Ribbon cutting ceremonies were held recently for Burkes Outlet, located at 309 N. Service Road in the Interstate 20 Shopping Center. The ribbon-cutting ceremony was sponsored by the Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce.
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RUSTON (AP) — A fire gutted a Louisiana Tech University fraternity house on Saturday, resulting in injuries to three firefighters but none to students.
Lt. Tim Parker of the Ruston police said firefighters responded to a 4:35 p.m. call about a fire at the Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity house at the edge of the Tech campus. The fire engulfed the building and spread to a nearby structure. It caused a roof collapse and items to be ejected from the frat house.
The Louisiana District Attorneys Association has announced that Assistant District Attorney S. Andrew “Andy” Shealy has been elected as a member of the LDAA board of directors.
Shealy is the first assistant district attorney in the Third Judicial District of Louisiana in Lincoln and Union parishes. He previously served as president of the Assistant District Attorneys Section.
A continuing investigation in the death of Ruston woman has allowed law enforcement officials to issue a warrant for arrest of a Ruston man.
Sereco DeAngelo Andrews, 36, of 3028 Courtney Avenue, was served with a second-degree murder charge on Friday, while he was being detained at the Lincoln Parish Detention Center on a charge of felony carnal knowledge of a juvenile from Wednesday.