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Friday, August 18, 2017 - 12:08pm
Graduation speaker Stan Napper gave each of the 276 newest Louisiana Tech University graduates a jigsaw puzzle piece before they entered the floor of the Thomas Assembly Center Thursday morning for the school’s 321st Commencement Exercise. The message the retiring vice president for research and development conveyed by the end of his speech was that life is a puzzle, and it’s finding out the way to make yourself best fit that counts most. As he began his address, Napper asked the new graduates a bunch of questions about the gift. “How does it feel?” he asked. “Smooth on one side, rough on the...

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05/02/2014
Pitch, Hit and Run is the official skills competition of Major League Baseball and youth are invited to demonstrate their skills, competing in pitching, hitting and running abilities. The competition...
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05/01/2014
Leadership Lincoln was out at Super 1 Foods on Saturday collecting donations for their can drive for Christian Community Action. The group raised more than $600 in cash donations, in addition to...
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05/01/2014
John Belton, an assistant district attorney in the 3rd Judicial District for more than 22 years, officially announced that he is a candidate for the open District Attorney seat. Belton said it would...
05/01/2014
Area art lovers are in for a treat on Friday night when the Ruston Spring Gallery Crawl kicks off from 6-9 p.m. in downtown Ruston. Bonnie Ferguson, owner of Pastry Moon and event organizer, said...
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05/01/2014
Louisiana Methodist Children’s Home is excited to announce Alan Robertson will join his uncle Si Robertson in the upcoming fundraising event in Ruston on May 9. All proceeds of the event will...
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05/01/2014
The Ruston Police Department this week hosted the Louisiana Forgery and Fraud Investigator’s Association annual conference. RPD Capt. Eric Hanna is the 2014 president of the LAFFIA.
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05/01/2014
Louisiana State University College presented its annual “Celebration of Excellence” Spring Awards program on April 1 at The Club on Union Square. University College awarded $64,000 through 55...
05/01/2014
Principal’s List Third grade Johnathan Brantley, RJ Brown, Ashlyn Cripps, Ginger Johnson, Cole Maestrini, Gisele McAllister, Semaj McDonald, Alaina Moffett, Grace Morrison, Ti anna Murray, Samuel...
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05/01/2014
Cedar Creek junior Brock Blackwell of Arcadia has been invited by the U.S. Naval Academy to attend its Summer Seminar program. Blackwell is among a select group of approximately 2,500 men and women...
05/01/2014
From the Principal, Ms. Hilton Hillcrest celebrated 90 years! Everyone helped to get ready for our birthday party. Thanks for all the great help. We had many who sent memorabilia to display and many...