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07/14/2018 - 11:28pm
The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony recently for The Flying Burger. They offer burgers, shrimp, catfish and more and is located at 1108 Tech Drive in Ruston. The owner/operator is Scott Brasuell.
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07/14/2018 - 11:32pm
Dignataries from the Grambling City Council as well as Grambling State University were on hand Saturday as ground was broken on the site where what is being called “Legends Hotel” will be built.
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07/14/2018 - 11:34pm
Ruh-roh, Scooby-Doo fans, you don’t want to miss out on this. America’s favorite canine sleuth will be at the Ruston Post Office from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Wednesday to celebrate the release of a new forever stamp being issued in his honor. And yes, Scooby snacks will be available, too. The 12-stamp...
07/14/2018 - 11:35pm
Candidate qualifying for the Nov. 6 primary election begins at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Clerk of Court’s office located on the main floor of Lincoln Parish Courthouse. The qualifying period continues daily through 4:30 p.m. Friday. On the ballot: mayors and aldermen in Ruston, Choudrant, Dubach...
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07/14/2018 - 11:37pm
Grambling mayor Ed Jones announced Satruday he is running for re-election. The second-term mayor said he is running on the slogan “Project Progress” because he wants to continue enhancing economic development in the city. Jones said he wants to continue to build upon Legends Square’s success that...

Announcements

Ed and Elsie Spiller, of Ruston, recently celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary with an open house hosted by the couple’s family on July 7 at the Ruston Civic Center Peach Suite. Ed and Elsie have resided in Ruston since 1980 and are members of Temple Baptist Church. They were wed July 3, 1948.
Melvin and Wilnora Harris celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary on July 13. They have four children, Sharyon Mayfield, Tyrone Harris, Mrajorie Bell and Donna Joe; 12 grandchildren; and 25 great-grandchildren; and eight great-great-grandchildren.

Sports

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GRAMBLING — Eleven of Grambling’s greatest athletes ever were honored Saturday as the Grambling Legends Sports Hall of Fame inductsed its 10th...

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White and Wright.

Sounds like a law firm, doesn’t it?

Actually, it’s arguably the best combination of guards in Louisiana high...

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — The Grambling State University football team placed a Southwestern Athletic Conference-high 15 players on the preseason team,...

Editorials

Saying the past week has been good for Louisiana Tech University’s College of Business might be an understatement. A great week would probably be more accurate. First, it was...
Lincoln Parish has been fortunate in recent days with cooling showers popping up and pinballing around the area, making things a little more bearable than we’re used to this...