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YEA! is a program that takes students between the ages of 11-18 through the process of starting and launching a real business or social movement over the course of an academic year. By the end of the class, students own and operate fully-formed and functioning businesses, which may be carried on after their graduation from the program. YEA! aims to teach students at an early age how to make a job, not just take a job. “We are so thrilled and currently preparing for year two of #YEALincoln,” said Judy Copeland, Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce president. “It was incredible to watch the...

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07/13/2016
Finding a mental health professional or team is one of the most important steps in starting on the journey toward a successful recovery. Who are some mental health professionals? Primary Care...
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07/13/2016
Trotter Hunt recently spoke to the Ruston Kiwanis Club about his great-great grandfather, T. L. James, Sr., who contributed greatly to the development of Ruston and surrounding area through his...
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07/13/2016
At a recent meeting, the Ruston Lions Club had historian Kay Riser Prince as their guest. Prince presented a brief history and early development of Lincoln Parish.
07/12/2016
Dr. Donald P. Kaczvinsky, dean of the College of Liberal Arts at Louisiana Tech University, recently participated in a professional development course at the Institute for Management and Leadership...
07/12/2016
Lisa Owens, of Dubach, recently was awarded a 2016 Literacy Grant from The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi — the nation’s oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic...
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07/12/2016
On June 22, the North Central Louisiana Arts Council held its grand prize donor drawing for $5,000, which concluded the annual Keep the Arts Afloat fundraiser. A total of 245 donations were received...
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07/11/2016
Anytime Fitness recently held a membership drive in which they collected and donated 593 food items to Christian Community Action. Pictured, from left, are Stephanie Matthews, CCA Director and...
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07/11/2016
Meet Keeper. Keeper is up-to-date on shots and neutered. He is around 1-year-old and is potty trained, loves children and other pets too. He is looking for his future home. Come see him today at 4...
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07/09/2016
Luke Villermin, a Louisiana Tech University senior mechanical engineering student from New Iberia, Louisiana, has been awarded a $2,000 scholarship from the engineering honor society Tau Beta Pi for...
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07/09/2016
One of my biggest problems with “The Legend of Tarzan” is that it plays like a sequel to a movie that was never made. Don’t get me wrong, I’m aware that we’ve had plenty of Tarzan movies before and...