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A mass choir from churches in Ruston and Farmerville will perform a benefit gospel concert for the Paul E. Slaton Head Start Center and Lincoln Total Community Action Agency at 6 p.m. Dec. 3 at New Rocky Valley Baptist Church in Grambling. Funds raised from the event will help Head Start get re-established in the wake of a fire that destroyed the center’s main building on Oakdale Street in October, choir director Derik Slaton said. Donations are already being collected, he said. Head Start is a primarily federally funded program for pre-schoolers from mostly low-income families. The city of...

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10/12/2017
More than 100 regional makers will be on tap for the third annual fall Ruston Makers Fair from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday at Railroad Park and in the Sexton Parking Lot in downtown Ruston. The annual...
10/12/2017
Lincoln Parish voters join their peers across the state Saturday in the primary election for Louisiana’s next treasurer and to decide on three constitutional amendments. Polls are open from 7 a.m....
10/12/2017
After over two decades of waiting, state and local officials broke ground Wednesday for a new Tarbutton Road overpass at Interstate 20, complete with on-off ramps and connecting service roads. “It’s...
10/11/2017
Editor’s Note: This is part two of a two-part series about the 10th anniversary of Lincoln Parish ACHIEVE’s and the Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce’s Adopt-A-School program. When the Lincoln...
10/11/2017
The Lincoln Parish Police Jury voted unanimously on Tuesday to enter a cooperative endeavor agreement with the city of Ruston regarding site work and driveway construction for a new animal control...
10/11/2017
The Lincoln Parish education system continues to thrive as a result of the community’s support. That was the message from four of Lincoln Parish’s highest education officials said to more than 60...
10/10/2017
Tickets are still available for the North Central Louisiana Arts Council’s eighth Annual ARToberfest which will begin at 6:30 p.m. Friday at the Norton Building, located at 207 West Mississippi in...
10/10/2017
Officials have changed the time for Wednesday’s groundbreaking ceremony for the Tarbutton Road interchange and overpass project at Interstate 20. The event will be held at 1:30 p.m. instead of the...
10/10/2017
Editor’s Note: This is part one of a two-part series on the 10th anniversary of Lincoln Parish ACHIEVE’s and the Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce’s Adopt-A-School program. Lincoln Parish ACHIEVE’s...
10/09/2017
Members of the Lincoln Parish Police Jury’s Public Works Committee will discuss and vote on authorizing the jury to enter into a cooperative endeavor agreement with the city of Ruston regarding site...