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Approximately 86 local businesses will partner with 20 Lincoln Parish schools to help with community outreach programs through the 2016-17 school year. The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce and Lincoln Parish ACHIEVE collaboration celebrated the programs ninth year with a kick-off event and luncheon Tuesday at the Ruston Civic Center. Melanie Colvin, Lincoln Preparatory School assistant director, said the program helps in a number of ways including helping fund several scheduled events at the school such as teacher appreciation day, incentive activities and parent-teacher conferences. “We...

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10/17/2013
Lincoln Parish School Board members were treated to some good news and some not-so-good news during their recent regularly scheduled meeting held midday on Wednesday at Choudrant High School.
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10/17/2013
At the monthly meeting of the Lincoln Parish Fire District No. 1 Board of Commissioners on Tuesday night, commissioners appointed Donnie Watson as the new interim fire chief until Chief Dennis Ford...
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10/17/2013
The homecoming game will begin at 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Joe Aillet Stadium. Louisiana Tech’s 2013 Homecoming court was announced recently. The king and queen will be named during halftime of Saturday...
10/17/2013
Another theatrical performance is on tap for Ruston residents. The Louisiana Tech University’s School of the Performing Arts will put on a production of John Patrick Shanley’s award-winning drama, “...
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10/17/2013
Ruston had simple beginnings: founded by merchants relocating in hopes of the railroad soon to follow. Among these pioneers were W.A.J. Lewis of the mercantile store Kidd and Lewis from the banks of...
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10/17/2013
The word is out about Ruston’s alternative to the Office of Motor Vehicles. Lagniappe Auto Title, which opened its doors in February, has already seen numerous repeat customers who need to get auto...
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10/17/2013
The students at Lincoln Parish Early Childhood Center have had a busy month! We kicked off October with an exciting field trip to the Ruston Fire Station. This outing took place during Fire Safety...
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10/17/2013
Under the direction of instructor Randall Elliott, the Ruston High School Eco Car Team is already busy with its design and preparation for the 2014 Shell Eco Marathon competition. The eighth annual...
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10/17/2013
Kindergarten news Glen View Elementary kindergarten students are enjoying the cooler weather and are looking forward to the upcoming October activities and field trips. This month, we are talking...
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10/16/2013
Sue McFadden, left, helps Betty Snowden, right, with a bowl of red beans and rice during Christian Community Action’s annual Poor Man’s Supper Tuesday at the Ruston Civic Center. The event was hosted...