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02/19/2017 - 12:07am
At 6 p.m. Tuesday, the Boys and Girls Clubs of North Central Louisiana will host a program in which one member will be named the local Youth of the Year in the elementary, middle school and high school categories at the Lincoln Parish Library Events Center. According to Janet Binns Wilson, director...
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02/19/2017 - 12:11am
After more than five years, one local Grambling State University criminal justice assistant professor decides it was time to start creating again. Herbert Simmons’ artwork is currently on display until Thursday at the Dunbar Art Gallery on GSU’s campu. “The Work of Dr. Herbert Simmons Jr. &...
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02/18/2017 - 9:39pm
Third Grade News Third grade students have been super busy at RES. In Social Studies they are beginning a unit on government. They will learn about the three levels and three branches of government. Theywill also learn about different services that the government provides its’ citizens. Because of...
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02/17/2017 - 11:58am
It’s no secret that one of the favorite pastimes for many college students is hanging out and talking with friends. And now that’s easier to do for Louisiana Tech students thanks to a partnership that has developed between GEAUX Hammocks out of Monroe and the university’s Lambright Intramural...
02/17/2017 - 12:06pm
The Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Department is asking for the public’s help regarding what appears to be evidence of dog fighting. Construction workers discovered the remains of six or seven dogs in a beaver pond off Moore’s Dairy Road on Thursday. “When they broke the dam, a couple of the dog...

Announcements

Ricky and Polly Durrett, of Simsboro, are proud to announce the recent engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Ashley Nicole Durrett, to Lucas Aaron Fraley, of Ruston. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Richard and Nancy Durrett, of Simsboro; and Marilyn Crowe, of Simsboro....
Kaitlyn Meyers, of Ruston, and Trey Gauthreaux, of Ruston, are happy to announce their recent engagement and forthcoming marriage. Kaity is the daughter of Billy and Shannon Meyers, of Ruston; and the granddaughter of Gracie Hall, of Ruston; Tim and Cathy Mitchell, of Mer Rouge; and William and...

Sports

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The red-hot Dunkin’ Dogs continued their late season surge as Louisiana Tech overcame a slow start to blast Florida International 77-61 before a...

MIAMI, Fla. — Alexus Malone scored a game-high 21 points and Louisiana Tech dominated on the glass as the Lady Techsters defeated Florida...

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AUSTIN, Texas — Louisiana Tech dropped a pair of games Saturday afternoon as the Lady Techsters fell 4-3 to undefeated South Carolina and 9-2 to...

Editorials

Louisiana Peach Festival fans, this one’s for you — literally. The fate of the 2017 festival poster in your hands, or more aptly, at your fingertips. For years, the festival...
The Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office and 3rd Judicial District Attorney’s Office wants you. And in return for your participation in Citizens’ Academy 2017, the LPSO and the DA...