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Friday, August 26, 2016 - 1:45pm
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The Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Department wants to return to a time when neighbors knew each other. To that end, the department’s Community Service Division held an informal public meeting Thursday night to discuss plans for reviving the Neighborhood Watch program. “We’re just trying to get our community back together,” division Commander Major Kirk Taylor told about a dozen people gathered at the parish public safety complex. Revitalizing Neighborhood Watch is part of Sheriff Mike Stone’s pledge that his department becomes more involved in the community. Deputies said the program, patterned...

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08/13/2016
The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony at the grand re-opening of Walmart Supercenter on August 5. The Chamber and community appreciate the hard work of the staff...
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08/13/2016
The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony at the grand opening of The Frame of Mind on Aug. 4. The Frame of Mind, located at 203 W. Alabama Ave., Ste. 2, is a custom...
08/12/2016
The Union Lincoln Regional Water Supply Initiative won’t let up on its efforts to eventually pipe water from Lake D’Arbonne to the cities of Farmerville and Ruston, despite new data showing the...
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08/12/2016
Cypress Springs Elementary School teacher Tracy Stark directs students to their classrooms as they started the 2016-17 school year this morning. Students participated in a half day today, and will...
08/12/2016
Reassessment notifications for Lincoln Parish property owners whose property value has increased 15 percent or more over the last four years will begin arriving in their mailboxes Saturday. The...
08/11/2016
The Lincoln Parish Police Jury held a public hearing on the proposed abandonment of 17 roads throughout the parish Tuesday evening at the Lincoln Parish Courthouse. Dozens of citizens gathered in the...
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08/11/2016
The games. The rivalries. The cheer squads. The fans. All of these will be represented at the opening of the “Hometown Heroes: How Sports Shaped America” exhibit from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday at the...
08/11/2016
Dog Days of Summer are here and so is 3D Customs Baggers, Tires and Rims! 3D Customs Baggers, Tires and Rims will hold a grand opening on Aug. 19, at their store located at 1015 Farmerville Hwy. “...
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08/11/2016
Head Start Driving, LLC. is a locally owned and operated business by the Pickett family that offers driver’s education classes for all ages. Head Start Driving serves the North Central Louisiana...
08/10/2016
Members of the Lincoln Parish Police Jury voted to deny an ordinance to levy taxes after a reassessment and roll forward of the millage rates which would have saved parish taxpayers roughly $100,000...