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An artist’s life is not always easy. Sarah Albritton is proof of that. When she was young, her mother, feeling she could not raise Albritton and her sisters, left them with various family members. Albritton ended up with her uncle, helping out and going to school. When she was 9, she began her first job as a dishwasher and cook at a local restaurant. “When I was 9, I started cooking at the Tech Hitching Post,” she said. “I was the dishwasher at night after school.” From there, she moved from restaurant to restaurant cooking for the people of Ruston. Then, when she got married, she started her...

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11/12/2013
Harry Farrar flew 66 combat missions in the Vietnam War. He celebrated his 40th birthday somewhere over Southeast Asia. On Monday, the retired U.S. Air Force captain paused at the 11th hour of the...
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11/12/2013
To honor all veterans, the American Legion Post No. 593, Grambling State University Army ROTC and the Greater Grambling Chamber of Commerce joined together Monday. Guest speaker for the event was the...
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11/12/2013
A close call behind the wheel may be one of the best things that’s happened to Evan Puckett. “I looked up and I was coming in on them fast,” Puckett said about the day he was on his way to class at...
11/12/2013
At approximately 10:20 a.m. Monday, Troopers assigned to Louisiana State Police Troop F responded to a single vehicle serious injury crash on Interstate 20 about seven miles west of Ruston. The...
11/12/2013
The Lincoln Parish Police Jury has asked Lincoln Union District Attorney Bob Levy to attend the jury’s Finance Committee meeting tonight after Levy again recently requested a significant increase in...
11/12/2013
The Grambling State University Theatre Department will host a production of “How I Learned to Drive” beginning Tuesday. The play will be performed at 7 p.m. Tuesday through Friday in the Floyd L....
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Meagan Lee, a senior English major from Delhi, was crowned Miss Louisiana Tech 2014 on Thursday night. Lee, who plans to pursue a master’s in education after she graduates, said she is excited about...
11/11/2013
The board of aldermen for the city of Grambling met in regular session Thursday night to hear comments about the possibility of new police equipment. Monica Wolfe, of LaTech Solutions — a company...
11/11/2013
At 9:46 a.m. Saturday, Troopers assigned to Louisiana State Police Troop F responded to a single vehicle fatal crash on Lakeshore Drive south of Louisiana Highway 4 in Jackson Parish. The preliminary...