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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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06/15/2016
Lincoln Parish law enforcement agencies joined forces earlier this month with police and sheriff’s departments in Union and Ouachita parishes in a three-day targeted operation that ended in a 160...
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06/15/2016
More than 30 people huddled under a portable outdoor pavilion during a driving rain Tuesday morning to watch local Boy Scouts retire unserviceable American flags. During the ceremony, scouts from...
06/15/2016
Two announcements were made for upcoming public hearings on millage rates during the Lincoln Parish Police Jury’s regular meeting Tuesday evening at the Lincoln Parish Courthouse. Both of the...
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06/15/2016
McKay Crews, Miss Spirit of Ruston Outstanding Teen 2016, back row right, crowns her successor Chanley Patterson during Saturday’s Louisiana Peach Festival Pageant. Looking on are Alexis Horton and...
06/14/2016
Five Grambling residents spoke about Grambling’s history Monday to kick off the city’s annual Juneteenth celebration. Martha Andrus, Sidney Branch, Lawrence Garner, James Cornwell and Willie Giles...
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06/14/2016
More than 100 Lincoln, Claiborne and Ouachita parish educators, Monroe City and Caddo Parish School Board Leaders and Grambling State University faculty attended the inaugural Louisiana Tech...
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06/13/2016
Eli St. Martin stood focused on the large pair of scissors in his right hand. Carefully, he cut along the seam between a red and white stripe of the rumpled American flag that lay half in his lap and...
06/13/2016
Citizens who wish to speak with Lincoln Parish Police jury members about the authorization to claim ownership of adjudicated property parcel No. 29184507011 off state Hwy. 507 will have their chance...
06/13/2016
Grambling’s Juneteenth Heritage Festival, commemorating the end of slavery in the United States, has begun. Yanise Days, Juneteenth Committee member, said the week is filled with plenty of family...
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06/13/2016
Newly crowned 2017 Miss Dixie Gem Peach Outsanding Teen Gracie Reichman, bottom right, waves as she’s crowned by 2016 Miss Dixie Gem Peach Anna Blake, top right. Adding congratulations to Reichman...