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Four students and one faculty advisor from Louisiana Tech University’s Eco-Car team have won first place in the “Best Overall Team” category at a new event called “Hack-a-Truck,” sponsored by Shell Oil Company last weekend at Google’s headquarters in Palo Alto, California. Eight universities from across the country were invited to the event, and paired off into four teams tasked with designing the “food truck of the future.” Louisiana Tech students Matthew McHenry, electrical engineering;Matthew LaCroix, computer science; Kyle Dupree, mechanical engineering; Tommy Naquin, mechanical...

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02/02/2017
In the 1960s, The Beatles seemed to come out of nowhere and took the world by storm. Residents get to find out more from Aaron Krerowicz, Beatles scholar, and Jude Kessler as they discuss The Beatles...
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02/02/2017
Ruston Mayor Ronny Walker today proclaimed February as Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month in the city. The action came a part of an awareness emphasis by the Domestic Abuse...
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02/01/2017
When selecting the design that will be emblazoned across thousands of T-shirts being sold at the Louisiana Peach Festival, only the best will do. This year, the Peach planning committee selected a...
02/01/2017
For 35 years, Frosty Factory has been designing and building frozen beverage machines for customers around the world, making their selection by the Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce as Business of...
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02/01/2017
Fifteen Louisiana Tech University students are affected by President Donald Trump’s temporary travel ban on international travel between Iran, Iraq, Syria, Sudan, Libya, Yemen and Somalia. The ban...
01/31/2017
The presidents of Louisiana Tech and Grambling State universities expressed support today for their students from the seven countries affected by President Donald Trump’s travel ban. Statements from...
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01/31/2017
The Louisiana Tech University Department of Kinesiology and the Lincoln Parish School were system represented well at the Society for Health and Physical Education America Southern District...
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...