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Friday, September 30, 2016 - 12:01pm
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Oct. 8 is the Ruston Makers Fair. Organized by Joshua Mitchell, this year’s event will be held at Ruston’s Historic Fire Station — inside, outside and in the parking lot. Ruston Makers Fair is a great time for the community to come out and see all of our region’s talented artists and makers. “You really can’t beat good music, food and creativity,” Mitchell said. Come enjoy live music by Bethany Raybourn, food trucks including Tacos the Guero and Tribe’s BBQ, a photo booth by The Selfie Stop, Fine Line Supply’s Mini Maker’s craft tent, Camp Gladiator’s fitness demo, plus over 60 unique...

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08/16/2016
Origin Bank and Green Clinic partnered together to host the 7th Annual Crawfish Boil and Silent Auction to benefit March of Dimes. A total of $7,750 was raised for March of Dimes. Pictured, from left...
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08/13/2016
Meet Titan. He is a 5-year-old neutered bulldog who is housebroken, up-to-date on shots and heartworm negative. His elderly owners are unable to keep him due to his size. He gets along with other...
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08/13/2016
Simply put, “Suicide Squad” was my most anticipated movie of 2016. I’m a big fan of Batman, but I’m a bigger fan of his rogues gallery — his collection of colorful recurring villains. “Suicide Squad...
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08/13/2016
Stephen Webre, the Garnie W. McGinty Chair in History and interim associate dean for Louisiana Tech University’s College of Liberal Arts, was recently honored for distinction at the 13th Central...
08/13/2016
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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08/12/2016
We are seeking visual and literary artists for this year’s Holiday Arts Tour. Applications are available for artists and downtown Ruston merchants who wish to participate in this year’s event....
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08/12/2016
Dolliann Hurtig, professor of French at Louisiana Tech University, is serving as the editor-in-chief of Allons au cinéma: Promoting French through Films, Volume II, published recently by the American...
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08/10/2016
State and national resources can provide a wealth of information about mental health issues. NAMI Ruston has compiled a list of some of these resources. State resources • NAMI Louisiana, Baton Rouge...
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08/09/2016
The staff at Fyzical Therapy recently honored the Ruston Police Department with gifts to show their appreciation for the department’s hard work and dedication to the city. They brought gifts and...
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08/08/2016
Swimming, playing ball, watching movies. Hot dogs, Jello popsicles, frozen grapes. Art activities and competitions such as the Marshmallow Challenge and the Powder Popping Balloon Game.