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Ruston High School students will need to attend the annual RHS Prep Week to prepare for the upcoming school year. Ricky Durrett, RHS principal, said RHS Prep Week will take place from 8:30-11 a.m. Monday for seniors, Tuesday for juniors, Aug. 3 for sophomores and Aug. 4 for freshmen. All students will have to pay a $20 homeroom fee while seniors will have to pay an additional $10 graduation fee. In total, seniors must bring $30 on their Prep Week day. “The process is only 20-30 minutes long, but it is important for students to come,” Durrett said. Underclassmen who do not attend Prep Week...

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07/06/2016
The Lincoln Parish Library once again will host the Potpourri of Music program at 10 a.m. Friday in the Library Events Center. “Music that you will enjoy. That is what the Potpourri of Music program ...
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07/06/2016
Ruston police continue to round up suspects in a rash of citywide car burglaries and the theft of at least three vehicles. So far, two adults — Dontravious Reshard Holland, 19, of Ruston, and...
07/05/2016
Ruston residents need not fear a local outbreak of the mosquito-borne Zika virus, but they should be on guard against conditions that allow other disease-carrying mosquitoes to multiply. That’s the...
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07/05/2016
Temple Baptist Church held its 19th annual patriotic celebration Sunday evening. A large crowd gathered on the ground of the church to “Heal Our Land” through song and a fireworks display. Wayne...
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07/05/2016
Lincoln High School recently held a reunion for all classes which included a parade. Above, Beverly Levingston and her brother, Harry Levingston wave at passing float. Below, Grand Marshal Robert...
07/02/2016
Ruston police have made five arrests that they hope will begin to quell a string of under-carport thefts happening citywide. “As we speak, we are writing affidavits for more arrests,” Ruston Police...
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07/02/2016
A large crowd gathered Friday morning at the Lincoln Parish Safety Complex as members of the Lincoln parish Sheriff’s Office were re-sworn to office. Family and friends watched as several groups of...
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07/02/2016
Temple Baptist Church will try to “Heal Our Land” with the help of a standout singer-songwriter with local ties as it holds its 19th annual patriotic celebration starting at 7:30 p.m. today with...
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07/02/2016
To be Miss Louisiana, it takes more than just a pretty face, and Justine Ker, the newly crowned winner of the pageant, has the brains and inspirational quality to earn her title. The Ruston native —...
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07/02/2016
JPS Ford officially broke ground recently on its new dealership property on Gap Farm Road in Arcadia. The Bienville Parish Chamber of Commerce and the Arcadia Mayor’s Office, along with family and...