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Peach preserves are a pretty sweet treat this time of year. Preserving memories of Ruston’s Mitcham Orchard is a pretty sweet idea for all time. And that’s what current Ruston resident and Louisiana Tech University graduate Ron Coody has done in writing his book, “The Ruston Peach Family,” a collection of memories about the Mitcham Peach Orchard. After attending Tech from 1982-86 and graduating with a degree in microbiology, Coody went on to earn a Master of Divinity from the Anderson School of Theology in Indiana and later a PhD in Intercultural Studies from Concordia Theological Seminary. “...

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07/31/2013
On Saturday, the Ruston Police Department received information from the United States Marshal’s Service regarding a fugitive from Baltimore, Md., that was currently in the Ruston area. The...
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07/31/2013
All around Ruston on Friday and Saturday, volunteers for the Weekend of the Cross, or “Christians Reaching Out in the Savior’s Service,” of Trinity United Methodist Church could be seen painting,...
07/31/2013
Affordable Colleges Online (AC Online), a web-based news site that provides students and parents with information about affordable higher education options, has once again ranked Louisiana Tech...
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07/30/2013
During the late night hours of Sunday and the early morning hours of Monday, a suspect or suspects reportedly committed the offenses of criminal damage to property/theft at Goose Creek Grocery....
07/30/2013
City of Grambling employees are facing at least a 10 percent pay cut following the results of an audit released Monday by Legislative Auditor Daryl Purpera. That audit, performed by the certified...
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07/30/2013
Originally planned to take place at Fraser Park, the Wilbert Ellis Baseball Clinic was held at the Greenwood Recreation Center Saturday. Grambling State University Hall of Famer Coach Wilbert Ellis...
07/30/2013
It can be tough for any parent to understand all of the things going on with their child’s education. But, for the parents of children with special needs it can be especially difficult to understand...
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07/29/2013
One of the more dangerous intersections in Ruston has become safer thanks to work being done by the City of Ruston’s Public Works Department. The right of way area on a raised yard at the corner of...
07/29/2013
Approximately 2,300 Lincoln Parish residents lost power late Friday night into early Saturday morning as another storm hit the area. Darrell Caraway, utility manager for the City of Ruston, said a...
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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...