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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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11/14/2014
The Kiwanis Club of Ruston donated milk on Saturday to Ruston Parks and Recreation’s tackle football players. These young football players chugged the milk after their games. RPAR said they were...
11/13/2014
Long Leaf Pine Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution met at 1 p.m. Nov. 4 at Trinity United Methodist Church with nine members and one guest present. Regent Melissa Wiygul opened the meeting...
11/13/2014
Auditions for Ruston Community Theatre’s next production, the holiday play The Best Christmas Pageant Ever, took place on Oct. 4-6. The Best Christmas Pageant Ever, sponsored by The Lewis Family (of...
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11/12/2014
The final team activities of the 2014 recreation seasons are nearing an end and we are already looking ahead to 2015, but we would be in error not to congratulate those teams and individuals who...
11/11/2014
Louisiana Tech University’s chapter of Sigma Xi, an interdisciplinary honors research society that encourages collaborative research and community outreach, has been recognized with a Chapter Program...
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11/10/2014
Bruce was surrendered to 4 PAWS by a couple who found him in the woods with a head wound. He is completely healed now and very healthy. He is trained, heels on a leash, kennels on command and is very...
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11/08/2014
The Townsend House is one of only 150 stores nationwide that have permission to sell a collection of art that is described as nostalgic. Doug Gitter, a New Orleans native, began reproducing...
11/08/2014
Twenty-one Pierians met in the Halloween decorated home of Kathey Roane.  Spiders topped the delicious spice cake, which was served along with cold apple cider by hostesses Roane, Beverly Beasley,...
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11/07/2014
The Dixie Center for the Arts is thrilled to bring back by popular demand Jason Coleman, grandson of the late Floyd Cramer, featuring Meagan Taylor on guitar. The show will be held at 7 p.m. Nov. 15...
11/07/2014
The Ruston Elementary School 4-H club is hosting a car wash and bake sale fundraiser from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday in the RES car line. Car washes are available for a $5 or more donation, while bake...