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I was a charter member of the North Central Louisiana Arts Council, and signed the original articles of incorporation on the third of June 1987, along with Susan Roach and Charlotte Bailey. Since then I have served on the board, served as vice president, and currently serve as board president. It has been a great pleasure to watch this organization develop and flourish, both in Ruston and in the adjoining parishes it has served. From the very beginning, NCLAC worked closely with Ruston Community Theatre. We carefully considered two possible downtown sites for their potential as gallery...

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01/16/2016
Once upon a time, in a land far away, the fairy tale “Sleeping Beauty” was born. Louisiana Tech University’s Department of Theatre is bringing the story to life and to the stage, Jan. 26-31 in...
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01/16/2016
Meet Honey. She is looking for a home. Honey is a Cur Boxer mix that is up-to-date on shots and is spayed. She is playful and seemingly great with children. Come see her at 4 Paws Rescue, located at...
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01/16/2016
The North Central Louisiana Arts Council has announced a new exhibition by the artist Dianne Douglas. The paintings, featuring colorful landscapes and are on display now through March 1 at the Dixie...
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01/15/2016
What better way to kick off 2016 then with a little bit of fairy tale magic the whole family will love? At 7:30 p.m. Jan. 26, the curtain at Louisiana Tech University Department of Theatre will rise...
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01/15/2016
JoAnn Gilmore (left) and Betty Fuqua (right), of Laureate Omega Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi, give a donation to Life Choices Director Kay Church (center).
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01/14/2016
Margaret Ann Emory, with the Lincoln Parish Museum Historical Society, was a recent guest speaker of the Ruston Lions Club. Emory told the group about the rich history of Lincoln Parish,...
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01/13/2016
Photo left: Ruston Mayor Ronny Walker, right, presents, resident Thomas Ledford with a proclamation stating today as Thomas B. Ledford Sr. Day. Walker proclaimed today as Thomas B. Ledford Sr. Day in...
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01/13/2016
The Caney Lake Good Sammers were full of Christmas cheer as Janece and Louie Miller and Mary and James Dugdale invited the campers into the Miller’s Christmas home. Members enjoyed greeting each...
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01/12/2016
Pictured above are Art Lackey, Kay Gilley and Paul Bissell who were elected to the Vestry of the Episcopal Church of the Redeemer at the church's annual parish meeting on Jan. 10. Other members are...
01/12/2016
Long Leaf Pine Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution met at 1 p.m. Jan. 5 at Trintiy United Methodist Church with 14 members present. Regent Melissa Wiygul opened the meeting with the DAR...