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At 8 a.m. Saturday, Mayor Ronny Walker will ring the opening bell and begin the ninth season of the Ruston Farmers Market. Things will be a little different this season though, as the market will be located in a covered, open-air building at 220 E. Mississippi Avenue. “The building, a former city of Ruston warehouse, has been freshened and opened up and includes an outdoor sitting area with a stage and ADA-compliant restrooms,” Jean McWeeney, president of North Louisiana Farm Fresh, said. Louisiana Tech University’s Mural Art class designed and painted a mural on the new building, McWeeney...

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04/30/2016
The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce recently held a ribbon-cutting ceremony for J&T Limousines at the Chamber office. J&T relocated to Ruston from Lake Providence. They have limos, party...
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04/30/2016
The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce recently held a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the grand re-opening of Brister’s BBQ Smokehouse. The new building is across the street from their previous location...
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04/30/2016
The Adopt-A-School Program challenged students to become “Agents for Change” with this year’s spring service project, it was decided the program would implement a new award that recognizes a Ruston-...
04/30/2016
Louisiana Tech University’s College of Engineering and Science has announced its 2016 Outstanding Students and Faculty. Each year, faculty and staff from the College of Engineering and Science select...
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04/30/2016
Louisiana Tech University showcased new technologies, innovative products and services and entrepreneurial ideas from across the Interstate 20 corridor. Pictured is the UTeachTech booth. UTeachTech...
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04/30/2016
The Board of Directors of the Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts met on April 27, and unanimously approved the recommendation from the search committee, selecting Steve Horton as the...
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04/29/2016
A guilty verdict was handed down for Cameron Mays on Thursday afternoon. Cameron Kinte Mays, 29, was found guilty by a six-man and six-woman jury on all three charges — aggravated rape, aggravated...
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04/29/2016
If residents want to go somewhere for a Broadway-style musical, they would usually have to go to New York. This time, the Lincoln Parish Library is bringing the New York tunes to Lincoln Parish, said...
04/29/2016
Louisiana Methodist Children’s Home will celebrate Lemonade Day by selling lemonade from 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at six different locations in Ruston with a portion of proceeds benefiting Life Choices,...
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04/28/2016
The prosecution in the case against alleged rapist Cameron Mays rested during Wednesday’s court proceedings. Prosecutor Mike Ruddick alleged that Mays, on or about June 4, 2012, committed aggravated...