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The long-awaited Tarbutton Road project should be a step closer to going out for bids today. Ruston’s Board of Aldermen on Monday approved what officials hope is the final supplemental agreement with the state Department of Transportation and Development involving the project. Mayor Ronny Walker signed an agreement Monday evening and sent it overnight to DOTD administrators in Baton Rouge. “This agreement designates what part of the roadway around the junior high school is the state’s, is the city’s and is the parish’s,” Walker said. Tarbutton Road runs in front of Ruston Junior High School...

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10/26/2013
A Ruston Elementary School teacher will be getting more tools to help her students learn math and science concepts thanks to those who donated to her DonorsChoose.org project, including The Horace...
10/26/2013
Local accomplishments Students at the Louisiana School for Math, Science and the Arts were recognized for their work over the summer months during the annual Summer Recognition Ceremony held Oct. 18...
10/26/2013
Ruston Parks and Recreation is again hosting the iHoops Skills Challenge at 10 a.m. Nov. 9 in the Bobby James Gymnasium, 605 James St. This event is a free basketball skills competition that is a...
10/26/2013
Assembly of God First Assembly of God “Living in the Spirit” class is at 9:45 a.m. Sundays. Children’s church is at 10:45 a.m. Nursery through age 3 is provided at 10:45 a.m. Sundays, by request on...
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10/25/2013
To close out breast cancer awareness month, the Northern Louisiana Medical Center brought in the Pink Heals tour to help raise awareness. Elizabeth Turnley, marketing director for NLMC, said this was...
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10/25/2013
Whether it’s calculated under the new system or the old, it looks like Lincoln Parish has again been given a ‘B’ by the state. Superintendent of Schools Danny Bell was excited about the news. “We’re...
10/25/2013
At approximately 6:45 p.m. Thursday, the Lincoln Parish Fire Department responded to a house fire north of Grambling on Nathan Loop. Kevin Reynolds, captain with LPFD, said there were no injuries as...
10/25/2013
From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, the Ruston Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public its seventh opportunity in three years to prevent pill abuse and theft...
10/25/2013
From 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday The Living Gospel Church of Ruston will be having a winter coat giveaway at the Ruston Housing Authority Community Center, located at 901 Martin Luther King Drive....
10/25/2013
At approximately 10:40 a.m. Thursday, Ruston Police Department and Ruston Emergency Medical Services responded to a call regarding a vehicle crashing into Lewis’ Boutique. The driver reportedly had a...