SUbscriber Login | NEW SUBSCRIPTION  

Top News

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 11:18am
sanders.jpg
Leon Sanders has been appointed to handle operations by the University of Louisiana System at Grambling State University beginning Friday. GSU’s vice president of finance and administration will take over following former president Willie Larkin’s resignation June 23 at the University of Louisiana Board of Supervisors meeting. Larkin’s resignation is effective starting Thursday. Sanders will coordinate with the UL System on all personnel, academic and financial decisions. “Grambling State University has experienced an unusual number of leadership changes in the past 25 years and the system...

News

  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
pageant.jpg
06/10/2016
Each year, more than a dozen little girls put on their best dresses and happiest smiles in the hopes of becoming the next Princess Peach. This year, these young ladies will get that chance at 10 a.m...
06/09/2016
Officials with the Federal Emergency Management Agency identified three potential locations in Grambling that could qualify for damage reimbursement as the result of the March flooding. The Grambling...
060916 DogDays C.jpg
06/09/2016
Through a partnership between the city of Ruston, Louisiana Tech University Orientation and the Meet Me on Main Street Alliance, incoming honor students were welcomed with a concert Wednesday...
jones.jpg
06/09/2016
Grambling Mayor Ed Jones has been elected president of the World Conference of Mayors. Jones was selected during the group’s recent meeting in Washington, D.C. The nonprofit, nonpolitical...
06/09/2016
Musician Rick Kelley will perform at 2 p.m. Friday at the Lincoln Parish Library Events Center. Hailing from Michigan, Kelley focuses on the importance of reading and invites all local children and...
06/08/2016
The Lincoln Parish School Board has approved Vista Construction Group of Monroe’s $1.5 million bid to add new classrooms, a soccer facility, a new roof on the auditorium and a new floor for the girls...
06/08/2016
The Building and Grounds Committee discussed plans for a parking lot and drainage improvements at Choudrant High School’s sports complex and plans to expand the parking lot at Ruston High School. The...
061415 Princess Peach DA C.jpg
06/08/2016
Each year, more than a dozen little girls put on their best dresses and happiest smiles in the hopes of becoming the next Princess Peach. This year, 18 young ladies will get that chance at 10 a.m....
06/08/2016
For those who enjoy expressing themselves through the written word, the Lincoln Parish Library has announced an opportunity for them to share their work with the community. Margie Mealer, head of...
06/07/2016
Moving Ruston Forward has officially begun. The Board of Alderman approved an ordinance Monday night authorizing the city to start collecting the three-quarter-cent sales tax that will help fund the...