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Saturday, September 24, 2016 - 11:07pm
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The Waggonner Center for Civic Engagement and Public Policy at Louisiana Tech University will sponsor an interdisciplinary roundtable discussion on the interpretation and presentation of America’s founding through “Hamilton: An American Musical,” at 6 p.m. Wednesday in George T. Madison Hall, Room 105. One year ago, Lin-Manuel Miranda’s “Hamilton” cast album debuted, reinvigorating widespread interest in both musical theater and early American history. This roundtable event will bridge these two areas and feature presenters from Tech including Paul B. Crook, directing and acting professor;...

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01/30/2015
Dorothea Lange took the photograph “Migrant Mother “(1936) that still personifies the Great Depression in America’s visual memory. The American Masters series documentary “Dorothea Lange: Grab a Hunk...
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01/30/2015
Claiborne Dutch Oven Cookers held their first gathering of 2015 on Jan. 24. About 50 people attended, cooked, enjoyed the band and visited. The theme was Mardi-Gras, and all the cookers prepared...
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01/29/2015
Briana Lee, a freshman at Louisiana Tech University, has been named the recipient of the Lincoln Parish Retired Educators Scholarship. She is also the recipient of the Queen Esther Lewis scholarship...
01/28/2015
LifeHouse Ministries is offering book studies on “The Artist’s Way” and “The Shack” beginning in February. Both classes are free and open to the public. A seven-week study of Julia Cameron’s book “...
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01/28/2015
Jessica Slaughter, executive director of the North Central Louisiana Arts Council, left, said the group was grateful to receive a donation check from Bank of Ruston and local artists. She is pictured...
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01/28/2015
April C. Honaker, an instructor of English in Louisiana Tech University’s School of Literature and Language, will see two of her poems published in the coming months. “The Way She Carries Us” will be...
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01/27/2015
Water is that special liquid that makes up 75 percent of your body and covers three-fourths of Earth’s surface. Water is unique in that it is the only natural substance that is found in all three...
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01/26/2015
The North Central Louisiana Arts Council invites the public to a screening of the documentary “Grab a Hunk of Lightning,” about the life and work of Depression-era photographer Dorothea Lange. The...
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01/26/2015
Above: The newest member of the Ruston Lions Club is Kirk McKean.  He is shown here being “pinned” by Lion President Jerry Johnson. Below: Mike Milstead with the Lincoln Parish School Board was a...
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01/24/2015
The Earl Lester Cole Honors College at Grambling State University will be sponsoring a “Mock Law School Class” featuring professors from Southern University Law Center. The Mock Class is scheduled...