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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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Louisiana Tech Athletics Director Tommy McClelland announced late Saturday night that Lady Techster head basketball coach Teresa Weatherspoon has been relieved of her duties effective immediately....
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Principal’s List First Grade — Johnathan Conner, Xavier Harris, Terrance Jackson and Jordan Williams. Second Grade –­— Kamryn Bradley, Cheyenne Deloney, Dekota Deloney, Alexander Earl, Shedreana...
03/15/2014
Downsville Charter School congratulates the following students for placing in the Future Business Leaders of America district meet: Excellent in Current Events (team event): Reuben Mitchell, Tyler...
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An 18-month-old incident has been put to rest with a conviction taking place on Thursday. District Attorney Bob Levy announced Jacques Patrick Williams, 48, formerly of 1202 MLK Drive, was convicted...
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Lincoln Parish residents will have one more chance to party this weekend when the Krewe of Swing takes the stage at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Dixie Center from the Arts. The Dixie Center and Townsend...
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03/14/2014
The Grambling State University Police Department made an arrest on Thursday involving reported shots being fired on campus. According to the arrest affidavit, GSUPD had received several complaints of...
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The Boys and Girls Clubs of North Central Louisiana will be celebrating this coming week to emphasize the importance and value the club has to the community. Chief Professional Officer Eldonta...
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Ruston’s got plenty of talent, and in April residents will have the opportunity to prove it. The third annual Ruston’s Got Talent event is set to take the stage at 6:30 p.m. April 3 at the Dixie...
03/13/2014
As part of a worldwide movement, the Alpha Chi Omega Sorority, along with Kappa Sigma Fraternity is sponsoring the Domestic Abuse Resistance Team’s “Walk a Mile in Her Shoes.” Terri Queen Autrey, a...