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Cedar Creek School junior Anna Katherine Tollett, 16, has been named one of Louisiana’s top two youth volunteers of 2017 by The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards, a nationwide program honoring young people for outstanding acts of volunteerism. She is one of only two recognized in the state. Zach Morgan of Denham Springs was also selected to be honored. As a state honoree, Anna will receive $1,000, an engraved silver medallion and an all-expense paid trip to Washington, D.C. in May, where she will join the other top honorees from each of the other states for four days of national...

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11/30/2013
Each year there are people who go through the holidays and are having a less than perfect year, and fortunately in Lincoln Parish there is an event designed to help. Janet Wilson, along with her...
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11/30/2013
NEW ORLEANS — Using “requirement” often, nationally known economist Julianne Malveaux said historically black universities need more entrepreneurial approaches and more bottom-up help for students —...
11/30/2013
Christmas time is a happy time with gifts and warm memories for some, but others may not get a very abundant Christmas. The Dubach Restoration and Beautification Organization and the town of Dubach...
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11/29/2013
The Grambling State Tigers look to put a big and positive end to one of their most negative season ever as they take on Southern University in the annual Bayou Classic Saturday in the Mercedes-Benz...
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11/29/2013
Residents flocked to local stores Thursday night and early Friday morning to catch the best deals of the season as part of the annual Black Friday sales. Local businesses heralded in the holiday...
11/29/2013
Ruston’s Board of Aldermen is expected to decide Monday whether to lend support to a move to bring Amtrak passenger rail service to North Louisiana. If aldermen adopt the resolution that Mayor Dan...
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11/29/2013
Louisiana Tech University’s Aviation Department recently received its Final Visiting Team Report submitted following the Aviation Accreditation Board International (AABI) Review Committee’s visit...
11/29/2013
December is here and, with it, comes a lot of festive cheer. From 9 a.m. until the last person leaves Saturday, the Dubach Restoration and Beautification Organization will host its annual Christmas...
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11/27/2013
Trinity Preschool recently celebrated the Thanksgiving season by hosting its annual feast. The preschoolers, dressed as Pilgrims and Native Americans, sang songs for all of the guests before sitting...
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11/27/2013
The colors of the season will be brighter than ever as the department of agricultural sciences at Louisiana Tech University holds its annual Poinsettia Show and Auction at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Squire...