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Lincoln Parish students will not presently be impacted by the Board of Regents recent decision on how high school students can earn college credit through dual enrollment courses. Lincoln Parish schools Superintendent Mike Milstead said in an email statement that the local school district’s dual enrollment classes are taught through Louisiana Tech University, which already has higher standards than those the Board of Regents want to implement. “Tech approves all of our teachers who presently teach dual courses,” he said. “Those Lincoln Parish teachers meet Tech’s criterion for teaching dual...

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12/08/2017
A Go Fund Me Account has been set up for Ruston High School soccer player Nnamdi Nwoha, who is home today after being released from Children’s Hospital in Dallas Thursday evening. Nwoha suffered...
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12/08/2017
Grambling City officials has announced the city is now recognized as a certified local government, which will help establish historic and culture districts within the city. The Grambling City Council...
12/08/2017
Christmas is a time for giving, and this year residents have ample opportunity to help those in need through the use of Angel Trees and gift drives. The trees are sponsored by the Domestic Abuse...
12/07/2017
The Junior Auxiliary Betty Robbins Volunteer of the Year Award is an annual award presented to a Lincoln Parish resident who has made a difference in the lives of the children in the community....
12/06/2017
FARMERVILLE — An issue raised by the attorney representing Karl Malone in his legal fight over access to Patterson Lake could have a far-reaching impact on access to other bodies of water in the...
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12/06/2017
The Bank of Ruston hosted its annual Holiday Art Show reception Tuesday at their downtown location. The display will be available for viewing for the entire month. This year, the show is honoring the...
12/06/2017
The Lincoln Parish School Board on Tuesday unanimously approved the proposed corporal punishment revision polices for the school system after tabling the item during their November meeting. Tuesday’s...
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12/05/2017
A Ruston High School student remains hospitalized in Dallas today after collapsing and having to be resuscitated during a Saturday soccer match against Airline at Bossier City’s Tinsley Park. RHS...
12/05/2017
It took Ruston’s Board of Aldermen only 12 minutes Monday night to work their way through a short agenda that included board authorization of a pre-loan application that could mean more Moving Ruston...
12/05/2017
SIMSBORO — Aldermen were asked to consider supporting a 1.25 percent tax during their regular meeting Monday. Last year, the residents of Simsboro voted down a 1.25 percent sales tax. With 305...