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Earnest Miles III remembers accidently dropping and breaking a television remote from his top bunk bed when he was 6-years-old. “I thought, ‘My dad is going to be so angry when he sees this,” said Miles, who is now 28. Miles frantically began to put the pieces back together one-by-one, aligning the number pad on the base, putting the wires back in place and eventually screwing everything back. “It was a lot easier than I thought it would be,” he said. “From then on I just liked building stuff. I loved technology.” Little did Miles know at the time that rebuilding a broken remote would start a...

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05/20/2017
Cedar Creek swept the competition at the area 4-H Achievement Day recently, receiving the recognition of “Outstanding All Around Club.” Other recognition included first place for the club’s scrapbook...
05/20/2017
The Lincoln Parish studnts have won scholarships through the Burger King McLamore Foundation. The Burger King Scholars selected for the 2017 program include: • MacKenzie Harris, Cedar Creek School •...
05/19/2017
Summer is almost here, so it’s time to take vacations, sit back, relax and catch up on some reading. “Summer Reading at the library is here to help with that endeavor,” Sarah Creekmore,...
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05/19/2017
Joe Creekmore, 8, uses one of the 25 tablets recently purchased by the Lincoln Parish Library. The units have educational applications and cannot be connected to the internet. They are now available...
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05/19/2017
DeVaria Hudson has joined the Grambling State University staff as director of admissions and recruitment. “As we continue to grow our enrollment, it was essential that the right person be selected...
05/19/2017
More than two dozen people gathered for the official inaugural walk of the first completed section of Rock Island Greenway shared-use path. The greenway is a biking and walking path being built on...
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05/18/2017
Warrants for attempted second-degree murder and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon were issued this morning for 23-year-old Justin Lamar Early. Early is wanted in connection with a...
05/18/2017
The almost month-long search for the suspect in the shooting of a Ruston man is over. City police arrested Donnell Williams, Jr., 27, of Farmerville, on Tuesday after locating him in Ouachita Parish...
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05/18/2017
Ruston residents donated 7,225 pounds of used computers, printers and other electronics during the city’s first electronic waste recycling day May 13. The event was so successful officials want to...
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05/18/2017
The families and patients that put their trust in the staff at the Northern Louisiana Medical Center can rest a little easier after a $15,000 donation from the hospital auxiliary. Members of the...