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Ruston residents have the opportunity to show their support for local law enforcement agencies and each other during an All Lives Matter rally set for 6:30 p.m. July 31 at the Lincoln Parish Library Events Center. The rally is sponsored by the city of Ruston and is the idea of District 2 Alderwoman Angela Mayfield and Shonta Kelly. “It started just looking at Facebook and the various things that are going on in country, the killings and things that are senseless,” Kelly said. She said she doesn’t want the violence to spread to Ruston and believes the way to keep that from happening is for...

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09/13/2013
Even a red sea of Bulldog fans couldn’t prevent Tulane from taking a 24-15 win over Louisiana Tech University on Thursday before a Red-Out game crowd of 22,035 at Joe Aillet Stadium.
09/13/2013
At approximately 3 p.m. Thursday, a chemical explosion took place at Pine Ridge Apartments in Simsboro. The explosion took place in the bathroom of Rachael Aulds’ apartment. “I was in the apartment...
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09/13/2013
Operation Summer Heat yielded three more arrests on Thursday. At 6:15 a.m. Thursday, the Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office along with the Ruston Police SWAT team served a search warrant of the...
09/13/2013
Declaring Lincoln Parish’s participation in the nation’s annual “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” drunk driving crackdown a major success, the Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office reported four drunk...
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09/13/2013
Lincoln Parish is keeping up with its reputation as a pilot parish and getting a first-hand look at the future of preschool education in the state of Louisiana. As with many other programs, the...
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09/12/2013
At approximately 1:30 p.m. Wednesday a charcoal grey Ford F-150 was traveling north on Everett Street when he reportedly ran the red light intersection of Everett Street and Alabama Avenue. According...
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09/12/2013
The Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office apprehended one male for carnal knowledge of a juvenile at 11:54 p.m. on Wednesday. Carlos Dewayne Thomas II, 19, of 10805 U.S. Highway 151, Dubach, was arrested...
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09/12/2013
Popcorn, celebrities and the red carpet are thoughts far from a person’s mind when thinking of Ruston. However, coming up Saturday there will be a premiere showing of “Liar,” a new suspense thriller...
09/12/2013
Whether it is through Louisiana Tech University or Grambling State University, Ruston is fortunate to have such an arts presence within the community. This time it will be Tech playing host to a...
09/12/2013
While the state might be red as a whole, according to the Louisiana Voter Registration database there are more registered Democrats in Lincoln Parish than there are Republicans. Now, there is a...