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Friday, September 23, 2016 - 12:49pm
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A crowd of more than 100 people gathered for A Sinatra Tribute by The Rod Allen Payne Trio Thursday evening at the Dixie Center for the Arts. The North Central Louisiana Arts Council and the Dixie hosted the event that featured, from left the right, Adam Jones, Rod Allen Payne and Lawrence Gibbs.

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09/14/2016
The Lincoln Parish Career night for area high school juniors and seniors was held Tuesday at Louisiana Tech University. More than 75 colleges, universities, vocational/technical schools, businesses...
09/14/2016
At 6 p.m. Tuesday, the Public Works Committee of the Lincoln Parish Police Jury met to discuss the consolidation of refuse containers around the parish. Walter Pullen, chairman of the committee, told...
09/14/2016
The Lincoln Parish Policy Jury voted Tuesday to roll back the Lincoln Parish Library millage rate from 4.62 to 3.5 mills, a $488,858.32 difference. The millage’s purpose is for operating, maintaining...
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09/14/2016
Student enrollment this fall at Grambling State University increased 7 percent from last year’s totals, exceeding administration expectations. 4,863 students enrolled in the fall of 2016, compared to...
09/14/2016
A handful of Lincoln Parish taxpayers who filed formal protests over their recent property reassessments will now have to take their case to the state if they want to continue to seek relief. That’s...
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09/13/2016
The historic Heard Building, located at the intersection of East Railroad Avenue and South Vienna Street, may become an indoor food court, as per action taken Monday by Ruston’s Board of Aldermen....
09/13/2016
U.S. News & World Report has ranked Louisiana Tech University in its highest tier of “National Universities” for the sixth consecutive year, according to its 2017 Best Colleges list released ...
09/13/2016
Ruston’s Board of Aldermen has approved rezoning a lot at the corner of Wynnwood Avenue and North Trenton Street for commercial use, despite neighbor’s objections that the plan for accessing the lot...
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09/12/2016
Leader photos by NANCY BERGERON Several hundred Louisiana Tech Bulldog fans turned out for the first Loyal Blue Weekend Friday evening in Railroad Park. Clockwise from top, Tech President Les Guice,...
09/12/2016
Lincoln Parish taxpayers will see a reduction in the portion of their property tax millage that goes to the parish sheriff’s department this year. That’s because Sheriff Mike Stone rolled back the...