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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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04/19/2014
Northern Louisiana Medical Center’s Women’s Center has been recognized as a 2013 Louisiana Safe Sleep Champion Hospital by the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals. In 2011, the American...
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04/18/2014
Sophomores from all over Lincoln Parish came to the Ruston Civic Center Wednesday and Thursday to learn how to keep within budget boundaries. The United Way teamed up with Cedar Creek, Bethel,...
04/18/2014
Every few months residents of Lincoln Parish have the opportunity to expand their knowledge and with the latest edition of Living Well that same idea continues. Set to come out in Sunday’s edition of...
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04/18/2014
The Village of Choudrant will hold its Annual Easter in the Village event beginning at 10 a.m. Saturday. Egg hunts will be held for ages 3 and under, 4 through 5 and not in school, grades...
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04/18/2014
Whether it’s hearing a new tale or creating something with their little hands, the Lincoln Parish Library has something for all children on Thursday afternoons in the children’s section of the...
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04/17/2014
The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce Business of the Year award will be presented to Ruston Florist and Boutique, owned by Dennis and Debbie Allen.
04/17/2014
Emma Purifoy, a fifth-grader A.E. Phillips Laboratory School, has been named the fifth grade student of the year. In addition to her outstanding academic achievements, Emma, the daughter of Sharon...
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04/17/2014
Patrons of the Lincoln Parish Library can look forward to some exciting events coming soon. During the Library Board of Control meeting on Wednesday, Library Director Vivian McCain said that July...
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04/17/2014
Students from Dustin Whitlock’s political studies class got to see first hand how government is put into action, thanks to Sen. Rick Gallot. A few weeks ago, Gallot visited Whitlock’s class of...
04/17/2014
Grambling State University students will host a celebration of the life of Alexandria Shelton, the 21-year-old senior was found dead in Girard Park near the University of Louisiana at Lafayette’s...