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Leader photos by T. SCOTT BOATRIGHT Top photo: From left, Sadie Smith, Sadie McGill and Savannah Dorking, Louisiana Tech University cheerleaders, wave to the Louisiana Peach Festival 2016’s “A Peach of My Heart” Parade crowd Saturday in downtown Ruston. Pictured right, Burris Wollsieffer, Monster Moto CEO, was the grand marshal for this year’s parade.

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05/31/2016
Another suspect in the April shooting outside Legends Nightclub in Grambling has been arrested. Claude Steveland Hyde, 33, of 9915 Maplewood St., Bellflower, California, was booked into the Lincoln...
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05/31/2016
Open since 1965, Burt’s Automotive closed its doors Thursday. Bill Burt, owner, said the station, located on Cooktown Road, has been in his family since it first opened its doors more than 50 years...
05/28/2016
The College of Education’s Clinical Residency Research Center had its first cohort of TEAM Model clinical interns graduate from Louisiana Tech University’s spring commencement. This was the second...
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05/28/2016
Madden L. “Buddy” Nelson never saw the light of day the entire three years he was stationed in the European Theater of World War II. As a member of the Army Air Corps 416th Night Flight Squadron, the...
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05/28/2016
Editor’s note: This is the fourth in a series on the ongoing construction of Lincoln Parish schools. ••• Construction at Ruston Junior High School on additional classrooms and gym are moving along...
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05/27/2016
School has ended for the summer, but that doesn’t mean that learning has to end, too. Bricks 4 Kidz, an educational organization that helps children learn through the use of LEGO bricks, will have...
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05/27/2016
The Lincoln Parish Library held its Summer Reading Kick Off Thursday in the Events Center. Library staff set up an obstacle course for the smaller readers, while the teens and adults shared a gaming...
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05/27/2016
Whether it is Buddy Ball or Ruston Parks and Recreation Softball, Lincoln Parish has a special connection to hometown sports. Now, with the help of the Smithsonian, the Lincoln Parish Library will...
05/26/2016
Since its beginning in 2014, The Peach Stop Passport Game has been helping direct potential customers to the Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce members in the time leading up to the Louisiana Peach...
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05/26/2016
Grambling State University recently announced Interim Police Chief Howard Caviness as the university’s permanent police chief. Caviness, who served in the interim position for 23 months, said it felt...