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The Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Department wants to return to a time when neighbors knew each other. To that end, the department’s Community Service Division held an informal public meeting Thursday night to discuss plans for reviving the Neighborhood Watch program. “We’re just trying to get our community back together,” division Commander Major Kirk Taylor told about a dozen people gathered at the parish public safety complex. Revitalizing Neighborhood Watch is part of Sheriff Mike Stone’s pledge that his department becomes more involved in the community. Deputies said the program, patterned...

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11/26/2013
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11/26/2013
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11/26/2013
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11/25/2013
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11/25/2013
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11/25/2013
The Governor’s Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness (GOHSEP) is providing nearly 150 radio devices to police departments at 10 universities across the state. The transfer involves...
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11/24/2013
For 16 years the North Central Louisiana Arts Council has brought local artists to the attention of the community through the Holiday Arts Tour. Nicole Duet, an assistant professor of art at...