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Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 12:56pm
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Choudrant Elementary School was among the first stops throughout the parish as Lincoln ACHIEVE recognized the first round of winners in the Lincoln Parish School Board 2017 Pacesetter Campaign to support United Way of Northeast Louisiana. Following gatherings at 16 sites within the district, winners were selected among those making pledges of any size the day of the presentations. Whataburger goody bags were then presented to those participants. CES teacher Brenda Brister, center, and students, from left, Wade Watson, Lainey Lowe, Bella DiGiovanni and Roan Thompson celebrate while saluting...

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01/29/2014
At approximately noon Wednesday, Ruston Police Department was notified of debris on Interstate 20 Westbound between U.S. Highway 167 and Cooktown Road. Eric Brazzel, public education officer with...
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01/29/2014
Valentine’s Day is a day where lovers, friends and family members exchange tokens of their love to each other. This year consider giving a gift that will last for a lifetime. Think about the warmth...
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01/29/2014
In his 700th presentation around the world, Bernard Adam spoke to a handful of local farmers at Ruston Tractor on Tuesday. Adam said he has been using haylage, hay that has more than 50 percent...
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01/29/2014
The local American Heritage Girls Troop recently paid a visit to the Louisiana Military Museum as part of requirements for their Freedom’s Heroes badge. American Heritage Girls is a growing...
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01/28/2014
Ruston’s Planning and Zoning Commission has adopted 52 proposed updates to the city’s two-year-old zoning ordinance. The commission has also directed its staff to continue to seek public input...
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01/28/2014
Ruston Alderman Jim Pearce has pulled out of the race for mayor. “I’m not running,” Pearce said Monday night. “I just need to stay at my business. I have a lifetime invested at the lumber yard and...
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01/28/2014
Grambling Police arrested a man Saturday after a shooting occurred at the Plush Sports Bar. According to the affidavit, law enforcement responded to the shooting at approximately 1:55 a.m. to find...
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01/28/2014
Ruston High School senior Josh Owens was in class two weeks ago when he received news from Rep. Vance McAllister that he had been accepted to the United States Military Academy, West Point. “I was...
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01/27/2014
A major distributor of methamphetamine in northeast Louisiana is behind bars today as a result of a joint law enforcement operation. Christropher Takewell, 37, of 873 Walker Road in Choudrant, faces...
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01/27/2014
Though it won’t quite be the Disney story many people are familiar with, Louisiana Tech University’s Stone Theatre will be alight with action, romance, comedy and adventure when “Aladdin and the...