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Choudrant High School senior and regional Student of the Year contestant Addison Patton signed a equestrian scholarship with Mississippi College on Friday. Patton, who was born with cerebral palsy, said she is excited at the prospect of being able to ride as she continues her studies to obtain a degree in psychology. “I never imagined I would be here, much less going to school on an equestrian scholarship,” she said. “It’s been a long road, but I’m happy to be able to go to college and continue riding.” Patton, who is currently in the middle of writing a five-part book series titled “...

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The Grambling man who filed a lawsuit against the Lincoln Parish public school system said he is happy to hear the system under unitary status rather than going back to a “dark place.” Birdex...
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Sonja Burris knows what it’s like to own a small business. That’s why she tries to attend every ribbon cutting, groundbreaking, networking event or other opportunity through which she can show...
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01/26/2017
Grambling State University will celebrate its Historically Black Colleges and Universities National Championship football team with a day of fanfare and fun. The HBCU National Championship Parade for...
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01/25/2017
A Simsboro man is in the Lincoln Parish Detention Center today charged with the burglary of the Simsboro Baptist Church Youth Center and investigators said more arrests are likely. Sheriff’s Deputies...
01/25/2017
One of Astra Watts’ dreams is becoming a reality. Watts, Miss Grambling State University, will be one of ten campus queens from historically black colleges and universities to be featured in Ebony,...
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01/25/2017
A 32-year-old Ruston man faces attempted aggravated rape, home invasion and sexual battery charges stemming from an incident that reportedly occurred Tuesday morning at North Village Trailer Park on...
01/24/2017
At 6 p.m. Thursday, Louisiana Tech University will open the Louisiana Biennial — the School of Design’s fourth national juried exhibition in the F. Jay Taylor Visual Arts Center on Tech campus. This...