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MONROE (AP) — A 22-year-old classical piano player from Choudrant has been named Miss Louisiana. Justine Ker won the crown during the Saturday finals held at the Monroe Civic Center. Ker is a student at Vanderbilt University. She has studied the piano for the last 16 years and performed Chopin’s “Fantaisie-Impromptu” for the talent competition while wearing a black velvet evening gown with a flowing train. Ker was the runner-up during last year’s Miss Louisiana competition where she also won the instrumental performance award. She was chosen Saturday from a field of 32 contestants and will...

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09/25/2013
Around Ruston, residents are big on giving back to the community, and now The Arbor and Terrace of Ruston is doing just that. At 6 p.m. Thursday, they will play host to the second annual Savor Every...
09/25/2013
Lincoln Parish Assessor Sheila Bordelon announced today that the assessor’s online real and personal property search has transitioned to a new upgraded user interface. Bordelon said the office has...
09/25/2013
Grambling State University Theatre held opening night performances Tuesday for “The Amen Corner.” Written by James Baldwin, the play will be performed through Friday at the Floyd L. Sandle Theatre,...
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09/25/2013
Gun, knife and outdoor enthusiasts have the opportunity to stock up for the fall hunting and recreation season at the Ruston Gun, Knife and Coin Show, set for Oct. 5-6 at the Ruston Civic Center. The...
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09/24/2013
On Monday, the Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office embarked on a chase of two men, which lead to one suspect hiding in a bathroom cabinet. At approximately 12:05 p.m. Monday, a resident on Louisiana...
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09/24/2013
A big piece of history in the Louisiana Tech University quadrangle was lost over the weekend as this huge oak tree split with a bulk of the branches coming to the ground.
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09/24/2013
Many lives were affected by Hurricane Katrina in 2005, luckily one local lady says she listened to the Lord when he spoke to her and left New Orleans only a few days before the storm hit. “I was...
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09/24/2013
Grambling Mayor Edward Jones thinks he’s attended nearly all of the Grambling State University Founder’s Week community breakfasts. Jasmine Hill attended her first. The annual Founder’s Week...
09/24/2013
PayScale.com released its 2013-14 College Salary Report and has ranked Louisiana Tech University No. 1 among Louisiana’s public and private universities in average starting salaries for recent...
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09/23/2013
At 4 p.m. Saturday, people gathered in Choudrant to watch outhouses fly down Elm Street. There were a variety of people at the Outhouse Races, from first time observers to seasoned participants....