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Ruston residents want more dine-in restaurants, bowling, putt-putt golf, additional clothing stores, shoe stores and more places to buy sporting goods. Those were the top responses to a recent online survey conducted by the city. Some 1,964 people responded to the three-question survey that asked what eateries, entertainment options and shopping options residents would like to see come to Ruston. The survey was conducted only through social media and the city’s website. Officials plan to use the results as a starting point for business recruitment, city Economic Development Administrator...

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05/03/2013
A 6,000 square foot building with multiple occupants, including a 2,000 square foot flea market, was partially lost due to a fire that occurred shortly after midnight today. Eric Brazzel, public...
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05/03/2013
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05/03/2013
The Mt. Lebanon Historical Society will present its annual “Stage Coach Trail Day” starting at 11 a.m. Saturday. Presented for approximately 45 years, “Stage Coach Trail Day” will begin with the...
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05/03/2013
Cedar Creek High School captured its fifth consecutive state championship in Division IV of the Louisiana High School Athletic Association earlier this week with a 33-stroke (648-681) advantage over...
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05/03/2013
GRAMBLING — Some called her the “First Lady of Football.” Some called her “Queen.” And all of the approximately 125 people wished her happy birthday as Doris Robinson, widow of legendary Grambling...
05/03/2013
Drive through the heart of the Louisiana Tech University campus on Alabama Avenue these days and you will see the renovations of J.C. Love Field at Pat Patterson Park, the Lady Techster Softball...
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Lincoln Parish residents will walk a “Relay for Life” Friday as they participate in the American Cancer Society’s annual fundraising event. The 2013 Lincoln Parish Relay for Life is set to start at 6...
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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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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.