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The Ruston Farmers Market will reopen for the fall and winter season beginning at 8 a.m. Saturday. The market is held from 8 a.m. to noon at 220 East Mississippi Ave. in the big blue building with the beautiful mural in downtown Ruston, said Jean McWeeney, president of North Louisiana Farm Fresh. “The market will feature fresh and local fall produce, locally pastured meats and eggs, regular and gluten-free baked goods, crafts, locally roasted coffee, honey, salsas, kettle corn, a wide variety of other canned and pickled foods, as well as prepared foods and a food truck,” she said. “The Back...

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11/07/2013
From the Principal Red Ribbon Week was the week of Oct. 28-Nov.1. Our school theme was “Friends Don’t Let Friends Bully or Do Drugs.” Each teacher focused on bullying and saying “No” to drugs. The...
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11/07/2013
Teachers and administrators from the Lincoln Parish District recently went back to college as part of a professional educator panel for students in Julie Holmes’ EDCI 471 Classroom Management course...
11/07/2013
I.A. Lewis has released the names of those students who have achieved the honor roll for the first nine-week grading period. Those students are listed below by achievement level. All As Kathryn...
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11/06/2013
Eating pancakes can help raise funds for the area’s needy residents. A Flapjack Fundraiser is scheduled from 8-10 a.m. Saturday, by the Zeta Rho chapter of Epsilon Sigma Alpha. The women’s...
11/06/2013
It turns out that Lincoln Parish will not be getting a charter school, despite receiving the first ever application for one earlier this year. After a public hearing, during which no one offered any...
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11/06/2013
At 2:42 p.m. Tuesday the Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office, along with the Lincoln Parish Narcotics Enforcement Team arrested one man for distribution of crack cocaine. Gregory Dewayne Scott, 42, of...
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11/06/2013
For the second time in a seven day period, the Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office along with the Lincoln Parish Narcotics Enforcement Team has arrested the same Louisiana Tech University student — this...
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11/06/2013
Ruston resident Dr. Allen Herbert did a double take several months ago when he a heard television commentator talking about a soon-to-be-released movie based on Solomon Northup’s memoir “Twelve Years...
11/06/2013
The Louisiana Chapter of North American Hunters for Heroes will host a deer hunt for veterans Saturday. Donnie Vocker, founder of the Louisiana chapter, said the event came about after helping...
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11/06/2013
The Choudrant Fire Department still has approximately 30 tickets left for their 52-week gun raffle, which began in September. Overall, only 1,000 tickets were made available, but residents still have...