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BATON ROUGE (AP) — After warning for months the proposal would be devastating to Louisiana residents, Gov. John Bel Edwards unveils his worst-case scenario budget Monday, which assumes lawmakers will refuse to replace $1 billion in expiring sales taxes and force widespread slashing across state government. The Democratic governor is required to submit a spending plan for the budget year starting July 1 that only accounts for the dollars expected to be available. The proposal won't include temporary sales taxes that expire when the new financial year begins that Edwards wants replaced with...

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05/09/2014
Saturday will be a fun-filled event for the community and members of the Boys and Girls Clubs of North Central Louisiana. From 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Woodland Park (East End Park), the club will partner...
05/09/2014
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Louisiana legislators have kept thousands of taxpayer dollars that should have gone to reimburse expenses paid by their campaigns, according to an analysis of campaign and...
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05/09/2014
The University of Louisiana System began the process of selecting a new president for Grambling State University, in light of president Frank G. Pogue’s recent retirement announcement, in a...
05/09/2014
Celebrate Mother’s Day at the library and attend a special “Stitching with Mom” class on 2 p.m. Saturday in the Lincoln Community Room. Participants are encouraged to bring their moms and moms are...
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05/08/2014
Marc Broussard will grace the stage of the Dixie Center for the Arts on Friday for the annual Jazzland concert that will benefit the Boys and Girls Clubs of North Central Louisiana. Broussard is a...
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05/08/2014
Lincoln Parish remembered the true meaning of volunteerism at the annual Lincoln Parish Schools Community Volunteers Appreciation Luncheon, sponsored by Community Trust Bank on Tuesday in the Ruston...
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05/08/2014
The annual March for Babies will be begin at 9 a.m. Saturday at the Maxie Lambright Intramural Center, on the campus of Louisiana Tech University. This year’s festivities will feature fun for the...
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05/08/2014
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05/08/2014
For the fifth year, Lincoln ACHIEVE and The Rawle Enterprise Center at Louisiana Tech University collaborated to present the Art Without Walls exhibit. An outgrowth of the art project, the...
05/08/2014
2013-14 Honor Roll List for the fifth six Weeks “A” Honor Roll First grade: Khidan Brantley, Noah Corbin, A’eja Franklin, Trentin Frazier, Aaliyah Goodwin, Dillon Kitchens, Faith Milton, Kayla...