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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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10/23/2013
The weather is cooling off, but things are just now starting to heat up at the Ruston Fire Department. At 10 a.m. Saturday RFD is teaming up with local junior high and high school Future Business...
10/23/2013
BATON ROUGE (AP) — A nearly weeklong boycott by the Grambling State University's football team including forfeiting its game at Jackson State has made more people aware of the campus's financial...
10/22/2013
As he prepared to journey to Baton Rouge to meet with the University of Louisiana Board of Supervisors today, Grambling State University President Frank G. Pogue expressed his pleasure that on Monday...
10/22/2013
The Lincoln Parish Library is showing their support for troops throughout the entire month of November. Opening on Veterans day, the “Hall of Heroes” exhibit will be on display in the Chautauqua...
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10/22/2013
Early reports indicate that a fire on Louisiana Highway 3072 will likely result in a total loss. Lincoln Parish and Ruston Fire Department officials were still on scene as of deadline, and no further...
10/22/2013
Business Insider, a news and information website providing financial, tech, entertainment, media and digital industry analysis and commentary, has ranked Louisiana Tech University No. 5 in the nation...
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10/22/2013
At 2:16 p.m. Monday, Ruston Fire Department received a 911 call for a possible house fire on Northwood Drive caused by oversized light bulbs in a light fixture. Eric Brazzel, public education...
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10/21/2013
The city of Ruston has won a safety award from the international Water Environment Federation for an accident-free year at the north wastewater treatment plant. The George W. Burke Jr. Facility...
10/21/2013
October is breast cancer awareness month and the month is winding down, but Northern Louisiana Medical Center, partnered with First National Bank, the Ensure Agency and Hampton Inn, is making one...
10/21/2013
The Louisiana Legislative Auditor’s Office says it will continue to monitor two areas of deficiency noted in a recent audit of the Ruston-based Louisiana United Methodist Children and Family Services...