Ruston Police Department and Ruston Fire Department Emergency Medical Services personnel responded Saturday afternoon to a two-car collision at the intersection of U.S. Highway 167 and Kentucky Avenue. The collision occurred when a Ford F150 rear-ended a Chevrolet Z71 pick-up at a stoplight. Medical personnel are shown at right bandaging the injured man, who was transported to Northern Louisiana Medical Center.
Six of the nine men who want to be the next congressman from the 5th Congressional District wooed voters Monday night during a forum sponsored by the North Central Louisiana TEA Party.
Ralph Abraham, Harris Brown, Zack Dasher, Clyde Holloway, Ed Tarpley and incumbent Rep. Vance McAllister, all Republicans, spent about 90 minutes talking about their platforms and answering questions from the audience.
Local residents came out Thursday to the Ruston Civic Center donned in their western wear to celebrate the sixth anniversary of North Louisiana Medical Center’s Senior Circle. Attendees enjoyed guest speaker Sen. Mike Walsworth and appearances by Dolly and HeeHaw Girls. The band Saturday Night Special performed at the event, allowing attendees to two-step across the dance floor. A meal was provided by L & L Catering was provided.