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BATON ROUGE — Grambling State University’s effort to start a new undergraduate nursing program got a boost Wednesday when the Louisiana Board of Regents endorsed a letter of intent in support of a smaller, focused, more demanding academic curriculum, classroom training and support so students will be successful. The Board of Regents vote in favor of the letter of intent was unanimous. If the process continues as planned, the first cohort of 30 students can start with the new GSU nursing program in fall 2018. “We’re happy that the Board of Regents has supported our efforts today, and this is...

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06/07/2014
GRAMBLING — Grambling’s City Council paved the way to try to help secure a hotel/retail outlet and to create a recreation trail through town as it held its regular monthly meeting Thursday night at...
06/07/2014
Due to some contractors taking advantage of the free services the Lincoln Parish Solid Waste Department offers, the Lincoln Parish Police Jury created an addendum to the current landfill policy...
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06/07/2014
Cub and Boys Scouts from Pack 45 and Troop 45 in Ruston were hard at work Saturday morning cutting up American flags for proper disposal during a Flag Retirement Ceremony to be conducted as part of...
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06/07/2014
Registrar of Voters Dianna Stone is one person with one employee. The two ladies share three small rooms in the first floor of the Lincoln Parish Courthouse and during early voting, have overseen...
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06/07/2014
Local agencies competed in the Ruston Local 4019 10th annual Golf Classic benefitting the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) Friday morning at Trails End Golf Course in Arcadia. The four-man...
06/07/2014
BATON ROUGE — Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers announced it will once again participate in Share Our Strength’s Dine Out For No Kid Hungry™ campaign to end childhood hunger in America. Raising Cane’s...
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06/07/2014
Argent Financial Group, a diversified Southern wealth and financial services firm responsible for more than $6 billion in client assets, recently named Matt Barham president of Argent Property...
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06/06/2014
A simple smile and a “Good morning” were enough to lift the spirits of Ruston native Trent Dion Soto in a situation that most people wouldn’t even consider trying. For 30 days, Soto experienced life...
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06/06/2014
Lamore Carter remembers the summer of 1943 as if it were yesterday. It was June. He had just graduated as valedictorian of Central High School in Galveston, Texas. He already knew what was coming...
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06/06/2014
OUACHITA PARISH — On June 5, investigators with the Louisiana State Police Bureau of Investigations and Homeland Security Investigations charged 52-year-old Michael Golden of Downsville with two...