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Friday, June 23, 2017 - 11:40am
Lincoln Parish can expect continued rainfall today, followed by a temporary decrease this afternoon and then more rain overnight and into much of Saturday. That’s the forecast the National Weather Service offered this morning as remnants of Tropical Depression Cindy continued to move through the area. As of earlier today, between 3 and 4.5 inches of rain had fallen across the parish since Cindy arrived Wednesday night, said Mario Valverde, meteorologist in charge at the Shreveport office of the National Weather Service said. The storm forced cancellation of a number of Louisiana Peach...

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It began as a simple thought, then thanks to a little encouragement from friends and family, Hannah Parker and Carlie Ann Toliver decided to make their dream of hosting a concert for a good cause a...
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05/31/2017
Louisiana Tech University’s chapter of the Kappa Alpha Order Fraternity has ceased activities that are in violation of the organization’s national rules as a result of an online petition filed by two...
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05/30/2017
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05/27/2017
One will travel the seas, one will “fly high” just as his brother before him and one will battle on the field. Lincoln Parish trio and best friends Henry Futch, Dan Lindsey and Nicholas Slusher...
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05/27/2017
Louisiana residents should be on the lookout for a nationwide unclaimed property scam that is targeting citizens in an attempt to steal money and personal information, state Treasurer Ron Henson said...
05/26/2017
More charges have been added to list of those faced by two adults and one juvenile in reference to a recent rash of vehicle burglaries in the parish. Jamario Montreal Smith, 18, of 500 South Barnett...
05/26/2017
ARCADIA — The city of Arcadia has signed agreement to purchase the Factory Stores of America, a popular outlet mall in the city, for $500,000. The announcement was made during ceremonies Thursday at...
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05/26/2017
The incoming head of the Pelican Institute for Public Policy said Thursday his organization wants to create a movement in Louisiana that will push for constitutionally limited government and other...