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About 150 people, chanting and carrying signs expressing concern for the Earth, marched from the Lincoln Parish Courthouse to Railroad Park and back Saturday as part of a local rally protesting an anticipated move by the federal government to weaken existing environmental protection regulations. “I’m a grandfather who’s concerned about the future of the planet my grandchildren are going to inherit,” Johnny Armstrong, of Ruston, told the citizen-organized People’s Climate Rally. “It would be immoral for us to not do what we can do for the good of our grandchildren’s home,” Armstrong said. “For...

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05/30/2014
Tim Bisping, associate dean of graduate programs and research and associate professor of economics, has been named interim dean of Louisiana Tech University’s College of Business, replacing James...
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05/30/2014
Grambling residents are preparing to celebrate freedom at the annual Juneteenth Heritage Festival, an eight-day event that will kick off at 6 p.m. June 12 with opening ceremonies. Although Juneteenth...
05/30/2014
Residents in low-lying areas around Lake D’Arbonne learned the hard way in April the state’s new $9 million flood control project wasn’t keeping water off their property. The chairman of the...
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05/30/2014
Grambling State University held a dedication ceremony Tuesday for its Legacy Square and Legacy Brick Project surrounding the new statue of “Eddie” the Tiger in the Plaza of the GSU quad in front of...
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05/29/2014
The finishing touches are being made to the five-year project that is the new Lincoln Parish Sherriff’s Office facility. The complex, located on 161 Road Camp Road in Ruston, has cost more than $5...
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05/29/2014
The driver suspected of fatally striking a pedestrian early Wednesday morning on Interstate 20 has been charged with felony hit-and-run. Whitney Janay Gaston-Loyd, 21, of Shreveport, was arrested...
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05/29/2014
Ruston Police Department Deputy Chief Tim Parker, second from left, looks at a shadow box containing insignia and other memorabilia from his 25 years with the department during a recent retirement...
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05/29/2014
For an end-of-the-year celebration the students of Trinity Preschool were dressed for rainy weather, but there was not a cloud around during the performance of “Singing in the Rain.” It was the...
05/29/2014
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05/29/2014
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