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The application deadline to become a vendor for the 44th annual Juneteenth Heritage Festival is 5 p.m. June 10. Yanise Days, a member of the Grambling Juneteenth Heritage Festival Committee, said interested persons may pick up an application at Grambling City Hall, download one from the city of Grambling’s website at cityofgrambling.org or request one via email at gramblingjuneteenth@hotmail.com. The vendor fee is $50 and accepted forms of payment of the fee are cash, check or a money order made payable to the Grambling Economic Development Corporation. Vendor applications are open to the...

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06/14/2013
Red, white and blue is the color of the day as the Veterans of Foreign Wars Louisiana Post 3615 Ruston, along with Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home, conducted a Flag Day ceremony today at Forest...
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06/14/2013
Mark DeCoster, the James E. Wyche III Endowed Professor in Biomedical Engineering at Louisiana Tech University, and his team of researchers are featured in a cover story in the latest edition of...
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06/13/2013
It has been 15 years since Ruby Smith has seen her engagement ring and a pair of diamond earrings she lost along with her purse. But, that all changed when a phone call from Dominique Daigle, of...
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06/13/2013
Ruston’s City Council considered resolutions leading to improvements at the Ruston Regional Airport and the Central Fire Station during last week’s monthly meeting at City Hall. Aldermen passed a...
06/13/2013
The City of Grambling is putting out an open call for bakers, cooks and chefs who would like to display their talents in preparing desserts. An event scheduled as part of Grambling’s 2013 Juneteenth...
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06/13/2013
Among the bareback riders and steer wrestlers at this year’s Louisiana Peach Festival Rodeo there will be something unique to Ruston: actors, actresses and a film director. During the rodeo, the...
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06/12/2013
Ruston native Travis Woods once sat in the crowd at the Peach Jam in Downtown Ruston and listened to artists play music from the Railroad Park stage. Then he played from the same stage four years...
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06/12/2013
Drive down a backroad in Lincoln Parish and what do you see? Dogs. Jessica McCann, owner of Passion for Pups, described the same thing along Louisiana Highway 152 where she lives. “There are about...
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06/12/2013
Southwestern Energy continues to progress in Union Parish with its latest well, the “Upshaw” well, being drilled west of Spearsville. The company has recently faced controversy due to the extraction...
06/12/2013
The Veteran of Foreign Wars Louisiana Post 3615 Ruston, along with Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home, will conduct a Flag Day ceremony at Forest Lawn Memorial Park at 10 a.m. Friday. Local Boy and...