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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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03/30/2014
Whether residents like eating, sports, music or conversation, there’s a way for everyone in the parish to enjoy themselves and help a good cause this week. The Domestic Abuse Resistance Team’s 14th...
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03/30/2014
Editor’s Note: This is the fifth in a series of stories about women fulfilling nontraditional roles in honor of Women’s History Month. When there is a fire, usually the firefighters who are called...
03/30/2014
Larry Lambert knows what it’s like to fall through the health care crack. Once up a time he had insurance, but then Lambert, a graphic designer for a Ruston T-shirt business, developed diabetes and a...
03/29/2014
Beginning Thursday, the Lincoln Parish Library will serve as the premiere North American location for a new Anne Frank exhibit. Emily Arnold, program coordinator for the library, said everyone is...
03/29/2014
Kansas City, MO ­— The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S. (VFW) is now accepting entries for the 2014-15 VFW Voice of Democracy and Patriot’s Pen scholarship competitions. The announcement comes...
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03/29/2014
The Louisiana Tech University department of kinesiology has continued its award-winning partnership with the Lincoln Parish School District with a new initiative recently introduced to the system.
03/29/2014
Annual mathematics competition Natchitoches — The Department of Math and Computer Science at the Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts will host its 14th annual mathematics competition...
03/29/2014
Principal’s List (4.0 GPA) Seventh Grade Evelyn Adams, Bethany Ates, Kameron Aulds, Justin Holmes, Lena Johnson, Ian Plunkett, Kailey Price and Victoria Shirley. Eighth Grade Nathan Joyne and Anna...
03/29/2014
One of Claiborne Electric’s members will leave the Co-op’s 2014 Annual Membership Meeting as the owner of a new Kawasaki Mule 4x4 utility vehicle. The Kawasaki Mule will be featured as the grand...
03/29/2014
The Ruston Lincoln Parish Convention and Visitors Bureau would like to announce Debra Johnson, Executive Director of External Affairs at Grambling State University has joined the Board of Directors...