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After more than five years, one local Grambling State University criminal justice assistant professor decides it was time to start creating again. Herbert Simmons’ artwork is currently on display until Thursday at the Dunbar Art Gallery on GSU’s campu. “The Work of Dr. Herbert Simmons Jr. & Selections from the Simmons Collection of African American Art” includes Simmons’ work and collected pieces by prominent artist William Tolliver, Simmons said. Simmons, from Jonesboro, volunteered to share his work after visiting a Black History Month art exhibit. “It was just time to create again,” he...

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03/24/2014
Louisiana Tech University’s College of Business is proud to announce the induction of James E. Davison and Glen F. Post into its college’s Hall of Fame during the first ever Hall of Fame and Faculty...
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03/24/2014
Judge Eddie White (left) looks on as Molly Trull, of Dubach, shows off her horse Flynn’s Little Butter during the first Cotton Country Open Horse Show of the season held Saturday at the Northeast...
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03/24/2014
A Grambling man remains in the Lincoln Parish Detention Center today charged with five offenses stemming from a fight with his ex-girlfriend’s boyfriend. Henrie D. White, 24, was arrested Friday by...
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03/24/2014
Name: Judy Copeland Number of years lived in Lincoln Parish: 14 years Profession: Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce President Clubs/organizations/professional affiliations: I am a member of the...
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03/24/2014
Spring is here and that means more people will be outside enjoying themselves throughout the community. The deadline to sign up for spring softball league, sponsored by Ruston Parks and Recreation is...
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03/22/2014
A wonderful version of a Louis Armstrong classic Friday night led to Mark Faulker, of Ruston, being named the 2014 Dixie Enterainer of the Year. Faulkner’s version of “What a Wonderful World” was...
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03/22/2014
This dunk by Michael Kyser accounted for the final points Saturday as Louisiana Tech defeated the University of Georgia 79-71 in second round action of the National Invitational Tournament in Athens...
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03/22/2014
Louisiana legislators combating the implementation of Common Core may get their wish earlier than expected. Originally, a national Common Core standardized test was supposed to have been implemented...
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03/22/2014
Editor’s Note: This is the fourth in a series of stories about women fulfilling nontraditional roles in honor of Women’s History Month. Third Judicial District Judge Cynthia Woodard stays on call...
03/22/2014
Teens who find themselves at home during spring break bored and looking for something to do can celebrate diversity and civil rights next week at the Lincoln Parish Library. There will be an...