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05/24/2018 - 11:55am
First grade Principal’s List: Ian Cho, Dakota Embrey, Brayden Ginn, Hagen Hay, Sydney Hearne, London Henderson, Emily Thompson and Dakerion Williams. A Honor Roll: Kaydien Hayes, Kristen Huerta Tobares, Olivia Otwell, Corbin Privitor and Levi Stephenson. A-B Honor Roll: Daniel Arenas, Quentin...
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05/24/2018 - 12:02pm
Ruston’s Rotary Club recently wrapped up the 2017-18 Student of the Year program by presenting its annual scholarship awards. Coordinated throughout the year by Chris Barr, the program honored outstanding seniors from Bethel Christian, Cedar Creek, Choudrant High, Lincoln Preparatory, Ruston High...
05/24/2018 - 12:17pm
The Ruston Lincoln Convention & Visitors Bureau is now accepting applications for their matching grant program called “Make It Happen.” This is a tourism development matching grant program that aims to help create and fund special events that will attract visitors to Lincoln Parish, according...
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05/24/2018 - 12:26pm
Born out of a desire to make a positive contribution to the epidemic companion pet overpopulation, the mass euthanizations of healthy dogs, puppies, cats and kittens, and the neglect and abuse of companion animals, Katherine Able said she created and produced “The Depth of Dogs.” The film is the...
05/24/2018 - 12:28pm
Potentially more than 200 Lincoln Parish workers could be looking for new jobs later this summer after the Ardagh Group glass plant in Simsboro announced Wednesday plans for downtime starting in July. That news has increased tensions at the plant. Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office Chief Criminal...

Announcements

Emily Compton, of Ruston, and Braden Thomas Hilton, of Ruston, were united in holy matrimony at 4 p.m. May 5 at First Baptist Church in Ruston. The double ring ceremony was officiated by the Rev. Josh Sanderson. The bride is the daughter of Linnea Allen, of Ruston, and John Compton, of Shreveport....
Emily Compton, of Ruston, and Braden Hilton, of Ruston, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage. The bride-elect is the daughter of Linnea and Teddy Allen, of Ruston, and John and Karen Compton, of Shreveport. Emily is the granddaughter of William Compton, of Shreveport, and the late...

Sports

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BILOXI, Miss. — Mother Nature made tough going for the Conference USA Baseball Tournament on Wednesday.

Multiple lengthy lightning delays...

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TAMPA, Fla. — Louisiana Tech Track and Field has qualified eight entries into the 2018 NCAA East Preliminary Track and Field Championships, which...

Experiencing Paris is something a lot of Americans dream of.

They long to visit France’s capital to see the historic attractions like they...

Editorials

After finishing its second complete school year, Lincoln Preparatory School graduated 39 students receiving more than $1.2 million in Merit Based Scholarships, all receiving...
Hurricane Audrey. Hurricane Betsy. Hurricane Camille. Hurricane Katrina. Those are just some of the major storms that have socked Louisiana over the last 60 years. On average...