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Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 12:15pm
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The Ruston Lincoln Convention and Visitors Bureau recently announced the completion of their Visitor Information Kiosk located in Downtown Ruston at the corner of West Park Avenue and Trenton Street. The kiosk offers information on local shopping, dining and attractions, as well as provides visitor guides and area maps, said Amanda Quimby, CVB Marketing Director. While not staffed, the kiosk will be open 24 hours a day and have information available when the Ruston’s visitor center and other area businesses may be closed. “Ruston’s downtown district is a vital part of tourism for the parish...

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08/23/2016
Individual property tax assessments have increased an average of 14 percent over the last four years, according to the recently completed reassessments done by the parish assessor’s office....
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08/23/2016
The Grambling State University Television Center is seeking television center equipment donations after loosing upwards of $300,000 worth of damage from two floods and a fire. The equipment was lost...
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08/22/2016
More than 90 Lincoln Parish students received free school supplies at the Ruston Parks and Recreation second annual Back-to-School All-Star Game Saturday at the Bobby James Gym. RPAR partnered with...
08/22/2016
Ruston police continue their search today for three men suspected in an armed robbery of the Dollar General Store on Dan Reneau Drive. The robbery happened around 9 p.m. Sunday. Authorities say three...
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08/22/2016
Essence Brown planned for her first week at Grambling State University to be a dream come true. But after the freshman criminal justice major was awakened by her mother at 5 a.m. Aug. 13 to knee-deep...
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08/21/2016
 Robert “Demp” Smith has spent his life overcoming obstacles, blazing trails and working with the youth of Ruston. The former Lincoln High School and Ruston High School coach will be honored on Sept...
08/21/2016
A Lincoln Parish grand jury has indicted four men in connection with the shooting death of a Ruston man outside a Grambling nightclub last April. In a separate case, grand jurors also indicted the...
08/21/2016
Ruston High School students are no longer allowed to wear letter jackets under terms of a new policy that bars coats with pockets and/or hoods inside the hallways and classrooms on school campus. The...
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08/19/2016
After a journey that began back in 2012, Lincoln Preparatory School will complete its first week of class today. Gordan Ford, Lincoln Preparatory School executive director, said the process to open...
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08/19/2016
“Words matter. You have to connect with people before you can communicate, persuade, understand, inform, influence and much more.” That was the message presented to 266 new Louisiana Tech University...