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Saturday, July 23, 2016 - 11:28pm
Ruston residents have the opportunity to show their support for local law enforcement agencies and each other during an All Lives Matter rally set for 6:30 p.m. July 31 at the Lincoln Parish Library Events Center. The rally is sponsored by the city of Ruston and is the idea of District 2 Alderwoman Angela Mayfield and Shonta Kelly. “It started just looking at Facebook and the various things that are going on in country, the killings and things that are senseless,” Kelly said. She said she doesn’t want the violence to spread to Ruston and believes the way to keep that from happening is for...

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06/04/2013
Twenty-seven teens from across the state competed for the title of Miss Louisiana’s Outstanding Teen this past weekend at the University of Louisiana at Monroe’s Brown Auditorium. More than $12,000...
06/04/2013
Area women have a chance to become summer singers and participate in Piney Hills Harmony’s annual show Aug. 24. The Sweet Adelines chorus, which is based in Ruston but draws members from across North...
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06/03/2013
Bricks 4 Kidz, a franchise of which recently opened up in Ruston, allows children to learn science, math, engineering and technology all by building models with Lego bricks and motors. Sarah Wages,...
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06/03/2013
For some people, the Louisiana Peach Festival is all about the fruit, the parade or the music. For others, it’s all about the shopping experience that is wholly unique to the annual Ruston festival...
06/03/2013
Louisiana Tech University has been ranked No. 21 in the nation for providing its graduates with the best returns on their investments (ROI) in their college educations, according to a new report...
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06/03/2013
Dr. Jenna P. Carpenter, associate dean for the College of Engineering and Science at Louisiana Tech University, has been elected to a term as First Vice President of the Mathematical Association of...
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06/01/2013
At approximately 5:36 p.m. Friday, Troopers assigned to Louisiana State Police Troop F responded to a single-vehicle fatal crash on Interstate 20 about 12 miles west of Ruston. The preliminary...
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06/01/2013
The wait for some of the area’s sweetest treats is about over as local growers have started harvesting this year’s peach crop. And with the 2013 Louisiana Peach Festival less than a month away, that’...
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06/01/2013
Ladies from across the parish will vie for one of the titles of the annual City of Grambling Juneteenth Heritage Festival from 7-9 p.m. Friday in the T.H. Harris Auditorium on the campus of Grambling...
06/01/2013
Members from Louisiana’s six chapters of Epsilon Sigma Alpha International are meeting in Ruston this weekend for the state’s 34th annual convention of the women’s leadership, service and...