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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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03/27/2014
Grambling Middle School has released the names of the students who achieved honor roll status for the fourth six-weeks reporting period. Students are listed by academic achievement (minimum 3.0 grade...
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03/26/2014
The Lincoln Parish Detention Center has been active in recent days in preparation for some new programs. Warden Jim Tuten said movers finished setting up the new educational building on Tuesday. “We...
03/26/2014
The Dubach Restoration and Beautification Organization will be hosting a “gigantic” spring garage sale April 5, according to event coordinator Gina Stokes. “This event is going to be big,” Stokes...
03/26/2014
The Ruston Fire Department responded to a single motor vehicle crash at approximately 8 p.m. Tuesday at Simmons and Mitcham Orchard Road. Eric Brazzel, RFD public education officer, said the single...
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03/26/2014
Talented high school students from all over northern Louisiana gathered on the campus of Grambling State University to showcase their art skills at the 2014 High School Art Exhibition last week in...
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03/26/2014
Name: Robyn Brown Number of years lived in Lincoln Parish: I grew up in Ruston and lived here for 15 years. I left for college and returned eight years ago. So, 23 years in Lincoln Parish overall....
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03/25/2014
Jacob Jenkins, 11, uses a plastic fork to score his clay bowl before adding another coil. Jacob, of Ruston, was a participant in Saturday’s Pinch and Coil children’s workshop sponsored by the North...
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03/25/2014
Although the hot button issue was the approval of allowing the Ruston-Lincoln Chamber to host the annual gun and knife show at the Library Events Center, there was other business handled during the...
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03/25/2014
Name: Leaia Alsup Number of years in Lincoln Parish: 7 years Profession: Co-owner/teacher at LG dance studio Clubs/Organizations/Affiliations: Twin City Ballet Company, Regional Dance America,...
03/25/2014
Louisiana Tech University, in collaboration with the Cyber Innovation Center in Bossier City, is pleased to announce the establishment of the Louisiana Cyber and Data Consortium (LACDC).  The...