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An artist’s life is not always easy. Sarah Albritton is proof of that. When she was young, her mother, feeling she could not raise Albritton and her sisters, left them with various family members. Albritton ended up with her uncle, helping out and going to school. When she was 9, she began her first job as a dishwasher and cook at a local restaurant. “When I was 9, I started cooking at the Tech Hitching Post,” she said. “I was the dishwasher at night after school.” From there, she moved from restaurant to restaurant cooking for the people of Ruston. Then, when she got married, she started her...

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07/03/2013
Jenna Price Carpenter, associate dean for undergraduate studies and the Wayne and Juanita Spinks Professor of Mathematics and Statistics in Louisiana Tech University’s College of Engineering and...
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07/03/2013
A new cabinet of officers for the Ruston Lions Club was elected and installed at a recent installation banquet. Serving as president for the 2013-2014 year will be Perry Lassiter (third from left...
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07/03/2013
The Lincoln High School Class of 1963 celebrated their 50th class reunion May 23-26 in Ruston. An overnight bus trip to Little Rock, Ark., Memphis, Tenn., and Tunica, Miss., was one of the highlights...
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07/02/2013
Tom Faber would love it if a few months from now he drove around Ruston and saw beehives in everyone’s backyard. “I remember driving through the country when I was younger, and everybody had hives...
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07/02/2013
For the first time in more than 30 years, the Lincoln Parish Detention Center is now under the control of the Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office. On Monday morning, a small group of family members and...
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07/02/2013
The city of Ruston is saying goodbye to one of its former finest following the death of longtime Police Department Officer and Interim Chief of Police Charles McIntire. McIntire died Sunday at the...
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07/01/2013
Workers on the downtown sidewalk construction project got a little break Friday afternoon as First National Bank of Ruston fed them a hamburger and sausage lunch with chips and drinks. Manning the...
07/01/2013
Troopers assigned to Louisiana State Police Troop F responded to a single vehicle fatal crash on Helmer Road west of Louisiana Highway 151 at 10:24 a.m. Sunday. The preliminary investigation...
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07/01/2013
Cathi Cox-Boniol, Lincoln Parish Schools ACHIEVE coordinator, returned from a trip to South Louisiana with a new perspective on science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education in...
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07/01/2013
MONROE — University of Monroe junior Jaden Leach, 21, was crowned Miss Louisiana Saturday night at the Monroe Civic Center. Leach, 21, a political science major, was crowned by predecessor Lauren...