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Saturday, July 23, 2016 - 11:28pm
Ruston residents have the opportunity to show their support for local law enforcement agencies and each other during an All Lives Matter rally set for 6:30 p.m. July 31 at the Lincoln Parish Library Events Center. The rally is sponsored by the city of Ruston and is the idea of District 2 Alderwoman Angela Mayfield and Shonta Kelly. “It started just looking at Facebook and the various things that are going on in country, the killings and things that are senseless,” Kelly said. She said she doesn’t want the violence to spread to Ruston and believes the way to keep that from happening is for...

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11/04/2013
Ruston’s Board of Aldermen gets the opportunity tonight to revisit a request from Alderman Elmore Mayfield that the city allocate an additional $10,000 for the Lincoln Total Community Action Head...
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11/04/2013
At 6:03 a.m. Friday the Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office and the Lincoln Parish Narcotics Enforcement Team arrested one man on seven counts of distribution of marijuana. Samee Munir Hassan, 21, of...
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11/04/2013
Ruston’s Christmas and Louisiana Peach Festival parades have a new organizer. The Rotary Club of Ruston will coordinate both events as a result of the demise of the Ruston Jaycees, long-time manager...
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11/04/2013
For the past 17 years, Manuel Chinchilla has served the Ruston community through his convenience store, Pow Wow. “It has always been the plan to get into the restaurant business,” he said. “That is...
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11/03/2013
Getting rid of some portable buildings is one of the top priorities on Ruston Junior High School Principal Tim Nutt’s to-do list if voters approve a millage tax extension on Nov. 16. Since the last...
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11/03/2013
Grambling State University’s Robinson Stadium was officially renamed Eddie G. Robinson Stadium Saturday as part of GSU’s Homecoming festivities. GSU picked up its first win of the season as the G-Men...
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11/03/2013
On Thursday, while families were making their way through the neighborhoods trick or tricking, members of the community came together in remembrance of the 31 people who lost their lives due to...
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11/03/2013
At 7 p.m. Friday, Ruston residents enjoyed a night of soulful music performed by Larry Pannell and the Grambling State University Faculty Jazz Ensemble as the Boys and Girls Club of North Louisiana...
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11/03/2013
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11/03/2013
For Fire Prevention Week, Oct. 6-12, the Ruston Fire Department brought a fire truck and the Fire Safety Trailer to educate toddlers through sixth graders about fire safety. Some of the toddlers...