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Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 12:50pm
Loyal Blue Weekend events celebrating Louisiana Tech’s home football game begin at 5:30 p.m. Friday in Railroad Park with kids’ activities, including inflatables and face painting. Tech spirit groups perform at 6 p.m. From 6:30 – 8:30 p.m., Code Blue and Flatliners perform on the Railroad Park Stage. At 8:30 p.m., the movie ‘Now You See Me 2’ will be show in the Quad on Tech campus. All Loyal Blue Weekend events are free and open to the public. On Saturday, fans can leave their vehicles downtown and catch the Tech Trolley at Railroad Park, to Joe Aillet Stadium beginning at 4 p.m. free of...

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The historic Heard Building, located at the intersection of East Railroad Avenue and South Vienna Street, may become an indoor food court, as per action taken Monday by Ruston’s Board of Aldermen....
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