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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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02/09/2014
At approximately 1 p.m. Friday, deputies with Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office were involved in the fatal shooting of a 23-year-old Ruston resident. Chad Alexander, public information officer with the...
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02/09/2014
More than 100 people braved freezing temperatures and a wintery mix of precipitation Friday night into Saturday morning in downtown Ruston. And it was Peach Tree Dental that delivered with its...
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02/09/2014
Editor’s Note: This is the second in a series of features running in February in recognition of Black History Month. Ruston’s Ken Carter has a passion for music, and because of those who fought for...
02/09/2014
Law enforcement officials have released statistics for 2013 on the number of arrests made as well as what this means for the community. Sgt. Clint Williams, public information officer with the Ruston...
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02/08/2014
Second nine weeks Principal's List
 Seventh grade: Lathe Allen, Abigail Ambrose, Michal Bishop, Victoria Breeding, Kaylee Broom, Alyssa Cahoy, Tristan Calaman, Emma Colvin, Jacob Crook, Malcom Davis...
02/08/2014
The Lincoln Head Start Child Development Program is sponsored by Lincoln Total Community Action, Inc. and is funded by the Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children Youth...
02/08/2014
NATCHITOCHES — Prospective students entering seventh, eighth and ninth grades next year that attended Exploration Day on Monday, Jan. 20, at the Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts...
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02/08/2014
Bank of Ruston’s Angie Biscomb, right, presents a donation to Laura Miller of the North Central Louisiana Arts Council (NCLAC) to match artists’ donations from artwork sold during Bank of Ruston’s “...
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02/07/2014
At approximately 1 p.m. Friday, deputies with Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office were involved in the fatal shooting of a 23-year-old resident. Chad Alexander, public information officer with LPSO, said...
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02/07/2014
For more than five years local girls, along with their mothers and grandmothers, have enjoyed a movie and tea party together. This year Quota International of Ruston will present an American Girl...