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Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 11:42am
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A. E. Phillips Laboratory School at Louisiana Tech University is one of the 25 best public schools in the state, according to its School Performance Score released recently by the Louisiana Education Department as part of its 2016 accountability assessment of the state’s publically-funded schools. A. E. Phillips’ SPS of 126.7 is an increase of 3.5 points over last year, earning the school an overall letter grade of “A” and the highest score of any non-magnet school in the northern region of the state.  School Performance Scores are based on a variety of factors including student achievement...

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11/03/2016
The mission of the Boys and Girls Clubs of North Central Louisiana is to “provide youth in North Central Louisiana a safe supervised environment where they can develop into positive productive...
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11/03/2016
The Louisiana Board of Regents experienced what Grambling State University students feel and see when they visit the A.C. Lewis Library. During a campus visit Tuesday evening, board members saw mold...
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11/03/2016
Grandparent’s Day Students across the school were able to have their grandparents come and work with them during this special time. Students showed off their skills at writing, reading, math, and...
11/02/2016
Some 5,714 Lincoln Parish voters cast ballots during the early voting period for the Nov. 8 election that ended Tuesday evening. The turnout, though not a record, represents about 20 percent of the...
11/02/2016
The Ruston school district is one step closer to filling for unitary status. The final numbers of the district’s students are being triple checked and will soon be sent to the Department of Justice...
11/02/2016
y and the United States Justice Department reached a settlement agreement to ensure black students have access to education programs at A.E. Phillips Laboratory School. The U.S. District Court for...
11/01/2016
CAMP MINDEN (AP) — A bunker holding 20 tons of potentially explosive artillery propellant and 42.5 tons of dangerously unstable nitrocellulose will be set afire today at Camp Minden, if weather...
11/01/2016
Ruston residents have the opportunity to honor area veterans on Friday, Nov. 11 during the city’s first-of-its-kind Veterans Day celebration. The “Honoring Our Heroes” event begins with a parade...
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11/01/2016
Innovation, investing and a push from administration and professors will bring Louisiana higher education to the top was the message from Joseph Rallo, state commissioner of higher education. “We’re...
10/31/2016
Entrepreneurs and innovators from across north Louisiana will be pitching their ideas with the goal of impressing a panel of judges as well as audience members in an attempt to win cash prizes in the...