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Traffic along a stretch of Celebrity Drive between Eagle Drive and Commerce Street in north Ruston is flowing again now that a $750,000 road revamp project is done. City officials, along with business representatives, cut a ribbon officially re-opened the roadway Wednesday. They say the upgrades will not only enhance safety but also improve transportation. “It’s taking one of the main economic thoroughfares and putting it in good shape,” Ruston Mayor Ronny Walker said about the project. Celebrity Drive helps connect the area between the I-20 north service road and state Highway 33. The...

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08/21/2013
Submitted photo- Pictured is Glen View Elementary School volunteer reader Sheriff Mike Stone. Volunteer reader, Lincoln Parish Sheriff Mike Stone said, “It was a pure joy to be a volunteer reader...
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08/20/2013
A $3,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for more than $10,000 in damage done to the new Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity house on Western...
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08/20/2013
BATON ROUGE (AP) — The field of candidates has grown larger in the special election to fill the 5th District congressional seat representing northeast and central Louisiana, as qualifying entered its...
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08/20/2013
For the City of Ruston, there is someone who deals with consumer affairs, and connects customers to the appropriate department where they can assess and deal with those issues in a timely manner....
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08/20/2013
A Dubach man was arrested early this morning after an altercation landed another man in the hospital. According to the arrest affidavit, the Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call at...
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08/20/2013
With the Ruston Parks and Recreation fall softball league nearing it’s start, the last day to sign up a new team will be Wednesday. The fee is $280. There are three leagues: Men’s E Class, Coed and...
08/19/2013
A combination of skyrocketing retirement costs and flat sales tax collections has caused the City of Ruston to tighten its financial belt for the coming fiscal year, but officials say the city is in...
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08/19/2013
Grambling State University’s Dunbar Hall will play host to Chicano-artist Richard Lou through Sept. 19, and will conclude with a lecture on that day. Lou is a professor and chair of the Department of...
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08/19/2013
Construction is underway on Ruston’s first Zaxby’s restaurant, a Southeast favorite for chicken fingers and wings. Licensees Ray Anding and Randall McDonald plan to open the new quick-casual...
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08/19/2013