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Louisiana Tech University President Les Guice spoke to students at A.E. Phillips Laboratory School this morning about the school’s being named Louisiana’s top elementary school by StartClass, an education research site powered by Graphiq — an international technology company that delivers insights from worldwide data.

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02/13/2014
Shakespeare contest Cedar Creek senior Irie Ewers earned first place in the school’s annual Shakespeare competition. Sophomore Mary Tyler Storms earned second place; freshman Sarfraz Ahmed placed...
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02/12/2014
Winter weather conditions continued into today causing multiple accidents in the Lincoln Parish area. In an interview late Tuesday, Albert Paxton, public information officer with Louisiana State...
02/12/2014
Ruston and Lincoln Parish may be dealing with the effects of winter storm Pax a little longer than emergency preparedness officials first anticipated. “It doesn’t look like it’s going to get out of...
02/12/2014
The Lincoln Parish Police Jury and the Public Works Committee met Tuesday night in a regularly scheduled meeting to discuss several agenda items. The Public Works Committee took official action to...
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02/12/2014
The controversial Common Core education curriculum and the possible legalization of marijuana are expected to be among the hot-button issues when the Louisiana Legislature convenes next month, local...
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02/12/2014
Submitted photo- Locals have joined forces to help the Choudrant Volunteer Fire Department by buying a raffle ticket that earns them a chance at 52 guns with a weekly raffle. For more information...
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02/11/2014
It's almost time for the sixth Annual "Kupcakes for the Kids" fundraiser to benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. The event is set from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. Friday at Community Trust Bank...
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02/11/2014
Third Judicial District felony prosecutor Cary Brown has become the first officially announced candidate for the district attorney’s job being vacated by retiring DA Bob Levy. Brown formally...
02/11/2014
Schools across the parish will be closed today and some will stay closed on Wednesday. Just after 2 p.m. Monday, Superintendent of Schools Danny Bell said that schools in the Lincoln Parish School...
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02/11/2014
More than 200 mom’s and daughters carried their dolls to a “Timeless Traditions” movie and tea party hosted by Ruston’s nonprofit group Quota International. During the event, 7-year-old Emory-Cooper...