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The prosecution in the case against alleged rapist Cameron Mays rested during Wednesday’s court proceedings. Prosecutor Mike Ruddick alleged that Mays, on or about June 4, 2012, committed aggravated rape, aggravated kidnapping and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. Beginning at 9 a.m. today defense attorney James Buckley will begin his portion of the case. Testimonies during the morning portion of Wednesday’s trial included that of Ruston Police Department investigator Clint Williams, who tied accused rapist Mays to the residence where the victim was allegedly assaulted. Williams...

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10/26/2013
At approximately 1:32 p.m. Friday, Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office arrested asuspect of an armed robbery and aggravated assault with a firearm. Charles Ladarren Owens at 137 Marie St. in Grambling...
10/26/2013
At 7 p.m. Friday, troopers assigned to Louisiana State Police Troop F responded to a single vehicle crash where serious injuries were suspected on Works Road west of Louisiana Highway 818. The...
10/26/2013
Grambling State University President Frank G. Pogue will appear on the radio this morning to join the Rev. Jesse Jackson for a “frank, honest and open conversation” about what’s happened at the...
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10/26/2013
Pint-sized ghosts, goblins and other creatures will be on the prowl in downtown Ruston for the annual Downtown Howl’oween event on Thursday. The festivities begin at 4 p.m. with trick-or-treating at...
10/26/2013
Squire Creek will present Jazzland, a benefit jazz concert for the Boys and Girls Club of North Central Louisiana at 7 p.m. Friday at the Dixie Center for the Arts. The event will feature a tribute...
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10/26/2013
The Ruston Rotary Club proudly announces the recipients of the October Student of the Month Awards. Following comments by program coordinator Rachel Lilley, each student honoree spoke to the club...
10/26/2013
Simsboro Elementary School has released the names of those students who have achieved the honor roll during the first six-weeks grading period. “A” Honor Roll First grade: Jahkeria Abney, Khidan...
10/26/2013
I.A. Lewis has released the names of those students who have achieved the honor roll for the first nine-week grading period. Those students are listed below by achievement level. All A’s Kathryn...
10/26/2013
Choudrant High has released the names of those students who have achieved the honor roll for the first nine-week grading period. Those students are listed below by grade and achievement level....
10/26/2013
High school students interested in learning about health careers can gain hands-on experience through national award winning AHEC of a Summer program. The program is offered in 21 parishes in North...