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Ruston Mayor Ronny Walker, North Central Louisiana Arts Council Director Jessica Slaughter and Assistant Director Tess Stickney awarded 29 cash prizes and 47 ribbons to outstanding artists from all over north Louisiana in front of more than 200 guests at the opening reception June 21 at the Ruston Civic Center. Congratulations to this year’s winners. Youth Best of Show: Sponsored by Origin Bank • Snow Leopard by Alex Davis. Youth Ages 6 and under: Sponsored by 109 Trenton Gift Shoppe • First Place — “Storm” by Lakelynn Honaker, • Second Place — “A Happy Summer” by Kate Sanders • Third Place...

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06/03/2016
Today’s Art Talk is a guest piece from Neil Johnson, the owner of Neil Johnson Photography based in Shreveport-Bossier City. The column is from his “Eye on Art,” which runs every Thursday in The...
06/03/2016
The 2016 Miss Louisiana Pageant will be held at 7:30 nightly June 23 – 25 at the Monroe Civic Center’s W. L. “Jack” Howard Theater. A Press Conference will be held 11 a.m. June 20 in the theater...
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06/03/2016
Installation services for the Rev. Oscar Jenkins, right, will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday at Mount Sinai Baptist Church in Choudrant. Guest speaker will be the Rev. Warren D. Richard of Galilee Baptist...
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06/03/2016
The Ruston Farmers Market will hold a grand opening celebration and ribbon cutting from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday at 220 East Mississippi Avenue in downtown Ruston. This market season, Ruston Farmers...
06/02/2016
Six nights of “A Cappella Mania” are in store for area women as Piney Hills Harmony Chorus of Sweet Adelines hosts both a membership drive and a series of free group vocal lessons. The Ruston-based...
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06/01/2016
Suzanne Mynette Mayo Ph.D., was the guest speaker for the Ruston chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness’ 30th Anniversary and Mental Health Month Celebration, held May 24, at the Lincoln...
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06/01/2016
The first book to be written about the longtime festival in North Central Louisiana — the Louisiana Peach Festival — has been published and will be available to the public for this year’s festival...
05/31/2016
Members of the Class of 2016 at the Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts were recognized with excellence awards during the 32nd annual senior recognition program held May 20, in the A.A....
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05/31/2016
Elizabeth Vidos, also known as Lady Chops, will perform at the Lincoln Parish Library at 6 p.m. today for all ages; 10 a.m. Wednesday for children and at 4 p.m. Wednesday for teens.
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05/31/2016
Meet Mr. Moe. Mr. Moe is a Mountain Curr who is up-to-date on shots, neutered and leash trained. He loves other dogs, kids and people. He would make the perfect addition to any family. Come see him...