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Friday, June 23, 2017 - 11:40am
Lincoln Parish can expect continued rainfall today, followed by a temporary decrease this afternoon and then more rain overnight and into much of Saturday. That’s the forecast the National Weather Service offered this morning as remnants of Tropical Depression Cindy continued to move through the area. As of earlier today, between 3 and 4.5 inches of rain had fallen across the parish since Cindy arrived Wednesday night, said Mario Valverde, meteorologist in charge at the Shreveport office of the National Weather Service said. The storm forced cancellation of a number of Louisiana Peach...

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05/03/2017
Kent Hogan, left, stirs a pot of gumbo at a recent gather of the D’Arbonne Cookers at Lake D’Arbonne State Park. More 200 groups preparing food are expected at the park May 4-6 for the Louisiana...
05/02/2017
The Simsboro Town Council tabled a resolution that would abolish the night policeman position Monday night. Simsboro Mayor Sybil Smalling-Foster said abolishing the position would save money, and is...
05/02/2017
FARMERVILLE — A Farmerville police officer has been arrested and accused of trying to run his estranged wife’s car off the road and then resisting arrest when two Union Parish sheriff’s deputies...
05/02/2017
It took Ruston’s Board of Aldermen less than 15 minutes Monday night to buy four pieces of property for the city’s new sports complex, agree to overlay a short strip of a parish road that’s inside...
05/01/2017
Ruston residents will have the opportunity to ask questions of local law enforcement leaders Thursday during a concerned citizens’ forum sponsored by city Alderwoman Angela Mayfield. The event begins...
05/01/2017
He was Dr. Craig Wesleyon “Days of Our Lives” and a prominent actor on Broadway, and now local residents can see Kevin Spirtas singing Broadway greats live at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Lincoln Parish...
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05/01/2017
The Lincoln Parish School Board Executive Committee on Tuesday will consideration recommending a renewal of schools Superintendent Mike Milstead’s contract for three and a half years and increasing...
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04/29/2017
About 150 people, chanting and carrying signs expressing concern for the Earth, marched from the Lincoln Parish Courthouse to Railroad Park and back Saturday as part of a local rally protesting an...
04/29/2017
Ruston’s Board of Aldermen will be asked on Monday to buy what’s expected to be the last four pieces of property that will make up city’s new sports complex. Purchase of the land is among the items...
04/29/2017
Lincoln Parish voters said “yes” Saturday to three property tax renewals for local public schools. Complete but unofficial returns show each of the renewals passed with more than 70 percent of the...