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Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 10:48am
Ruston residents want more dine-in restaurants, bowling, putt-putt golf, additional clothing stores, shoe stores and more places to buy sporting goods. Those were the top responses to a recent online survey conducted by the city. Some 1,964 people responded to the three-question survey that asked what eateries, entertainment options and shopping options residents would like to see come to Ruston. The survey was conducted only through social media and the city’s website. Officials plan to use the results as a starting point for business recruitment, city Economic Development Administrator...

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10/03/2013
With fall upon us, West Monroe based Ready Decks is encouraging residents to consider a screen porch for their needs. Screened porches provide homeowners with all the enjoyment of the outdoors while...
10/02/2013
Local law enforcement reported that Dekedrick Dontez Mardis turned himself in this morning. The suspect surrendered himself to law enforcement. The Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office thanks residents...
10/02/2013
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The federal government on Monday filed a lawsuit against the Housing Authority for the City of Ruston, alleging it has engaged in a pattern or practice of discrimination against...
10/02/2013
oln Parish could be home to a charter school in 2014, if the charter application submitted late last week to the Lincoln Parish School Board is approved. Superintendent of Schools Danny Bell informed...
10/02/2013
Lincoln Parish is feeling the effects of the government shutdown. Local offices at two of the three federal agencies in Ruston are closed, and the third is operating with limited services. Employees...
10/02/2013
The Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office is struggling to find a place to house juvenile offenders. At 1:30 p.m. Friday, the Lincoln Parish Detention Center called to order a meeting at the Lincoln Parish...
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10/02/2013
A line-up of unique vehicles can be spotted at the North Louisiana Exhibition Center during the Second Chance Car, Truck and Bike Show set to be held Saturday and Sunday. The Second Chance Car, Truck...
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10/01/2013
The ninth annual Pumpkin Patch has arrived in Ruston. Members of local sororities, fraternities and the Boys and Girls Club of North Central Louisiana were on hand to help unload an 18-wheeler full...
10/01/2013
A clerical error caused about 550 Ruston utility customers to receive unusually low bills in August, followed by significantly higher bills in September. The customers were billed for 23 days of...
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10/01/2013
Residents will have the opportunity to hear the musical stylings of Jace Everett, an Illinois native raised in Texas. “I’ve done some shows in Louisiana before — Monroe, Laffayette, Baton Rouge and...