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Students at Louisiana Tech University incur less average student loan debt than students attending any other four-year institution in the State of Louisiana, according to LendEDU’s “Student Loan Debt By State By School Report 2016.” LendEDU ranks Louisiana Tech No. 1 in the state among the four-year schools with students averaging $18,284 of debt for their college educations. Louisiana Tech also ranks No. 25 in the nation in a list of least average debt for students at public colleges and universities. The LendEDU recognition is just the latest in a series of national rankings that Louisiana...

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07/29/2016
Builders Supply, Ruston’s independent and local source for building supplies, hardware and paint, will officially celebrate its 25th anniversary this weekend. Free food, vendor demonstrations and...
07/28/2016
Traffic along a stretch of Celebrity Drive between Eagle Drive and Commerce Street in north Ruston is flowing again now that a $750,000 road revamp project is done. City officials, along with...
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07/28/2016
A Shreveport man is dead following an accident Wednesday on Interstate 20 east of Ruston near the Rough Edge Road overpass and that involved an 18-wheeler and a dump truck. Rodney Charles, 40, died...
07/28/2016
It’s always the biggest Happening for Louisiana Tech University before the start of a new academic and athletic school year, and it’s only days away.
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07/28/2016
Members of the Louisiana Tech University Women’s Soccer Team show young attendees which part of the foot they used to properly kick a soccer ball at the Lincoln Parish Library Events Center. Margie...
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07/28/2016
Ruston officials, joined by representatives of the Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce and Ruston Lincoln Convention and Visitors Bureau, marked the official opening of a revamp section of Celebrity...
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07/28/2016
Each week the Choudrant Volunteer Fire Department raffles off a firearm. Each ticket is $100 and is good for an entire year. Pictured is Whit McMullin, left, with his Remington R1. Weekly winners are...
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07/27/2016
Former state legislator Rick Gallot, of Gramblng, is the new president of Grambling State University. Gallot, 50, was unanimously selected as the school’s 10th president Tuesday during a special...
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07/27/2016
More than 24 Lincoln and Union Parish law enforcement, educators and church leaders spent six hours training to become Teach One to Lead One certified mentors Tuesday at the Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s...
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07/27/2016
A group of Lincoln Parish residents calling themselves The Association of Under-Represented Citizens of Lincoln has filed a lawsuit against the Lincoln Parish Police Jury. The suit, filed July 21 in...