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Leader photos by T. SCOTT BOATRIGHT Top photo: From left, Sadie Smith, Sadie McGill and Savannah Dorking, Louisiana Tech University cheerleaders, wave to the Louisiana Peach Festival 2016’s “A Peach of My Heart” Parade crowd Saturday in downtown Ruston. Pictured right, Burris Wollsieffer, Monster Moto CEO, was the grand marshal for this year’s parade.

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06/18/2016
Top left photo: Kaniya Samson, 6, left, receives a temporary tattoo from Dejah Collins, right, at the annual Juneteenth Festival. Dajha Ford, 4, center, painted as a Ninja Turtle, watches as she eats...
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06/18/2016
Polaris of Ruston and MedCamps of Louisiana joined forces to hold a raffle for a 2015 Polaris Outlaw 50 Youth ATV with all proceeds benefiting MedCamps of Louisiana. More than $3,000 was raised and...
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06/17/2016
A Ruston man was arrested Wednesday on a simple arson charge after Ruston Fire Department responded to a vehicle fire at the corner of Lewis and Hill streets on Monday evening. Firefighters found the...
06/17/2016
Ruston’s Holiday Arts Tour was recently named one of Southeast Tourism Society’s Top 20 Events in the Southeast in December. “We are so excited to have them be selected. To be selected is an honor...
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06/17/2016
Six Ruston High School incoming sophomore team members took home first prize at Louisiana Tech University’s Cyber 1.0 Camp. Those members included Davis Ellis, David Griffin, Eric Kim, Sarah Hoenke,...
06/17/2016
Grand prize winners in this year’s Louisiana Peach Festival Cookery Contest will take home more than just blue ribbons. In addition to a two-night stay in New Orleans, compliments of “Louisiana Life...
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06/16/2016
Scavengers beware. During their regular meeting Tuesday at the Lincoln Parish Courthouse, the Solid Waste and Recycling Committee announced that a new camera had been placed at a trash disposal site...
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06/16/2016
BATON ROUGE — When the Legislature is in session, the separation from family and regular job for almost three months can be tough on lawmakers and their families. The Louisiana Legislative Spouses...
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06/16/2016
E.M. Jones, center, holds his great nephew Legend Jones, 6, left, and great niece Legacy Jones, 4, right, as he prays during the opening ceremony of the city of Grambling’s Juneteenth Festival...
06/16/2016
There’s nothing that brings out a crowd like a parade. And organizers hope that thousands will again line the streets of Ruston June 25 as the annual Louisiana Peach Festival Parades rolls through...