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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 through nature photography around the world. The exhibit opened Thursday after a ribbon cutting for the new gallery.

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09/06/2017
ST. JOHN'S, Antigua (AP) — Hurricane Irma roared into the Caribbean with record force early Wednesday, its 185-mph winds shaking homes and flooding buildings on a chain of small islands along a path...
09/06/2017
The Lincoln Parish School Board approved its $77 million budget for the budget year that began July 1. The board’s finance committee, composed of five of its six members with District 7 member Trott...
09/05/2017
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Hurricane Irma strengthened into a dangerous Category 5 storm Tuesday as it roared toward the northeast Caribbean on a path that could take it to the United States. The U...
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09/02/2017
When Emarea Scott, of Ruston, was told her mother needed a kidney transplant, she didn’t think twice about donating her own kidney. After three weeks of tests and blood work, she found out that she...
09/02/2017
The Lincoln Parish School Board’s finance committee will meet Tuesday to discuss the school district’s proposed $77 million budget for the spending year that begins Oct. 1. Tuesday’s 5:45 p.m....
09/02/2017
The city of Ruston has been awarded a $1 million grant from the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana Foundation for construction of sidewalks and bike lanes that will connect to the Rock Island...
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09/02/2017
Left: From left, Catherine Kozar, 5, and Jude Falting, 5, play on the train set during the Rock The Railroad Event Friday at Railroad Park. The pregame event is a collaboration between Louisiana Tech...
09/01/2017
Louisiana Tech University football fans have the opportunity this evening to rev their excitement for the Bulldogs home-season opener while also helping victims of Hurricane Harvey. The city of...
08/31/2017
State Rep. Rob Shadoin is expressing guarded optimism that a bipartisan group of House members might be able to help find a solution to Louisiana’s budget crisis. The informal group of lawmakers led...
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08/31/2017
With thousands displaced in Hurricane Harvey’s wake, Lincoln Parish is doing its part to help neighbors in need. Carlyn Harbour, general manager of Best Western Plus in Ruston, said this morning the...