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The addition of a 50-bed dormitory would give the Lincoln Parish Detention Center needed bed space and save money over the long run, detention center Warden Jim Tuten said Thursday. The proposed dorm is on the detention center’s capital projects wish list for the coming year. But how soon the work might start and exactly what it would cost are unknown, Tuten told the detention center commission. “We’re at the very preliminary stages of it,” he said. The 241-bed jail is full and another 28 inmates are housed at nearby facilities, Tuten said. As many as 45 inmates have been housed elsewhere to...

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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...
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09/19/2013
Louisiana Tech University has seen a significant increase in both the quantity and quality of its 2013 freshman class. According to the university’s fall 2013 enrollment report released Wednesday,...
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09/19/2013
Port au Prince would not exist without the concept of family. Knowing this, Daniel Prince took over the family business in April 2012. “(Port au Prince) has been run by my family since the beginning...
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09/19/2013
The Arbor & The Terrace of Ruston is a local Assisted Living and Memory Care community that focuses on providing a loving and homey atmosphere for their residents. Along with the wonderful...
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09/19/2013
GHS Cheerleaders During the week of July 21-24, the Grambling High School cheerleaders attended the Northwestern State University Cheerleader Camp in Natchitoches. During the camp the team won the...
09/19/2013
Mrs. Moore’s class Greetings from Ms. Moore’s Class at Cypress Springs Elementary! We have already been very busy in our class this year. We have enjoyed welcoming our new classmates from Glen View....
09/19/2013
Genesis 1:1: “In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth.”  School is in full swing here at Emmanuel. Our teachers have been busy all summer planning exciting learning experiences for...
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09/19/2013
Fifty students at Mississippi College were recently inducted into the Mortar Board Cap and Gown Society for 2013-14, America’s premier national honor society that spotlights college seniors for their...
09/19/2013
The fourth annual Sportsman’s Expo will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at the Willie Davis Jr. Recreation Center, located at 116 Cox Ferry Road in Farmerville. Admission for ages 12 and up is...
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09/18/2013
At around 8 a.m. this morning, M.L. Smith Tanks and Refractories, located on Louisiana Highway 33 began the transportation of a 30 ton vessel to Arkansas. Tommy Gregg, engineering manager, said the...