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School has ended for the summer, but that doesn’t mean that learning has to end, too. Bricks 4 Kidz, an educational organization that helps children learn through the use of LEGO bricks, will have several camps this summer stationed at the Idea Place on the campus of Louisiana Tech University. Sarah Wages, owner and director of Bricks 4 Kidz in Ruston, West Monroe and Monroe, said each camp will help children learn about different educational concepts. “Bricks 4 Kidz provides children from preschool to middle school fun and educational opportunities to learn science, technology, engineering,...

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05/21/2016
For the seventh year, Lincoln ACHIEVE and The Rawle Enterprise Center at Louisiana Tech University collaborated to present its Art Without Walls exhibit. An outgrowth of the AC/DC Art Project, the...
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05/21/2016
Emmanuel Baptist Preschool graduating PreK 4 Class are, from left to right, Mary Jane Migues, Sydney Hearne, Fisher Owens, Charleigh Whitecotton, Stark Davis, Ainsley Simpson, Foster Fogo and Zeke...
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05/21/2016
New Tech @ Ruston sophomore Gabriel Allen is shown kicking off the 2016 IGNITE Talks at Ruston High School with his presentation “Gamification in Education.”  The IGNITE series has become a highly...
05/21/2016
Principal’s List (All A’s) First grade — Brianna Doss Second grade — Amberly Humble Fifth grade — Katherine Nordan and Janiyah Rushing Seventh grade — Mason McCray A Honor Roll First grade — Bella...
05/21/2016
ASSEMBLY OF GOD First Assembly of God “Living in the Spirit” class is at 9:45 a.m. Sundays. Children’s church is at 10:45 a.m. Nursery through age 3 is provided at 10:45 a.m. Sundays, by request on...
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05/20/2016
Third Judicial Division B Judge Tommy Rogers handed down two life sentences, plus 20 years to Cameron Kinte Mays on Thursday. Mays was convicted in April of aggravated kidnapping, aggravated rape and...
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05/20/2016
About 30 local residents and two dogs got a sneak preview Thursday evening of the first mile of what’s expected to become Ruston’s Rock Island Greenway biking and walking trail. The trail follows the...
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05/20/2016
The Louisiana Tech University Early Childhood Education Center is scheduled to be demolished at a later date this year to accommodate the construction of new housing and related site development....
05/19/2016
At 6 p.m. Tuesday evening, a jury of 12 citizens gathered in the large courtroom, located on the second floor of the Lincoln Parish Courthouse in order to decide the fate of a young woman accused of...
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05/19/2016
A second person has been arrested in connection with the April 16 murder of a Ruston man. The Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office has arrested Tyrone Lavell Singleton, 33, of 1221 Walter Road,...