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Alejandro “Al” Perkins, partner in a Baton Rouge law firm and chairman of the board for the University of Louisiana System, will be the keynote speaker for Louisiana Tech’s winter commencement ceremony at 10 a.m. March 3, in the Thomas Assembly Center on the Tech campus. Those family and friends who are unable to attend commencement can watch the event via Facebook Live at facebook.com/LATech. Perkins was appointed by Gov. John Bel Edwards to the Board of Supervisors for the University of Louisiana System in July of 2016. In January 2017, Perkins was selected by his fellow board members to...

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12/04/2014
Lincoln Parish voters go back to the voting booth Saturday to fill several remaining city council and aldermen seats, and help elect a district judge, U.S. congressman and senator. Polls for the...
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12/04/2014
Left: Pictured are the students in Ms. Chasten’s Pre-K 3 Class. Pictured, from left to right, are front row: Georgia Puckett, Hallie Hogan, Gabby Smith and Cate Davison; and back row: Henry Patton,...
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12/04/2014
National Honor Society Cedar Creek’s National Honor Society inducted 27 new members recently, adding to the 34 current members. More than just an honor roll, NHS serves to honor those students who...
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12/03/2014
Ruston High School won their third consecutive Division II State Swimming Championship recently, competing against 21 teams from across Louisiana. The team was founded in 2009 with just five...
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12/03/2014
Approximately 300 people gathered in the Ruston Civic Center Tuesday afternoon to thank retiring Mayor Dan Hollingsworth for his 16 years of service. “He ran for office for all the right reasons,”...
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12/03/2014
The town of Dubach will be ringing in the holidays with their annual Christmas Craft Show beginning at 9 a.m. Saturday at the Scott Hamilton Warehouse. “Weather permitting, I’ll have several large...
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12/03/2014
The Lincoln Parish School Board said goodbye to two long-time members during their regular meeting on Tuesday night. District 1 representative Mattie Harrison, who served on the board for 16 years,...
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12/03/2014
Children can have a photo made with Santa and eat a pancake breakfast with family and friends — and in the process, funds will be raised for the area’s needy. All that will take place at the Flapjack...
12/02/2014
Ruston electric utility customers stand to save as much as $15 million in energy costs over the next five years thanks to the terms of a new power supply contract approved Monday night by the Board...
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12/02/2014
Because of his focus both in the classroom and on high school athletics, New Living Word junior Rashaan Proctor could be considered a big man on campus at the small Ruston school. But Proctor, who...