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There was a movie that came out in 1998 called “The Truman Show,” which featured Jim Carrey portraying Truman, the star of a television show about his own life. It was a 24-hour broadcast, featuring live video that was captured from cameras in his home, job — anywhere, in fact, that Mr. Truman ventured. The catch was, he didn’t know that he was the center of a mock universe. The entire town was in on it; all of his friends, neighbors and even his wife were actors playing roles within Truman’s life. As he lived his life, he had a huge TV audience that watched him grow, marry and have a...

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04/07/2017
Kindred at Home Health recently held a food drive for Christian Community Action. Pictured are some of the agency’s staff along with CCA Director Stephanie Matthews, second from left, front row.
04/07/2017
Ruston-based singer-songwriter Monty Russell will perform at 7 p.m. April 21 at the Dixie Center for the Arts along with his invited guests Kevin Gordon, Sam Lewis, Chris Canterbury, General Keith...
04/05/2017
The College of Engineering and Science at Louisiana Tech University recently recognize 10 high school students and one teacher at its 5th Annual National Center for Women & Information Technology...
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04/05/2017
The Young Entrepreneurs Academy Investor Panel Presentation was held March 30 at the Ruston Civic Center. This free event was open to the public where nine budding entrepreneurs pitched their...
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04/04/2017
Ruston Community Theatre announces Disney’s “The Lion King, Junior” as its second annual junior musical coming this summer. Directed by Steele Moegle, Simba and all his friends will take the stage...
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04/03/2017
Three Grambling State University international students put their ideas together and came up with a winning video concept to promote the school they love. Collin Jno-Finn, Al Burnette and Awoyemi “...
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04/03/2017
The Birthday Fellowship Club and the Grambling State University Men Club donated toys recently. Pictured, from left to right, are Vernesta Adams, Billy Graham, President Joseph Capers Sr., Cellen...
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04/02/2017
The North Central Louisiana Arts Council will present “Hunky Dory” with lead actor, co-producer and co-writer Tomas Pais. This is the final installment of the Southern Circuit Tour of Independent...
04/02/2017
The annual Stagecoach Trail Day, a fundraiser for the Mount Lebanon Stagecoach Museum, will be held May 6 on the museum grounds in Mount Lebanon. Mount Lebanon was one of the stops on the...
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04/02/2017
Clockwise from left: Demario Banks learning about Mardi Gras masks and beads. From left, Matthew King, Ben Christmas, owner of Ben Christmas Crawfish; Carson Harper, Rose Loyd, Paxton Smith, Hannah...