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YEA! is a program that takes students between the ages of 11-18 through the process of starting and launching a real business or social movement over the course of an academic year. By the end of the class, students own and operate fully-formed and functioning businesses, which may be carried on after their graduation from the program. YEA! aims to teach students at an early age how to make a job, not just take a job. “We are so thrilled and currently preparing for year two of #YEALincoln,” said Judy Copeland, Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce president. “It was incredible to watch the...

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12/08/2014
Auditions for Louisiana Tech University Theatre Department’s production of “The Last Night of Ballyhoo,” directed by Louisiana Tech Theatre Professor Paul B. Crook, will be held at 7:30 p.m. today in...
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12/04/2014
A recent school day was an extra special day for Jamyah Graham, a student at Lincoln Head Start, when she became the 4,000th child to have a vision screening conducted by members of the Ruston Lions...
12/03/2014
It’s time to pull on those heart strings of yours. Ruston Parks and Recreation and Cell Phones For Soldiers, Inc., a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, are asking the local community to help troops...
12/02/2014
The combined choir and orchestra of Calvary Baptist and Cook Baptist in Ruston invites the community to experience The Light of Christmas. A choral presentation of “The Light of Christmas” will be...
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12/02/2014
Memorial United Methodist Church of Simsboro, located on U.S. Highway 80, will hold their annual Winter Bazaar Fundraiser from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday. The event features baked goods, homemade pies,...
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12/01/2014
Jim Tuten, warden of the Lincoln Parish Detention Center, was the guest speaker at the November meeting of the Culture Guild. Shown, left to right, are Angie Biscomb, hostess; Tuten; special guest...
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11/29/2014
The Boys and Girls of North Central Louisiana is thankful for the recent donation from AT&T in support of ongoing club programming. Pictured from left to right is State Senator Rick Gallot, State...
11/29/2014
ASSEMBLY OF GOD First Assembly of God “Living in the Spirit” class is at 9:45 a.m. Sundays. Children’s church is at 10:45 a.m. Nursery through age 3 is provided at 10:45 a.m. Sundays, by request on...
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11/28/2014
Ruston Community Theatre’s next production is the popular holiday play “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever,” written by Barbara Robinson. It is sponsored by The Lewis Family (of Lewis’ Boutique), opens...
11/28/2014
The LSU AgCenter is accepting applications for the next Northwest Louisiana Master Gardeners class, scheduled for January through March. Membership is open to all adults in Northwest Louisiana....