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Monday, January 16, 2017 - 12:07pm
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City and parish officials cut the ribbon Friday to formally open the recycling transfer station located at the Lincoln Parish Landfill. Once the trucks have made their rounds, they back inside the building, and dump their loads into large opening at the back of the building, into a trailer below. The photo is taken from where the trailer will set and shows the dump opening below. Recyclables will be transferred to Shreveport for separating. Ruston began a curbside recycling program Jan. 1. The service is available inside the city and extends to a 3-mile radius into the parish. More than...

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12/04/2016
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12/04/2016
Ruston’s Board of Aldermen on Monday could put the finishing touches on an amended ordinance that, if approved, sets up the city’s first curbside recycling program, raises commercial dumpster service...
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12/04/2016
When Eldred Hardison received his marketing degree from Grambling State University in 1988, he didn’t figure his next career move would be into law enforcement. Or that he would coach high school...
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12/04/2016
Marsha Edwards, left, talks with Debbie Heard, center, and Renee Simpson, right, about her crafts at the Dubach Christmas Craft Show Saturday at the Scott Hamilton Warehouse. Right, Keaton Brinson, 6...
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12/03/2016
Judah Sharpton, 8, top left, mails his Christmas wish list to Santa. Sarah Nguyen, top middle, plays a tune on a Chinese zither for customers at Accent of the East during the Holiday Arts Tour Friday...
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12/03/2016
Kindergarten news The kindergarteners at Choudrant Elementary are having a wonderful year. They are learning so many new things. Their reading vocabulary is increasing every week as they learn new...
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12/03/2016
Cathi Cox-Boniol, ACHIEVE coordinator for Lincoln Parish Schools, was selected by the Chemical Educational Foundation to represent educators across the country as its special guest during the...
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12/03/2016
The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce held a groundbreaking ceremony for the upcoming expansion of Walpole Tire Service. Walpole Tire’s new facility will have more bays, a 6,000 square foot office...