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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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08/04/2013
Louisiana Tech University will receive over $1.4 million in grant funding from NASA’s Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR), through an award to the Louisiana Board of...
08/04/2013
Louisiana Tech’s director of the School of Literature and Language will serve as a panelist for the Louisiana Soundtrack Experience series. This celebration of Louisiana’s music made a stop in...
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08/02/2013
I thought of Dr. Rick Byargeon this last Sunday as I sat in early church here in Dallas.
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08/02/2013
At approximately 2:14 p.m. Thursday Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Department deputies stopped a vehicle in downtown Simsboro resulting in the arrest of Allan Joshua Cockerham, 21, of 116 Chocolate Factory...
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08/02/2013
“Go Team Go!” Will be just one of the chants echoed throughout Ruston High School’s Boy’s Gym in just a few short days. The annual Ruston High School Cheer Mini-Clinic is set to take place from 9 a.m...
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08/02/2013
As part of Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office and Lincoln Parish Narcotics Enforcement Team’s Operation Summer Heat Ladarius Dehun Winzer was arrested. Winzer, 32, of 1057 Sage Court, was arrested at 10...
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08/02/2013
Two local volunteer firefighters have recently been honored for not only their service, but also their pursuit of higher education. Jordan Gray, 23, has been a volunteer with the Lincoln Parish Fire...
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08/02/2013
Late last month, A.E. Phillips Elementary School and the College of Education at Louisiana Tech University offered a learning experience for both local children and students hoping to one day become...
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08/01/2013
Six more individuals have been arrested as part of the Lincoln Parish Narcotics Enforcement Team’s Operation Summer Heat campaign. LPNET officers made four initial arrests late last week as a result...
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08/01/2013
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