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“Being an American means to be free.” That was the message from Miss Grambling State 2017 Jimmitriv “Jimmi” Roberson, 21, during an interview with The Washington Post in early October for an article titled “What Unites Us?” that was published online Thursday. “The common value that we all have is freedom, ultimately,” said Roberson to The Washington Post. “Because with religious values, they’re not all the same. Love and hate, division. We don’t all believe in the same thing. We have our right to do whatever we want to do in the NFL, with kneeling and everything.” The photo journalism project...

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09/15/2014
More queens for the 2014 Chicken Festival were crowned. During Saturday night’s events the Petite Miss, Deb Miss, Junior Teen and Junior Teen were crowned. Crowned Petite Miss Chicken Festival was...
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09/13/2014
At approximately 6 p.m. Saturday, two inmates with trustee status fled from the grounds at the Lincoln Parish Detention Center. The inmates, identified as Paul James Landry and Dennis James Harrell...
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09/13/2014
Louisiana Sen. Mary Landrieu touted her seniority in Congress as one of the top reasons why the state’s voters should re-elect her. Landrieu, a New Orleans Democrat, spoke to a sell-out crowd Friday...
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09/13/2014
After hearing the story of the decline of Mitcham Farms Peach Orchard, U.S. Rep. Bill Cassidy, who is hoping to unseat longtime Sen. Mary Landrieu this fall, said the only solution to an issue like...
09/13/2014
School Food Service Supervisor Doris Marzett believes every child in the Lincoln Parish School District should have the opportunity to eat for free, but unfortunately, if the district did enroll in...
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09/13/2014
Pictured with their mothers and emcee for the event 3rd judicial district attorney hopeful Cary Brown are the queens from the younger divisions of the 2014 Chicken Festival.
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09/13/2014
The 26th annual Louisiana Chicken Festival Pageant saw the many faces of young girls Saturday morning as the young girl’s portion was held. Taking home the title as People’s Choice was Laney Stevens...
09/13/2014
Kindergarten Kindergarteners at Glen View Elementary have had a fun and successful school beginning. We are learning how to sit in our desks, work cooperatively with others, how to work quietly by...
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09/13/2014
All Hours Fitness has a new, larger location with state of the art equipment, 24/7 access with surveillance and a kid’s zone at no extra charge. The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce hosted a...
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09/13/2014
The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon cutting for the grand opening event at Sears Hometown Store to welcome the new owners, Adam and Kelli Harris. The Harrises started their Sears...