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Louisiana Tech University is one of a select group of institutions across the country designated for a $299,178 award under the Regional Innovation Strategies Program of the Federal Economic Development Administration. The award is for an innovative program developed by Louisiana Tech to help organize and activate the early-stage capital community along the Interstate 20 corridor in north Louisiana.  “These Regional Innovation Strategies projects will enable entrepreneurs in communities across the United States to start new businesses, manufacture innovative products and export them...

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10/20/2017
Last month, more than 110 dogs and 30 cats were sent on their way to San Diego as part of the biggest transportation of shelter animals seen in North Louisiana. Two Rescue Express buses left 4 Paws...
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10/19/2017
Christmas is coming to downtown Ruston. About 30 merchant members of the city’s Main Street organization fanned throughout the central business district Wednesday morning wrapping 26 trees with...
10/19/2017
Lincoln Parish residents will have the opportunity to buy lunch plates of chicken legs, baked beans, potato salad and a roll for $7, with proceeds going toward a Louisiana Tech University scholarship...
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10/19/2017
Head Start officials are meeting today with Lincoln Parish school system administrators to talk about possible options for housing students displaced by a Tuesday morning fire that destroyed the Head...
10/19/2017
Eight Lincoln Parish high school seniors have been chosen to participate in Bank of Ruston’s “365 to Rich Shadow Day” on Oct. 25 -26. The students are Joseph Bailey, Cedar Creek; Christall Bates,...
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10/19/2017
Upcoming October Events: • Proceeds from teacher donations and concessions will be donated to “Wiggin’ Out” for Breast Cancer Awareness Month • Red Ribbon Week will be celebrated Oct. 23-27.
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10/18/2017
With a passion for art, and a heart for community, Ruston Artisans was established to support the many accomplished artists and artisans in the area. “We know amazing artists and many have asked us...
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10/17/2017
It is interesting to get an intimate look into the life of a country music star, but it is even more satisfying to have local talent sharing the same love, and at 6:30 tonight, residents will get to...
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10/17/2017
State and local fire investigators are continuing their efforts to determine what caused a blaze that destroyed the Paul E. Slaton Head Start Center this morning. The building, located at 1400...
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10/17/2017
The Leadership Lincoln XXXI October “Heath Care and Social Services Day” was sponsored by Northern Louisiana Medical Center. The day included visits with Christian Community Action, Life Choices of...