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Approximately 5,950 Lincoln Parish students returned for their first day of the 2018-19 school year today. Lincoln Parish schools Superintendent Mike Milstead said that he hopes this will be the “best school year ever.” “Every student matters,” Milstead said. “We’re here to make good things happen for others.” Milstead said this upcoming school year will be filled with learning and parents or guardians wanting to keep up with their students’ progress and up-to-date news can visit their school’s website. “This is certainly going to be an exciting school year,” Milstead. Milstead also added...

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08/16/2018
Approximately 5,950 Lincoln Parish students returned for their first day of the 2018-19 school year today. Lincoln Parish schools Superintendent Mike Milstead said that he hopes this will be the “...
08/16/2018
The Lincoln Parish Library Board of Control heard a proposal from Michael Stogsdill-Bricker, of the library’s research and reader’s services, to create a career and business center inside the library...
08/16/2018
BATON ROUGE (AP) — Candidates vying to be Louisiana Secretary of State want to pause the work being done to replace the state’s 10,000 voting machines until after the election, citing allegations of...
08/16/2018
GRAMBLING — Four Grambling State University students and their faculty sponsor participated in the NASA Minority University Research and Educator program this summer at Stennis Space Center in...
08/16/2018
NEW YORK (AP) — Aretha Franklin, the undisputed “Queen of Soul” who sang with matchless style on such classics as “Think,” ‘’I Say a Little Prayer” and her signature song, “Respect,” and stood as a...
08/15/2018
BATON ROUGE (AP) — With the contract lucrative and available only once every decade or two, vendors were expected to aggressively fight for Louisiana's contract to replace thousands of voting...
08/15/2018
Several parish millage rates will remain the same after a unanimous decision by the Lincoln Parish Police Jury. However, the millage for the purpose of constructing, improving and acquiring equipment...
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08/15/2018
The suspect who led police on a high-speed chase through two parishes and a manhunt in a third has turned himself in. Adren Thompson, 33, surrendered to Jackson Parish sheriff’s investigators at 11 p...
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08/15/2018
The Autrey House Preservation Committee has announced the first steps in beginning to repair and replace several parts of Lincoln Parish’s oldest surviving structure. Bids to fix the foundation of...
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08/14/2018
The hunt continues today for a man who led law enforcement officers on a high-speed chase through Jackson and Lincoln parishes before wrecking his vehicle in Dubach and forcing a resident there to...