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School has ended for the summer, but that doesn’t mean that learning has to end, too. Bricks 4 Kidz, an educational organization that helps children learn through the use of LEGO bricks, will have several camps this summer stationed at the Idea Place on the campus of Louisiana Tech University. Sarah Wages, owner and director of Bricks 4 Kidz in Ruston, West Monroe and Monroe, said each camp will help children learn about different educational concepts. “Bricks 4 Kidz provides children from preschool to middle school fun and educational opportunities to learn science, technology, engineering,...

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08/02/2013
Two local volunteer firefighters have recently been honored for not only their service, but also their pursuit of higher education. Jordan Gray, 23, has been a volunteer with the Lincoln Parish Fire...
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08/02/2013
Late last month, A.E. Phillips Elementary School and the College of Education at Louisiana Tech University offered a learning experience for both local children and students hoping to one day become...
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08/01/2013
Six more individuals have been arrested as part of the Lincoln Parish Narcotics Enforcement Team’s Operation Summer Heat campaign. LPNET officers made four initial arrests late last week as a result...
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08/01/2013
GRAMBLING — In difficult times when money is tight, there are fewer jobs, more duties for those employed and significant structural changes, customer service is key. Chicago-based consultant, trainer...
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08/01/2013
Saturday will bring the final installment of the Joy Tellis Cooper Foundation’s Family Day in the Park. Cooper, who is a former Ruston resident, has been presenting the event, which hands out free...
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07/31/2013
Ruston High School students were honored for their exceptional performance on Advanced Placement tests with a visit from Gov. Bobby Jindal and State Superintendent of Education John White on Tuesday.
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07/31/2013
On Saturday, the Ruston Police Department received information from the United States Marshal’s Service regarding a fugitive from Baltimore, Md., that was currently in the Ruston area. The...
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07/31/2013
All around Ruston on Friday and Saturday, volunteers for the Weekend of the Cross, or “Christians Reaching Out in the Savior’s Service,” of Trinity United Methodist Church could be seen painting,...
07/31/2013
Affordable Colleges Online (AC Online), a web-based news site that provides students and parents with information about affordable higher education options, has once again ranked Louisiana Tech...
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07/30/2013
During the late night hours of Sunday and the early morning hours of Monday, a suspect or suspects reportedly committed the offenses of criminal damage to property/theft at Goose Creek Grocery....