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Just a few short days until the Domestic Abuse Resistance Team’s 15th Annual Radiothon, and we are ready. I have written before of our radiothon goal, our needs and our community partners. In today’s column, I wanted to review this year’s radiothon speakers. We are delighted to have an impressive array of community leaders, Men Standing Strong members, DART staff and board members and one strong survivor who will speak with Bob Day this year. Their interviews will be broadcast live on the Q, 94.1 FM throughout the day from Super 1 Foods in Ruston on Thursday. In addition, the lunch hour...

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07/22/2014
LAWRENCE — Approximately 4,600 undergraduate students at the University of Kansas earned honor roll distinction for the spring 2014 semester. The students, from KU’s Lawrence campus and the schools...
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07/22/2014
Kim Dupree with State Farm Insurance, spoke at the noon meeting of the Ruston Lions Club. Dupree has taken over the Jean Hollis agency. The new agent is fully licensed to handle her customers’...
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07/21/2014
Roscoe was thrown from a car at the shelter when he was a small puppy. He was almost hairless and had mange and was extremely thin. Now he is healthy and happy. He gets along well with all the other...
07/21/2014
Editor’s Note: This is the second article in a six-part series highlighting academic programs at Louisiana Tech University that are having significant impacts on the region and whose graduates are...
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07/21/2014
The North Central Louisiana Arts Council announces a new exhibition by the artist Nina Stephens. Receptions will be held during the Dog Days of Summer events on from 7-10 p.m. July 30 at the Dixie...
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07/18/2014
August marks the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of World War I. Triggered by the assassination in Sarajevo, Serbia, of Austrian Archduke Ferdinand, the War was a tragedy of incompetence, arrogance...
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07/18/2014
Speech, communication, typography and storytelling are all merging together for three Louisiana Tech University professors’ interdisciplinary research focusing on fostering children’s development....
07/17/2014
The State of Louisiana has proclaimed July to be Smart Irrigation Month to draw attention to the importance of using water efficiently. July is traditionally the month of peak demand for water for...
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07/17/2014
“Louisiana Grassroots,” written by May Shadoin, a native of West Carroll Parish and long-time resident of Ruston, is now out. Published by LifeRich, an imprint of Reader’s Digest, the book is a first...
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07/17/2014
The Community Trust Bank of Ruston trained the Ethel Mae Movers and Shakers Youth Group to open savings and checking accounts recently. On June 21, more than 25 students from the surrounding...