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Monday, October 23, 2017 - 11:52am
Residents wanting to donate supplies to help Ruston’s Paul E. Slaton Head Start Center get back on its feet in the wake of fire Oct. 17 now have more places to take those items. Donation can be dropped off from 8 a.m. until Saturday at the Ruston’s Farmer’s Market, located on East Mississippi Avenue; and at the College of Applied and Natural Sciences tailgate at Louisiana Tech’s Homecoming game on Nov. 4, Julie Rutledge, the Louisiana Tech University family and child studies professor who’s heading the drive, said via email this morning. Residents can also take donations of any First National...

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10/20/2017
Judi Null, Ruston Artisans gallery director, looks over the first exhibit to open in the new space — ‘Wildlife and My Life.’ The exhibit is a look at Box Leangsuksun’s work from his experiences...
10/20/2017
HODGE — The WestRock Company will make a number of improvements at its containerboard paper mill in Hodge over the next five years, all of which are designed to maintain the mill’s competitiveness...
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10/20/2017
Last month, more than 110 dogs and 30 cats were sent on their way to San Diego as part of the biggest transportation of shelter animals seen in North Louisiana. Two Rescue Express buses left 4 Paws...
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10/19/2017
Christmas is coming to downtown Ruston. About 30 merchant members of the city’s Main Street organization fanned throughout the central business district Wednesday morning wrapping 26 trees with...
10/19/2017
Lincoln Parish residents will have the opportunity to buy lunch plates of chicken legs, baked beans, potato salad and a roll for $7, with proceeds going toward a Louisiana Tech University scholarship...
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10/19/2017
Head Start officials are meeting today with Lincoln Parish school system administrators to talk about possible options for housing students displaced by a Tuesday morning fire that destroyed the Head...
10/19/2017
Eight Lincoln Parish high school seniors have been chosen to participate in Bank of Ruston’s “365 to Rich Shadow Day” on Oct. 25 -26. The students are Joseph Bailey, Cedar Creek; Christall Bates,...
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10/19/2017
Upcoming October Events: • Proceeds from teacher donations and concessions will be donated to “Wiggin’ Out” for Breast Cancer Awareness Month • Red Ribbon Week will be celebrated Oct. 23-27.
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10/18/2017
With a passion for art, and a heart for community, Ruston Artisans was established to support the many accomplished artists and artisans in the area. “We know amazing artists and many have asked us...
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10/17/2017
It is interesting to get an intimate look into the life of a country music star, but it is even more satisfying to have local talent sharing the same love, and at 6:30 tonight, residents will get to...