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Since its beginning in 2014, The Peach Stop Passport Game has been helping direct potential customers to the Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce members in the time leading up to the Louisiana Peach Festival. “Now, heading into its third year, it’s enjoyed by the business owners and players alike,” according to the Chamber website. “The foremost goal of this event is to encourage Lincoln Parish residents and non-residents alike, to show support to small businesses in this community.” The 2016 Peach Stop game will run from June 20 to June 25, and participants will have a week to visit as many...

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05/31/2013
Two Ruston natives were shot and killed in the early morning hours of May 26 in a Dallas nightclub near the downtown area. According to police reports, brothers Christopher Ferguson, 22, and Cecil...
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05/30/2013
When Amanda Serio and her husband, John, first read about LifeHouse Ministries, they laughed. Spiritual movement? Reflective gardening? “We thought it sounded too New Age,” Serio said. But when a...
05/30/2013
Lincoln Parish received good news and bad news last week when fourth and eighth grade LEAP scores were announced. Donna Doss, school improvement and accountability coordinator, said that the numbers...
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05/30/2013
After a year of talent rehearsals, dress fittings, mock interviews and physical fitness preparations, two Lincoln Parish teens are currently competing in the Miss Louisiana’s Outstanding Teen pageant...
05/30/2013
The Teen Summer Reading Program offers a way to keep teen minds sharp over summer downtime. This summer’s theme is “Beneath the Surface.” Things will kick off with a “Survive the Summer” event at 6:...
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05/29/2013
After spending four years in the U.S. Marine Corps and serving in Afghanistan, Sgt. Brendan O’Toole wanted to find a way to help and support his fellow veterans. So he took a cue from a fellow Marine...
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05/29/2013
A man is in jail after a fight he was in ended badly for the other person involved. Maj. Stephen Williams, spokesman for the Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office, said the office received reports on May...
05/29/2013
From 2 -4 p.m. today the Lincoln Parish Library will kick-off its 2013 summer reading program at the Lincoln Parish Library Events Center. The library encourages residents to take this opportunity to...
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05/29/2013
The National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) announced approximately 2,500 winners of National Merit Scholarships financed by United States colleges and universities. Officials of each sponsor...
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05/28/2013
Beginning July 1, Louisiana Tech University will officially be under new leadership. Though the school and community have expressed sadness at seeing current President Dan Reneau step down, they have...