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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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11/10/2017
Lincoln Parish residents have the opportunity to spread Christmas cheer and the word of God across the world — one shoebox at a time. The Samaritan’s Purse is calling on citizens across the nation to...
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11/10/2017
Playwright Donte Clark, the subject of a documentary titled “Romeo Is Bleeding,” poses for a photo with a group of Lincoln Parish public school freshmen after a special screening of the film Thursday...
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11/09/2017
A proposed $2.3 million, 10,000-square foot multiuse middle school science, technology, engineering and mathematics building on Ruston Junior High School’s campus is expected to be discussed during...
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11/09/2017
The Choudrant Restoration and Beautification Society will host its 12th annual “Honoring All Who Served” as the village’s tribute to all veterans. “We would love to honor any veteran, war time or...
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11/09/2017
The Louisiana State Licensing Board for Contractors has made a donation of $92,327.14 from the volunteer contractor contributions to Louisiana Tech University in support of the construction...
11/08/2017
The Lincoln Parish School Board unanimously agreed to table a portion of its proposed revised policies related to corporal punishment in the school system. The vote came during Tuesday’s regular...
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11/08/2017
Ceder Creek School’s fall fundraiser, Holidays in CedarTown, begins Thursday. The three-day event continues through Saturday at the Ruston Civic Center. Shopping is open from noon to 6 p.m. Thursday...
11/08/2017
Ruston Artisans recently announced their charity exhibition, “The Power of Fe,” in support of the Domestic Abuse Resistance Team. The exhibition will be open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays and...
11/07/2017
The residents of Simsboro will soon have a new addition to their community — a Family Dollar Store. Corey Smith, store developer, said he was excited to announce the first steps toward building a...
11/07/2017
Ruston’s Board of Aldermen on Monday unanimously approved levying a half-cent sales tax in the city’s new tax incremental financing district. The board created the Cooktown Road Economic Development...