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Today’s Art Talk has performing arts news for you. Check out the details about the Russ-Town Band concert on Saturday, and upcoming free vocal lessons with the Piney Hills Harmony. From Amanda Quimby with the Dixie Center for the Arts: It’s that time once again to hear this Peach Festival favorite. On Saturday at 2 p.m., Lawrence Gibbs and the Russ-Town Band will fill the Dixie Center for the Arts with beautiful Americana and Patriotic melodies. Everyone is invited to gather for this lively 52-piece community band and enjoy selections like the Star Wars medley, Solid Men to the Front, On...

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The North Central Louisiana Arts Council has announced the winners of the 28th Annual Peach Art Exhibit. The winners are listed below by category and place. For the Youth 9 and under category,...
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Superintendent Thomas Kennedy, pastor of Miracle Temple Church of God in Christ, receives a gift from Terrie Queen Autrey, Domestic Abuse Resistance Team community advocate. Thomas recruited the most...
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Rick Mansfield is the adult division grand-prize winner of the 2014 Louisiana Peach Festival Cookery Contest, and Rachel McCray, the Youth Division grand-prize winner. Other winners in the annual...
06/30/2014
David Alegria, of Ruston, has been named to the 2014 Spring Semester/Term 4 Provost’s List at Troy University. The Provost’s List honors students who have earned a 3.65 or higher Grade Point Average...
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Top left: Cousins Alex Roebuck, front, and Braxton Adkins, both of Ruston, were out enjoying the cooler weather during the Kid’s Fishing Tournament on Friday morning. Top right: Submitted photo-...
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06/28/2014
David Michael Burkhalter, a graduate of Ruston High School, was named the recipient of First National Bank’s 2014 Jackie Woodard Whitlock Scholarship. Each year, graduating seniors from Lincoln...
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06/27/2014
You may be familiar with Louisiana Tech University’s annual summer orientation program, where loads of incoming freshmen and their parents descend upon our community. This year the university, the...
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06/27/2014
GRAMBLING — Grambling State University students will once again have a campus facility where they can work out, attend exercise sessions and swim in a building of their own. GSU President Frank G....