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The University of Louisiana System has eclipsed 90,000 students for the first time since 2012. An additional 588 students over last year brings the System’s total enrollment to 90,439 students. Six of the nine UL System institutions experienced some level of growth. Northwestern State University in Natchitoches boasted the highest percentage and student increase at 7 percent and 640 students, respectively. Grambling State University followed with a 6.8 percent increase from an additional 310 students. “Even during extremely difficult budget times, our universities have worked diligently to...

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11/04/2013
For the past 17 years, Manuel Chinchilla has served the Ruston community through his convenience store, Pow Wow. “It has always been the plan to get into the restaurant business,” he said. “That is...
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11/03/2013
Getting rid of some portable buildings is one of the top priorities on Ruston Junior High School Principal Tim Nutt’s to-do list if voters approve a millage tax extension on Nov. 16. Since the last...
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11/03/2013
Grambling State University’s Robinson Stadium was officially renamed Eddie G. Robinson Stadium Saturday as part of GSU’s Homecoming festivities. GSU picked up its first win of the season as the G-Men...
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11/03/2013
On Thursday, while families were making their way through the neighborhoods trick or tricking, members of the community came together in remembrance of the 31 people who lost their lives due to...
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11/03/2013
At 7 p.m. Friday, Ruston residents enjoyed a night of soulful music performed by Larry Pannell and the Grambling State University Faculty Jazz Ensemble as the Boys and Girls Club of North Louisiana...
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11/03/2013
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11/03/2013
For Fire Prevention Week, Oct. 6-12, the Ruston Fire Department brought a fire truck and the Fire Safety Trailer to educate toddlers through sixth graders about fire safety. Some of the toddlers...
11/03/2013
Bethel Christian School has released the names of those students who have achieved the honor roll for the first nine-week grading period. President’s List: 4.0 GPA Kindergarten: Marlee Bedgood,...
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11/03/2013
Congratulations to our 2013-14 Lions and Lady Lions Basketball teams. Please come and support our team. Lions — Nicholas Maryland, Dmitry Payne, Brandon Green, Aujwuan Simmons, Daniel Spivey, Carson...
11/03/2013
Cedar Creek has released the names of those students who have achieved the honor roll for the first nine-weeks grading period. All A’s Fourth grade: Sarah Adams, Zoe Graham, Charlie May, Hayden...