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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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07/14/2013
It’s a new era for Louisiana Tech University, and a new era for Louisiana Tech’s Happening, too. The Happening XXXII, presented by Argent Financial, will take place at 6 p.m., Aug. 13 at the Monroe...
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07/14/2013
Downtown Ruston’s skyline has turned clearer following the recent removal of overhead power lines, which were moved underground during construction in the area. The changes are the result of a plan...
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07/14/2013
With all the honors and accolades he’s received, Ruston Daily Leader executive sports editor O.K. Buddy Davis could have easily hit the big-time press circuit years and years ago. But big city lights...
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07/14/2013
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Destination Marketing Association International (DMAI) has named Travis Napper, president and CEO of Ruston Lincoln Convention and Visitors Bureau, as one of 30 future leaders of...
07/13/2013
ASSEMBLY OF GOD First Assembly of God “Living in the Spirit” class is at 9:45 a.m. Sundays. Children’s church is at 10:45 a.m. Nursery through age 3 is provided at 10:45 a.m. Sundays, by request on...
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07/12/2013
The Ruston Farmers Market will hold its annual Taste of Summer Festival from 8 a.m. until noon Saturday. Held rain or shine each Saturday, the market is located in the public parking lot on the...
07/12/2013
Louisiana State Police Troop F Lt. Tommy Lewis has been promoted by Col. Mike Edmonson to captain and appointed to serve as the new Troop F Commander. The Troop F vacancy is due to the recent...
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07/12/2013
The College of Education at Louisiana Tech University will host its annual Summer Math Fair from 1:30-3:30 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday at the A. E. Phillips Laboratory School on the Tech campus. The...
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07/12/2013
In recent years the Ruston Community Theatre has managed to put on productions that have drawn in big crowds, creating a sense of wonder in our city. From “Annie” in 2011 to “Annie Get Your Gun” in...
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07/11/2013
Each year the Boys and Girls Club of North Central Louisiana reach out to area youth hoping to make a difference. Unit Director Sabrina Love said this year’s summer camps have been the largest since...