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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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Fifth District Congressional runoff candidate Vance McAllister said the United States should fence its borders in an effort to curb illegal immigration. “A fence, I think that’s as simple as can be....
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Gamers, unite. Communication design and computer science students at Louisiana Tech University have collaborated this quarter in an advanced web class to create various video games, which will be...
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Louisiana Tech University will offer a new “Air Force friendly” option for its popular online Master of Science in Engineering and Technology Management (MSETM) program, beginning in the winter...
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Harry Farrar flew 66 combat missions in the Vietnam War. He celebrated his 40th birthday somewhere over Southeast Asia. On Monday, the retired U.S. Air Force captain paused at the 11th hour of the...
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To honor all veterans, the American Legion Post No. 593, Grambling State University Army ROTC and the Greater Grambling Chamber of Commerce joined together Monday. Guest speaker for the event was the...
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A close call behind the wheel may be one of the best things that’s happened to Evan Puckett. “I looked up and I was coming in on them fast,” Puckett said about the day he was on his way to class at...
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At approximately 10:20 a.m. Monday, Troopers assigned to Louisiana State Police Troop F responded to a single vehicle serious injury crash on Interstate 20 about seven miles west of Ruston. The...
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The Lincoln Parish Police Jury has asked Lincoln Union District Attorney Bob Levy to attend the jury’s Finance Committee meeting tonight after Levy again recently requested a significant increase in...
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The Grambling State University Theatre Department will host a production of “How I Learned to Drive” beginning Tuesday. The play will be performed at 7 p.m. Tuesday through Friday in the Floyd L....