S. Senator David Vitter ventured to the Piney Hills of North Louisiana Tuesday to hold a Town Hall meeting at the Lincoln Parish Library.
04/20/2011
The entire city of Ruston was briefly in the dark this morning.
04/20/2011
The Ruston Fire Department responded to a structure fire at approximately 12:56 p.m. Tuesday.
04/20/2011
Nearly half of Lincoln Parish students are not ready to learn when they show up to their first day of kindergarten.
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04/20/2011
FARMERVILLE — For the 48 years Lake D’Arbonne has been in existence, Union Parish has been at the mercy of its massive water shed and large fluctuations in levels.
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04/20/2011
A man was arrested this week after suffering from what appeared to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
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04/20/2011
One of the main community service projects that the Louisiana Tech softball team undertakes each year is working with the local chapter of the Domestic Abuse Resistance Team (DART).
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04/20/2011
Noted singers/songwriters the “General” and Tracy Brockman (also Domestic Abuse Resistance Team women’s advocate) prepare for the upcoming Real Men Only Beat Eggs benefit concert set for 5 p.m. April...