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At 8 a.m. Saturday, Mayor Ronny Walker will ring the opening bell and begin the ninth season of the Ruston Farmers Market. Things will be a little different this season though, as the market will be located in a covered, open-air building at 220 E. Mississippi Avenue. “The building, a former city of Ruston warehouse, has been freshened and opened up and includes an outdoor sitting area with a stage and ADA-compliant restrooms,” Jean McWeeney, president of North Louisiana Farm Fresh, said. Louisiana Tech University’s Mural Art class designed and painted a mural on the new building, McWeeney...

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07/28/2013
Four Ruston residents have been arrested in the initial sweeps of the Lincoln Parish Narcotics Enforcement Team’s Operation Summer Heat. Operation Summer Heat is an ongoing effort by LPNET to crack...
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07/28/2013
Football and fashion collided at Squire Creek Country Club Thursday, scoring a big win for the Boys and Girls Clubs of North Central Louisiana in the process. Louisiana Tech’s football program...
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07/28/2013
Some people drudge through their morning routine mentally preparing themselves for another day of a job they tolerate. Byron Miller, however, is passionate about education. “I think (education) was...
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07/26/2013
All parties in the accident occurring at approximately 9:20 a.m. Thursday have been released from the hospital with reportedly no major injuries. Ruston Fire Department Public Information Officer...
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07/26/2013
In November, the Lincoln Parish School Board plans to ask voters to approve an additional 10-year extension on the Ruston District No. 1 millage tax to pay for more than $20 million of capital outlay...
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07/26/2013
Summer goes out with a splash. In recent years area residents and their beloved dogs have had the chance to take a swim and cool off from the hot summer days. This is the fourth year the K9 Pool...
07/26/2013
For a decade area residents have been able to show their support for Ruston High School’s Bearcat Belles. As usual, the Dinner and Style Show will feature a performance, style show and silent auction...
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07/25/2013
At approximately 9:30 a.m. today, an 18-wheeler collided with a vehicle at the intersection of Eagle Drive and North Service Road East. At least one individual was airlifted away from the scene....
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07/25/2013
A sweet natured dog rescued by 4 Paws, Inc., in need of help is set to undergo emergency surgery today or no later than Friday. Sue Martin, president of 4 Paws Rescue, Inc. in Ruston said that Deuce...
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07/25/2013
Ten students from elementary, junior high and high schools around the region recently completed the week-long Science Technology Engineering Math (STEM) Student Experience summer science program at...