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At 8 a.m. Saturday, Mayor Ronny Walker will ring the opening bell and begin the ninth season of the Ruston Farmers Market. Things will be a little different this season though, as the market will be located in a covered, open-air building at 220 E. Mississippi Avenue. “The building, a former city of Ruston warehouse, has been freshened and opened up and includes an outdoor sitting area with a stage and ADA-compliant restrooms,” Jean McWeeney, president of North Louisiana Farm Fresh, said. Louisiana Tech University’s Mural Art class designed and painted a mural on the new building, McWeeney...

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Mortgage Contracting Services is celebrating the first anniversary of its 10,300-square-foot facility in Ruston. The operations center has already added 70 new jobs to the area — well ahead of its...
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The residents of Dubach will be strutting across the stage for the Louisiana Chicken Festival on Sept. 27-28 during the annual talent show. “In the past, we have had a lot of entries,” Gina Stokes,...
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09/19/2013
One of Louisiana’s most famous artists died in 1988 at the age of 101, but her legacy lives on through her paintings. Doug Gitter, an artist from Metairie, has spent the past four years working on...
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09/19/2013
Being the largest elementary school in the Ruston district hasn’t stopped Glen View Elementary from staying on top of the game. In fact, the school was recently named as a Model Practice School Site...
09/19/2013
Ruston based StormWall Industries, a manufacturer of panel systems for both residential and commercial construction has been named a Top 10 Finalist in the first annual Cradle 2 Cradle Product...
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09/19/2013
Louisiana Tech University has seen a significant increase in both the quantity and quality of its 2013 freshman class. According to the university’s fall 2013 enrollment report released Wednesday,...
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09/19/2013
Port au Prince would not exist without the concept of family. Knowing this, Daniel Prince took over the family business in April 2012. “(Port au Prince) has been run by my family since the beginning...
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09/19/2013
The Arbor & The Terrace of Ruston is a local Assisted Living and Memory Care community that focuses on providing a loving and homey atmosphere for their residents. Along with the wonderful...
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09/19/2013
GHS Cheerleaders During the week of July 21-24, the Grambling High School cheerleaders attended the Northwestern State University Cheerleader Camp in Natchitoches. During the camp the team won the...
09/19/2013
Mrs. Moore’s class Greetings from Ms. Moore’s Class at Cypress Springs Elementary! We have already been very busy in our class this year. We have enjoyed welcoming our new classmates from Glen View....