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A guilty verdict was handed down for Cameron Mays on Thursday afternoon. Cameron Kinte Mays, 29, was found guilty by a six-man and six-woman jury on all three charges — aggravated rape, aggravated kidnapping and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. The 3rd Judicial District Court Trial began Monday with jury selection, and proceeded with testimonies by the victim, roommate of the victim, Ruston Police Department officers and forensic investigators. The jury’s verdict was unanimous on the first two counts, and 11-1 on the rape charge. Deliberations lasted about an hour and a half. The...

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05/11/2013
More than 500 Grambling State University undergraduate and graduate students walked out of the Frederick C. Hobdy Assembly Center Friday afternoon with new degrees, and some of them can now be called...
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05/11/2013
Morgan Pressley performed in Railroad Park for Ruston’s Teen Challenge, part of a statewide Louisiana Teen Challenge program held Saturday. The group sponsored a walk before eating lunch and...
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05/11/2013
Ruston’s Rotary Club recently wrapped up its 2012-13 Student of the Year program by presenting its annual scholarship awards. According to Scholarship Program Coordinator Diane Hunter, criteria for...
05/11/2013
Kindergarten news The Glen View Elementary staff would like to express our thanks to all of our wonderful parents. They truly made Teacher Appreciation Week a memorable one! It’s hard to believe...
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05/11/2013
State Literary Rally Cedar Creek was named for the ninth year in a row Division IV Sweepstakes Winner for its outstanding performance at the 2013 North Louisiana High School Literary Rally. At the...
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05/11/2013
The Lincoln Club proudly announces the recipients of its annual Middle Grades Student of the Year Awards. Each student was honored at the May 3 luncheon and presented an award of achievement by club...
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05/11/2013
Congratulations to the newest state champion team at Ruston High School! The Ruston’s Future Farmers of America Dairy Cattle Judging Team won the State Championship at the Louisiana State Dairy...
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05/11/2013
Rick Guillot and Shelly Clark with the Big Whit 77 Foundation recently attended a senior assembly at Ruston High School to present eight RHS students with the prestigious Whit’s Warriors Scholarship...
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05/11/2013
Armand Burch, store manager at Crow Burlingame in Ruston, attended the 2013 Bumper to Bumper conference in Branson, Mo., the first week of April. Burch was one of 16 people to qualify for the AC...
05/11/2013
FIRST ASSEMBLY OF GOD First Assembly of God “Living in the Spirit” class is at 9:45 a.m. Sundays. Children’s church is at 10:45 a.m. Nursery up through age 3 is provided at 10:45 a.m. Sundays and by...