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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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03/13/2017
Members of the 2017 Louisiana Peach Festival Planning Committee presented a $500 check to Almira Bradford, the winner of the “Give Peach a Chance” themed 2017 festival poster. Bradford is a 2016...
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03/13/2017
Mark Halliday, an internationally known poet who has had a major influence on the poetry of the 21st Century, will visit Louisiana Tech University on Thursdaty for multiple events. Currently serving...
03/11/2017
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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03/10/2017
Lion Mack Estes presents Lion Stephanie Matthews with the Ruston Lions Club service award. The award was created to recognize those individuals who have been and continue to be a great servant of the...
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03/10/2017
Today we’re happy to share visual arts news from Louisiana Tech University’s School of Design. Tech’s Schools of Biological Sciences and Liberal Arts invite the public to a reception and auction...
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03/08/2017
The local Quota International Club hosted a birthday part during their recent program meeting. Quota International turned 98 years old. The program meeting included an orientation for our new members...
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03/07/2017
Grambling State University President Rick Gallot spent time with President Donald J. Trump and Vice President Mike Pence on Feb. 27 as a part of a “listening session” day of talks with White House...
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03/06/2017
The local March of Dimes chapter and Louisiana Tech Athletics have partnered for nine years to host the annual Diaper Derby at a basketball game. The event was held at half-time of the Lady Techster...
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03/06/2017
Cypress Springs recently held its White House Dinner at the Ruston Civic Center. In the left photo are Layten Davis, Gabriel Garcia, Asia Gahagan, Landon Johnston, Debbie Abrahm, Masey Ingram, Ohan...
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03/05/2017
Lijie Grace Zhang, associate professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering, and biomedical engineering and medicine at George Washington University, will visit Louisiana Tech University on March...