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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...

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08/13/2016
Two Ruston Fire Department paramedics, along with one of the department’s rescue boats, are in South Louisiana today helping first responders there in the wake of the heavy rains and flash floods...
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08/13/2016
The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony at the grand re-opening of Walmart Supercenter on August 5. The Chamber and community appreciate the hard work of the staff...
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08/13/2016
The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony at the grand opening of The Frame of Mind on Aug. 4. The Frame of Mind, located at 203 W. Alabama Ave., Ste. 2, is a custom...
08/12/2016
The Union Lincoln Regional Water Supply Initiative won’t let up on its efforts to eventually pipe water from Lake D’Arbonne to the cities of Farmerville and Ruston, despite new data showing the...
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08/12/2016
Cypress Springs Elementary School teacher Tracy Stark directs students to their classrooms as they started the 2016-17 school year this morning. Students participated in a half day today, and will...
08/12/2016
Reassessment notifications for Lincoln Parish property owners whose property value has increased 15 percent or more over the last four years will begin arriving in their mailboxes Saturday. The...
08/11/2016
The Lincoln Parish Police Jury held a public hearing on the proposed abandonment of 17 roads throughout the parish Tuesday evening at the Lincoln Parish Courthouse. Dozens of citizens gathered in the...
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08/11/2016
The games. The rivalries. The cheer squads. The fans. All of these will be represented at the opening of the “Hometown Heroes: How Sports Shaped America” exhibit from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday at the...
08/11/2016
Dog Days of Summer are here and so is 3D Customs Baggers, Tires and Rims! 3D Customs Baggers, Tires and Rims will hold a grand opening on Aug. 19, at their store located at 1015 Farmerville Hwy. “...
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08/11/2016
Head Start Driving, LLC. is a locally owned and operated business by the Pickett family that offers driver’s education classes for all ages. Head Start Driving serves the North Central Louisiana...