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Louisiana Tech University is one of a select group of institutions across the country designated for a $299,178 award under the Regional Innovation Strategies Program of the Federal Economic Development Administration. The award is for an innovative program developed by Louisiana Tech to help organize and activate the early-stage capital community along the Interstate 20 corridor in north Louisiana.  “These Regional Innovation Strategies projects will enable entrepreneurs in communities across the United States to start new businesses, manufacture innovative products and export them...

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11/14/2017
Editor’s Note: This is the second part in a two-part series about the creation, focus and future of the Boys and Girls Clubs of North Central Louisiana. Currently serving more than 200 local children...
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11/13/2017
Residents may not recognize the name William Florian, but if you love 60s and 70s American folk music, you may remember The New Christie Minstrels, the group where he wrote and performed as lead...
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11/13/2017
Editor’s Note: This is the first part in a two part series about the creation, focus and future of the Boys and Girls Clubs of North Central Louisiana. In 1997, a group of locals came together in an...
11/13/2017
The Lincoln Parish Police Jury is expected to vote Tuesday on endorsing an Enterprise Zone request for a family entertainment center in Ruston. The decision is one of several items the jury will...
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11/13/2017
Two Ruston area men were airlifted to separate hospitals early Sunday morning after being shot during an argument at a rental cabin at Lake D’Arbonne State Park near Farmerville. One of the two men,...
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11/11/2017
A cool chill ran through the air as dozens of people gathered at the flag pole in front of the Northern Louisiana Medical Center Thursday. But, it didn’t seem to bother the 13 local veterans seated...
11/11/2017
A man walking down Interstate 20 was killed Friday evening after being struck by an oncoming vehicle. As of early Saturday evening, the victim’s identity had not been released by law enforcement...
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11/11/2017
More than 1,000 people gathered in downtown Ruston’s Railroad Park on Friday to say thank you to local veterans. The event included a parade, a flyover by three Louisiana Air National Guard F-15...
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11/10/2017
Elena Baines looks over the book selection at the Usborne Books booth at the Holidays in Cedartown event Thursday at the Ruston Civic Center. The event will continue today and Saturday.
11/10/2017
Quenton Townsell figures he and fellow members of Louisiana Tech University’s chapter of the National Society of Black Engineers have literally picked up a ton of recyclables around Joe Aillet...