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The Delta Regional Authority recently selected Grambling State University as one of six Historically Black Universities to be a part of their HBCU Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Initiative. Otto Meyers, interim vice president of advancement, said interested HBCUs submitted an application to the Delta Regional Authority for competitive review. The application process required each university to address previous work in developing and supporting entrepreneurs, a vision for expanding these efforts and the identification of community partners. Otto Meyers, assembled a team to develop the application....

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01/15/2014
The Ruston Fire Department and Emergency Medical Service responded to a two-vehicle accident at the intersection of Hill and Lewis Street. Both vehicles received moderate damage to the front ends....
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01/15/2014
At approximately 6 a.m. Tuesday the Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Department was called to the office of Lincoln Parish Water District No. 3, located at 4035 U.S. Highway 80 in reference to a burglary....
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01/15/2014
The board of alderman for the city of Grambling made a decision on rescinding a 5 percent usage tax for charitable gaming organizations at their regular monthly meeting last week. Mayor Edward Jones...
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01/15/2014
The Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office made an arrest for cyberbullying late Tuesday night. Cody Logan Joyner, 18, of 298 Pleasant Grove Road, Choudrant, was arrested at 11:30 p.m. at 538 Campbell Road...
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01/15/2014
Elected Monday as Lincoln Parish Police Jury officers for 2014 were (from left to right) Treasurer Bobby Gray, President Hazel Hunter and Vice President David Hammons.
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01/14/2014
JoAnne Henderson sits at her needlepoint stand removing small stitches of black thread from an off-white canvass. Sometimes perfecting a piece is as much about taking stitches out as it is about...
01/14/2014
The Union Parish Police Jury granted 3rd Judicial District Attorney Bob Levy’s office an additional $30,000 in funding for 2014 — significantly less than the requested $155,000 increase. The DA had...
01/14/2014
The election of its officers for 2014 is the key item on the agenda for tonight’s Lincoln Parish Police Jury meeting to be held at 7 p.m. at the Lincoln Parish Courthouse. Third Judicial District DA...
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01/13/2014
After several years of anticipation, the Bayou D’Arbonne Watershed Lake Commission is taking steps to begin the construction of a public “mega ramp” along Ramp Road and Louisiana Highway 33. “Now...
01/13/2014
The investigation continues today into a single-vehicle crash early Sunday morning in Grambling that claimed the life of a Ruston man. Keith Young Jr., 30, died after his 2007 Chevy Tahoe ran off the...