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The prosecution in the case against alleged rapist Cameron Mays rested during Wednesday’s court proceedings. Prosecutor Mike Ruddick alleged that Mays, on or about June 4, 2012, committed aggravated rape, aggravated kidnapping and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. Beginning at 9 a.m. today defense attorney James Buckley will begin his portion of the case. Testimonies during the morning portion of Wednesday’s trial included that of Ruston Police Department investigator Clint Williams, who tied accused rapist Mays to the residence where the victim was allegedly assaulted. Williams...

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03/28/2013
Jeremy Davis and the Fabulous Equinox Quintet will present a jazz concert at 6:30 p.m. April 9 in the Library Events Center. Admission is free; however tickets are required and are available at the...
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03/27/2013
All radio shows look to reach the mountaintop when it comes to dominating the local airwaves. And it sure helps when you have a Mountain Man to get there. That’s what happened for KXKZ 107.5-FM, as...
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03/27/2013
The ALS Association Louisiana-Mississippi Chapter has expanded its care services program in North Louisiana with the hire of Sarah Spivey, who will serve as care services coordinator.
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03/27/2013
Name: Debbie Allen Time in Lincoln Parish: I was born and raised in Ruston. My parents are Bobby and Vernell Willett. Schools: I graduated Ruston High School in 1975 and attended Louisiana Tech...
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03/27/2013
The guitarists are practicing their riffs, the rappers are spit­ting their best bars and the sing­ers are warming up their cords, all in preparation for 3 Docs In­die Night. On Thursday, 3 Docs Brew...
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03/27/2013
A Ruston man was arrested on Tuesday for allegedly distributing cocaine within the parish. According to the arrest affidavit, at approximately 3:45 p.m. Tuesday LPNET agents executed a search warrant...
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03/26/2013
Throughout the month of March, women are honored for their contributions to history. This year, the focus has been on women in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math. Locally, there...
03/26/2013
If Ruston did not exist, there probably wouldn’t be a Louisiana Tech University. If Tech didn’t exist, there probably wouldn’t be much of a Ruston. In order to bridge the two sub-communities together...
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03/26/2013
As a cardboard drawing of Abraham Lincoln’s face watched over Centennial Plaza, Louisiana Tech University students gathered recently to raise awareness about slavery in today’s society. Josh Norton,...
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03/26/2013
Tammy Davis, with the local chapter of “Senior Circle,” recently spoke at the noon meeting of the Ruston Lions Club. Davis told the group of the many events, opportunities, as well as member-only...