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Faith and spirituality can be a very helpful component of someone’s recovery from mental illness. A place of worship is often a safe place for people, where they can feel welcomed and have an instant sense of support and community. For many individuals and families, faith plays a significant role in their recovery experience. Churches, temples, mosques and faith communities reach 70 percent of the American population each month. In the United States, clergy outnumber psychiatrists by nearly 10 to 1 and are more equitably distributed geographically than health professionals. Many studies...

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11/23/2016
Mental health can affect everyone, regardless of culture, race, ethnicity, gender, or sexual orientation. During this season of thanksgiving and sharing, there is an abundance of mental health facts...
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11/21/2016
Meet Daria! She is a 1-year-old Lab mix that is up to date on shots and spayed. Daria loves children, other pups and walking in the park. Come see her at 4 Paws Rescue, located at 290 Rodeo Road....
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11/21/2016
The Annual Scouting for Food was held Nov. 12 and the local Boy Scouts collected a total of 9,073 pounds of food for Christian Community Action. CCA would like to thank the Boy Scouts, Cub Scouts,...
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11/19/2016
Dr. Dolliann Margaret Hurtig, professor of French in the modern languages department in the School of Literature and Language at Louisiana Tech University, has been elected the new President of the...
11/19/2016
Ronald I. Miller, retired senior intelligence officer for the United States Department of Defense, recently spoke as part of the weekly Science Seminars at Louisiana Tech University. As a guest of...
11/19/2016
Tom Iseley, professor of civil engineering and construction engineering technology and director of the Trenchless Technology Center at Louisiana Tech University, has been elected to the Class of 2016...
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11/19/2016
Grambling State University’s Dunbar Gallery is hosting the annual faculty exhibition from Nov. 7 through Dec. 8. The exhibition is comprised of works by faculty members: Drék Davis, Larry Holston,...
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11/19/2016
Darrian Carr, a graduate student in the College of Business’ School of Accountancy at Louisiana Tech University, recently participated in the annual Beta Alpha Psi Honor Society’s “Project Run With...
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11/19/2016
The Louisiana Justice of Peace and Constables Association recently awarded Grambling Constable Larry Jones with the honor of State Constable of the Year 2016. This award was presented to Jones by...
11/19/2016
Louisiana Tech University’s Department of Professional Aviation was recently named one of five programs in the nation to receive Textron Aviation’s Top Hawk 2017 award.