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An artist’s life is not always easy. Sarah Albritton is proof of that. When she was young, her mother, feeling she could not raise Albritton and her sisters, left them with various family members. Albritton ended up with her uncle, helping out and going to school. When she was 9, she began her first job as a dishwasher and cook at a local restaurant. “When I was 9, I started cooking at the Tech Hitching Post,” she said. “I was the dishwasher at night after school.” From there, she moved from restaurant to restaurant cooking for the people of Ruston. Then, when she got married, she started her...

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01/26/2014
Third grade news Third graders enjoyed their Christmas break and came back ready for a new year! We are now in our second semester with so much progress easily recognizable. Mastering multiplication...
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01/26/2014
TOP: The exterior of our elementary building is complete. Now we can get to work on the inside. Thanks to all who have contributed time, materials and money to clean and repair Bethel’s elementary...
01/25/2014
Honor roll Bethel Christian School has released the names of those students who have achieved the honor roll for the second nine-week grading period. President’s List — 4.0 GPA Kindergarten: Marlee...
01/25/2014
Ron Deal, a First Vice President-Investment Officer with the Ruston branch of Wells Fargo Advisors, has earned the certification of Certified Financial Planner™ professional (CFP®) as authorized by...
01/25/2014
Since publishing the proposed 2014-2015 deer-hunting seasons last week, several hunters said they were wondering what they could do to change the lengthy list of bucks-only and either-sex periods in...
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01/24/2014
Two weeks after a fire broke out at the Drew Apartment Complex on Henderson Street, all of its residents have become displaced. Word came from the Office of State Fire Marshal on Thursday that...
01/24/2014
The arctic air mass that moved into the Lincoln Parish area will hang on at least one more day before temperatures warm slightly over the weekend — and then drop severely early next week. Another...
01/24/2014
Several property owners in Ruston’s core landmark zoning district say they want to be part of a proposed new classification that would give them more commercial options for their property. About 20...
01/24/2014
The Board of Commissioners of Fire Protection District No. 1, met Tuesday night for their regular monthly meeting. On the agenda was the election of officers. Richard Aillett was elected chairman and...
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01/24/2014
Lincoln Parish Narcotics Enforcement Team nabbed two more residents on drug-related charges. At approximately 5:24 a.m. Thursday, LPNET agents executed a search warrant at 2207 Lilly Drive. Upon...