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The long-awaited Tarbutton Road project should be a step closer to going out for bids today. Ruston’s Board of Aldermen on Monday approved what officials hope is the final supplemental agreement with the state Department of Transportation and Development involving the project. Mayor Ronny Walker signed an agreement Monday evening and sent it overnight to DOTD administrators in Baton Rouge. “This agreement designates what part of the roadway around the junior high school is the state’s, is the city’s and is the parish’s,” Walker said. Tarbutton Road runs in front of Ruston Junior High School...

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05/02/2013
A Ruston home was damaged by fire Wednesday morning before Ruston Fire Department personnel extinguished the blaze. The RFD responded to a 911 call concerning a house fire on Arthur Drive around 10:...
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05/02/2013
A Monroe man was arrested in connection to an armed robbery that occurred in late March, in which he and an accomplice allegedly robbed a man at gunpoint in the Ruston area.
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05/02/2013
Anne Muckleroy, a sophomore communications design major at Louisiana Tech University, is the winner of the 2013 Louisiana Peach Festival poster contest. Muckleroy’s design is a series of 18 hand-...
05/02/2013
The Louisiana United Methodist Children and Family Services (LUMCFS) has announced that the Children’s Homes in Ruston, Mandeville and Sulphur will join communities, organizations and caring people...
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05/02/2013
Relay award Lincoln ACHIEVE sponsored a drawing for all school leaders who registered at least one “early bird” team for the upcoming Lincoln Parish Relay event. I.A. Lewis was the recipient of a...
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05/02/2013
The 1992 Simsboro High School alumnus was recently on campus for a special event with the student body. There she showcased her experiences as an administrative officer with the United Stated Navy...
05/02/2013
Hillcrest Elementary School has released the names of those students achieving the honor roll for the fifth six-week grading period. Principal’s List
05/02/2013
Registration for the 2013-14 school year for students in grades kindergarten through twelve have begun. All new students (except pre-k) need to be registered at the Lincoln Parish School Board Office...
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05/01/2013
Teams, individuals and activist clamored to Lincoln Parish Park setting a record in attendance to raise awareness and funds for Autism on April 27 during the first ever Hope for Autism 5k Run. “There...
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05/01/2013
Cyclists wanting to get out and hit the streets of Lincoln Parish will get their chance Saturday as the third edition of the Tour of Piney Hills is held. The completely changed event has a new...