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The first of a series of three murals designed to draw attention to downtown Ruston and enhance visitor experiences is finished. The 9-foot-tall by 40-foot-long work is painted on the back wall of the Rainwater Building facing Vienna Street and adjacent to the Federal Building parking lot. The mural is visible to northbound traffic. The mural is a collage of multi-colored geometric shapes, some bearing almost hidden logos and images that represent Ruston. The images were intentionally veiled so that people have to walk up to the mural to spot them. “You’ll see everything from a peach to a...

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Choudrant High School Principal Lisa Bastion, center, is pictured with State Rep. Rob Shadoin (left) and State Sen. Bob Kostelka (right) following the Second Annual Schools of Academic Excellence...
04/03/2014
Natchitoches — The Virtual School at the Louisiana School for Math, Science and the Arts will offer 44 different high school credit courses this coming 2014 school year. “We have provided online...
04/03/2014
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04/02/2014
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04/02/2014
Louisiana Tech’s athletics department continued its trendsetting ways as it looked to find a new coach for its women’s basketball program, again turning toward bloodlines and youth. Jack Bicknell,...
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04/02/2014
The State Department of Education mandated that a new Evaluation of the superintendent policy be implemented in August and Lincoln Parish School Board members went into executive session during last...
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04/02/2014
A new exhibit will remain on display in Dunbar Gallery on the campus of Grambling State University through April 10. GSU senior Brittany Sinegal’s exhibit went up in pieces, but was opened to the...
04/02/2014
Stephen Webre, the Garnie W. McGinty Professor of History and interim associate dean of the College of Liberal Arts at Louisiana Tech University, has received a Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities...
04/02/2014
The College of Engineering and Science at Louisiana Tech University hosted nearly 600 students from 21 Louisiana and Arkansas high schools for its Engineering and Science Day 2014. Engineering and...
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04/01/2014
From the streets to the booth, this up-and-coming recording artist has the ambition to make it to the mountaintop. “To3tagga,” born Antory Cooper, 22, is not only a rapper, but also a student at...