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Earnest Miles III remembers accidently dropping and breaking a television remote from his top bunk bed when he was 6-years-old. “I thought, ‘My dad is going to be so angry when he sees this,” said Miles, who is now 28. Miles frantically began to put the pieces back together one-by-one, aligning the number pad on the base, putting the wires back in place and eventually screwing everything back. “It was a lot easier than I thought it would be,” he said. “From then on I just liked building stuff. I loved technology.” Little did Miles know at the time that rebuilding a broken remote would start a...

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02/18/2014
Ruston’s Planning and Zoning Commission is sending six more proposed changes in the city’s zoning code to the board of aldermen for adoption. Chief among the revisions approved by the commission...
02/18/2014
The Louisiana Tech University choirs will perform the winter quarter concert today. The event, “The Poet and the Interpreter” will begin at 7:30 p.m. in Howard Auditorium. “I hope that the community...
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02/17/2014
Cub Scouts Pack 45 held its annual Pinewood Derby on Saturday at the Ruston Parks and Recreation Gym. The Thunderbird District Pinewood Derby followed later in the day. Cub Scouts, with the help of...
02/17/2014
Ruston residents have another opportunity tonight to express their opinions on a lengthy list of proposed changes to the city’s zoning code. A public hearing on the suggested revisions, all of which...
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02/17/2014
The Grambling Police Department made an arrest involving a firearm on Saturday afternoon. Bobby Cooper, 75, of 265 Garr Road, was arrested for aggravated assault with a firearm and disturbing the...
02/17/2014
Two teams of students from Louisiana Tech University’s College of Engineering and Science have placed in the Top 10 of the 2013 Department of Defense Cyber Crime Center (DC3) Digital Forensics...
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02/17/2014
This week, visitors to the Grambling State University Conrad Hutchinson Performing Arts Center will find themselves stepping into the past as the GSU theatre program presents “The Glass of Water” by...
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02/16/2014
The sixth annual “Kupcakes for Kids” was once again successful in raising money for St. Judes’s Children Research Center as hundreds of cupcakes were served to Lincoln Parish residents inside...
02/16/2014
The president of the Union-Lincoln Regional Water Supply Initiative is still awaiting word from the state on when property in the Old Lake D’Arbonne State Park in Farmerville may be available for bid...
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02/16/2014
Music lovers are in for a rocking weekend when the 15th annual John Simoneaux Memorial Jam hits downtown Ruston on Saturday night. The event is set from 8:30 p.m. until midnight Saturday, with the...