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The Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Department wants to return to a time when neighbors knew each other. To that end, the department’s Community Service Division held an informal public meeting Thursday night to discuss plans for reviving the Neighborhood Watch program. “We’re just trying to get our community back together,” division Commander Major Kirk Taylor told about a dozen people gathered at the parish public safety complex. Revitalizing Neighborhood Watch is part of Sheriff Mike Stone’s pledge that his department becomes more involved in the community. Deputies said the program, patterned...

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10/14/2013
4 Paws Rescue Inc. celebrated their new location with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and Fall Festival on Saturday. The event also served as a fundraiser for the volunteer pet rescue organization. Above...
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10/14/2013
In recognition of Bullying Awareness Month the alumnae chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. held a prevention and informational workshop Saturday. Topics covered included cyber bullying,...
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10/14/2013
The Louisiana Legislative Auditor’s office has released findings on the Boys and Girls Clubs of North Central Louisiana that brought up internal control issues. The findings stated that during the...
10/14/2013
Louisiana Tech University’s Alumni Association, in conjunction with the university’s Student Government Association and various student organizations, academic colleges, athletics department and...
10/13/2013
Area voters have the opportunity to hear from candidates seeking the open 5th District Congressional seat during a forum Monday sponsored by the local Tea Party. The event is open to the public and...
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10/13/2013
At 6 p.m. Thursday hundreds of people wearing every color wigs flocked to Squire Creek Country Club for the third annual Wiggin’ Out breast cancer fundraising event, which raised more than $26,000....
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10/13/2013
Ruston High School alumni, faculty and former faculty sang the school’s praises Friday during the annual RHS Alumni Association’s Awards Luncheon. “How can you fail, going to Ruston High School? You...
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10/13/2013
Join Simsboro First Baptist Church as it celebrates its 125th Anniversary today. The celebration will begin at 9:30 a.m. and there will be no Sunday School. The church will be “Remembering Yesterday...
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10/13/2013
The fourth annual ARToberfest put on by the North Central Louisiana Arts Council was successful yet again. The event celebrated a variety of styles of beer from regional home brewers to Marsala...
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10/13/2013
Bobby Gray, treasurer of the Lincoln Parish Police Jury, was recently elected to the Board of Directors for the Louisiana Government Finance Officers Association. “It was an extreme honor when they...