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Earnest Miles III remembers accidently dropping and breaking a television remote from his top bunk bed when he was 6-years-old. “I thought, ‘My dad is going to be so angry when he sees this,” said Miles, who is now 28. Miles frantically began to put the pieces back together one-by-one, aligning the number pad on the base, putting the wires back in place and eventually screwing everything back. “It was a lot easier than I thought it would be,” he said. “From then on I just liked building stuff. I loved technology.” Little did Miles know at the time that rebuilding a broken remote would start a...

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04/16/2014
A centerpoint of Community Trust Bank will no longer greet customers as they enter the Financial Center located on North Trenton Street. Glen Neaville has worked at CTB since 1991, when he said John...
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04/16/2014
The Ruston Lincoln Chamber of Commerce produces the Louisiana Peach Festival each year, and each year has its own unique logo and T-shirt design, and collector’s poster. The chamber is proud to...
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04/16/2014
Grambling State University’s campus newspaper, The Gramblinite, received seven first-place awards, including first place for Best All-Around Non-Daily Student Newspaper. It is the second best...
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04/15/2014
Earlier this year, A.E. Phillips fifth grader Emma Purifoy was selected as Student of the Year for Lincoln Parish. Now, Emma is among the top six for the statewide Student of the Year title. “I’ll be...
04/15/2014
ifth District Congressman Vance McAllister cancelled his scheduled Monday night appearance here before the North Central Louisiana Tea Party. The cancellation came only hours before McAllister, R-...
04/15/2014
According to the Domestic Abuse Resistance Team, one out of four couples will experience domestic violence at some point in their relationship. But there are two centers in Ruston that are here to...
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04/15/2014
Louisiana Tech University’s award-winning eco-marathon team will return to national competition, April 25-27 in the Shell Eco-marathon Americas competition in Houston, with a new student-designed...
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04/14/2014
Steele Moegle, an associate professor of music and head of the Piano Studios at Louisiana Tech University, was one of performers Saturday who showcased their talents during the ninth annual Joe Woods...
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04/14/2014
A Ruston man was arrested Saturday night after attempted to gain entry to a residence through a pet door. Christian Kane Killen, 20, of 1602 Ravine, was arrested on one count of unlawful entry of an...
04/14/2014
For the 12th consecutive year, Ruston’s light and power department has been named to the Arbor Day Foundation’s Tree Line USA list. Tree Line USA recognizes public and private utilities for pursuing...