SUbscriber Login | NEW SUBSCRIPTION  

Top News

Tuesday, August 30, 2016 - 10:34am
latechlogo.jpg
Students at Louisiana Tech University incur less average student loan debt than students attending any other four-year institution in the State of Louisiana, according to LendEDU’s “Student Loan Debt By State By School Report 2016.” LendEDU ranks Louisiana Tech No. 1 in the state among the four-year schools with students averaging $18,284 of debt for their college educations. Louisiana Tech also ranks No. 25 in the nation in a list of least average debt for students at public colleges and universities. The LendEDU recognition is just the latest in a series of national rankings that Louisiana...

News

  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
072413 Tech Fire 1 C.jpg
07/24/2013
The Ruston Fire Department responded to a fire alarm on the Louisiana Tech University campus at Keeny Hall off College Street in Ruston at 11:20 a.m. Tuesday morning. RFD Public Information Officer...
072413 McClelland C.jpg
07/24/2013
New Louisiana Tech University Athletics Director Tommy McClelland is a family man. And he’s admittedly excited to be joining the Tech and Lincoln Parish families as he prepares to begin leading...
07/24/2013
A strong group of thunderstorms rocked the region late Tuesday night, causing widespread power outages that have lasted into this morning. Entergy Customer Service Manager Jim Pesnell said that 5,000...
Szymanski mug.jpg
07/24/2013
Current and former graduate students, and faculty from Louisiana Tech University’s kinesiology department had the opportunity to present their research to colleagues from across the country last week...
072313 I20 Traffic C.jpg
07/23/2013
At approximately 12:19 p.m. Monday an 18-wheeler with a permitted load was traveling east on Interstate 20 attempted to cut through the median of through an illegal turning lane. Lamar H. Clack Jr.,...
072313Lyons1 C.jpg
07/23/2013
Ronnie Lyons, 64, is the supervisor of the Ruston Housing Authority. Lyons has been the man integral part of putting together the Eddie G. Robinson Football Camp held on July 21, and Saturday’s...
072313 Grant C.jpg
07/23/2013
Louisiana Tech University’s College of Engineering and Science has received a generous gift of more than $200,000 from Hunt, Guillot and Associates (HGA) of Ruston, La. and members of the Jack...
072213 Hobbit Name C.jpg
07/22/2013
Area teens showed their love for a literary classic Saturday as they attended a Hobbit party at the Lincoln Parish Library. Some of the young people donned their best hobbit attire while going...
072213 FBC 1 C.jpg
07/22/2013
“Stitch-by-stitch ... making one little dress at a time” was the inspirational theme for more than 50 First Baptist women who used their God given talents to make pillow-case dresses for little girls...
072213 Simmons book C.jpg
07/22/2013
Rick Simmons, George K. Anding Endowed Professor of English and Director of the Louisiana Tech University Honors Program, has just published his fifth book, “Carolina Beach Music from the 60s to the...