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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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01/30/2017
Herbert Simmons Jr. loves creating colors of harmony on canvas. His art has been exhibited in art shows across the country, and it will be shared at Grambling State University this month and most of...
01/30/2017
In honor of Black History Month in February, Super 1 Foods is introducing the “Because History Matters” scholarship program, which will provide tuition assistance to high school seniors planning to...
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01/29/2017
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...
01/29/2017
“Better together” applies to many ventures and it is certainly true when considering higher education institutions and their abilities to serve students, employers, and the region. Louisiana Delta...
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01/29/2017
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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01/27/2017
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01/27/2017
The city of Grambling is asking the community to help one of its own families. Four-month-old André Sanford III was born on Sept. 27 with Amniotic Band Syndrome, which occurs when the unborn baby...
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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,...