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Traffic along a stretch of Celebrity Drive between Eagle Drive and Commerce Street in north Ruston is flowing again now that a $750,000 road revamp project is done. City officials, along with business representatives, cut a ribbon officially re-opened the roadway Wednesday. They say the upgrades will not only enhance safety but also improve transportation. “It’s taking one of the main economic thoroughfares and putting it in good shape,” Ruston Mayor Ronny Walker said about the project. Celebrity Drive helps connect the area between the I-20 north service road and state Highway 33. The...

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Meagan Lee, a senior English major from Delhi, was crowned Miss Louisiana Tech 2014 on Thursday night. Lee, who plans to pursue a master’s in education after she graduates, said she is excited about...
11/11/2013
The board of aldermen for the city of Grambling met in regular session Thursday night to hear comments about the possibility of new police equipment. Monica Wolfe, of LaTech Solutions — a company...
11/11/2013
At 9:46 a.m. Saturday, Troopers assigned to Louisiana State Police Troop F responded to a single vehicle fatal crash on Lakeshore Drive south of Louisiana Highway 4 in Jackson Parish. The preliminary...
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Residents who need a little morning — or evening — pick-me-up, now have a new place to grab a cup of Joe a few days each week. The Depot, which is a ministry of the First Baptist Church college...
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11/10/2013
Hundreds of Ruston High School students will benefit for years to come if voters approve the extension of the current millage tax for the district on Saturday. The cheerleaders, dancers and the...
11/10/2013
At their regular monthly meeting, the village of Choudrant discussed a proposed property maintenance ordinance. Celeste Butler, clerk of the village of Choudrant, said it could be six months before...
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More than 200 hundred area residents came out to show their support for veterans and their health. As part of Lighten Up Lincoln Parish, set to be held Nov. 21, the Health Hut, Living Well Foundation...
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11/10/2013
Under the watchful eye of the Tin Man, a South Sea island woman bearing a basket of fruit on her head, a solider and a Louisiana swamp girl with her pet alligator, they gathered. They ate. They...
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11/10/2013
Kindergarten On Oct. 30, the kindergarten classes at Glen View Elementary School took a trip to Papa Simpson’s Farm. We learned about different farm animals, planted a crop and picked our very own...