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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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08/06/2013
Although it is a few months away, the North Central Louisiana Arts Council is gearing up for the 16th annual Holiday Arts Tour. NCLAC Executive Director Jessica Slaughter said the event features...
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08/05/2013
Area schoolchildren flocked to the Greenwood Recreational Center for the 10th, and final, school supply giveaway known as the Joy Tellis Cooper Foundation’s Family Day in the Park. But that doesn’t...
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08/05/2013
Shown are the correct classroom times for Lincoln Parish Schools during the upcoming 2013-14 academic year. The Ruston Daily Leader apologizes for incorrect times that ran in Sunday’s paper and for...
08/05/2013
Prep Week for Ruston High School started this morning with seniors reporting. Students should report to the school auditorium on their designated day between 8:30 and 11 a.m. to pay debts from last...
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08/05/2013
GRAMBLING — About 400 elementary, middle and high school students from nearly every part of Louisiana are attending the first summer camp offered by the Greater Louisiana Baptist Convention.
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08/05/2013
Music and pop culture from the ‘50s, ‘60s and ‘70s will be in the spotlight when Piney Hills Harmony Chorus and Elvis tribute artist Todd C. Martin combine their talents again in “Rock Around the...
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08/04/2013
“Finn” the Chihuahua gets a kick out of the support he’s received from 4PAWS, Lincoln Parish dog lovers and Louisiana Tech soccer coach Kevin Sherry and his wife Isabel. That’s because they’ve all...
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08/04/2013
Before students head back to school, parents need to double check and make sure they know what time classes begin, because it likely isn’t the same time as last year. After changing the times for...
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08/04/2013
Earnie Miles, host of KNOE TV’s “The Earnie Miles Show,” has worked over the years as a schoolteacher, reporter and photographer filming games for Grambling State University. He said he’s overcome...
08/04/2013
The Lincoln Parish Public School system has announced the following schedule for the opening of school. Registration for new students must begin at the Lincoln Parish School Board Office between the...