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As the week of Thanksgiving arrives, my heart is set upon one small request recently made by DART, and the outpouring of kindness and generosity from our community in response to that need. Sometimes it may seem that our focus lies with the emergency shelter which DART operates, where families who are in danger can come to escape an abusive family member. However, there are many more people served by DART who do not require shelter. They may have moved away from the city or state where their abuser lives, or they may have a safe place to stay while they go through the other necessary...

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04/06/2016
Featured artist for the National Association of Dramatic and Speech Arts Conference is “Tico” Wells, an award winning actor, director and academician. He is a recipient of The Kennedy Center’s Irene...
04/05/2016
Students in Nick Bustamante’s ART 320 Painting class at Louisiana Tech University are using their artistic talents in digital design to promote biological sciences and biomedical engineering through...
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04/04/2016
For anyone who has followed the Domestic Abuse Resistance Team’s outstanding Men Standing Strong campaign, we are in our fourth year of compiling teams of men who are willing to step up publicly to...
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04/04/2016
Students and faculty from Louisiana Tech University will present their research in 3D bio-printing and regenerative medicine at 2016 Experimental Biology, as part of the Federation of American...
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04/04/2016
Meet Flame. He is a Pit Bull Terrier mix. This puppy is up-to-date on shots. Come see him at 4 Paws Rescue, located at 290 Rodeo Road in Ruston. Their hours of operation are 10 a.m to 5 p.m. Tuesday...
04/04/2016
Pierians met for their March meeting at the First National Bank meeting room. Carolyn Russell hosted and decorated the tables with ceramic bunnies. Her co-hostesses were Linda Richmond, Kathey...
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04/02/2016
Betty Fuqua, of Laureate Omega chapter of Beta Sigma Phi, presents a donation to Jodie Forsse, of the Domestic Abuse Resistance Team. Picture from left to right, is JoAnn Gilmore, Fuqua, Forsse,...
04/02/2016
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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04/01/2016
One of our biggest Dixie Center for the Arts events is right around the corner. On April 9, the 10th annual Joe Woods’ Wildwood Express Showcase will again grace the historic Dixie stage. The show...
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04/01/2016
Louisiana Tech University’s College of Engineering and Science will host a discussion titled, “Building the Team: A Panel Discussion about Diversity in STEM,” at 3 p.m., Wednesday in Howard...