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Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 10:48am
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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Louisiana Tech University will hold its spring commencement ceremony at 10 a.m. May 21 at the Thomas Assembly Center with John Hofmeister, founder and chief executive for Citizens for Affordable...
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From left, Le’Ana Leonard, Grambling Chamber of Commerce Secretary Pamela McIntyre and Mary Flournoy wait for customers at the Grambling Farmer’s Market Saturday.