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The Lincoln Parish School Board soon may see an end to a decades old desegregation case. Information about the case could possibly reach the media within the next few weeks, parish schools Superintendent Mike Milstead said Tuesday. Milstead’s comments came after the school board spent 30 minutes in executive session discussing the information. “We’re excited to be closing this out soon,” Milstead said. The parish school system has been under court orders since the 1960s when schools were order to desegregate. A Department of Justice Report in 2011 stated the Ruston district elementary...

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09/21/2013
The I.A. Lewis School family is pleased to welcome back Shavonne Garner-Price to the Ram family. Mrs. Price previously served as coordinating teacher and is now leading us as principal after serving...
09/21/2013
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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09/20/2013
Reading is arguably one of the most important skills that students in lower elementary school are tasked with learning. It seems no surprise then that the most exciting item on Glen View Elementary...
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09/20/2013
President Barack Obama issued a proclamation declaring today National POW/MIA Recognition Day. In recognition of this day members of the Louisiana Tech Air Force ROTC will stand in front of the...
09/20/2013
Louisiana Tech University hosted a cyber security workshop at University Hall on Thursday. Speakers included Kelley Dempsey, information security specialist for the National Institute of Standards...
09/20/2013
Mortgage Contracting Services is celebrating the first anniversary of its 10,300-square-foot facility in Ruston. The operations center has already added 70 new jobs to the area — well ahead of its...
09/20/2013
The residents of Dubach will be strutting across the stage for the Louisiana Chicken Festival on Sept. 27-28 during the annual talent show. “In the past, we have had a lot of entries,” Gina Stokes,...
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09/19/2013
One of Louisiana’s most famous artists died in 1988 at the age of 101, but her legacy lives on through her paintings. Doug Gitter, an artist from Metairie, has spent the past four years working on...
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09/19/2013
Being the largest elementary school in the Ruston district hasn’t stopped Glen View Elementary from staying on top of the game. In fact, the school was recently named as a Model Practice School Site...
09/19/2013
Ruston based StormWall Industries, a manufacturer of panel systems for both residential and commercial construction has been named a Top 10 Finalist in the first annual Cradle 2 Cradle Product...