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An assistant district attorney from Ruston who prosecutes felony cases in Union Parish is mentioned as one of the top candidates to serve as the next United States attorney for the Western District of Louisiana. Kyle Green, who works for 3rd District Attorney John Belton, has been mentioned as one of three candidates to replace Stephanie Finley, who stepped down from the post on March 10. The Western District covers 42 of the state’s 64 parishes. It includes Lafayette — where the office is based — as well as Monroe, Shreveport, Alexandria and Lake Charles. After being in Washington when...

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03/16/2017
A Ruston man and his girlfriend remain in the Lincoln Parish Detention Center today facing a long list of charges including money laundering, computer fraud, fraudulent acquisition of credit cards...
03/16/2017
It was an evening to remember as residents from throughout Union Parish gathered to honor those being awarded for their service to the community during the Union Parish Chamber of Commerce Annual...
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03/16/2017
Now wrapping up its 10th year of financial support for Ruston High School teachers through its Mini-Grant Program, the RHS PTA is proud to announce that the initiative provided $5881.00 in funding...
03/16/2017
Three Lincoln Parish middle schoolers will represent Lincoln Parish at the Louisiana You Be the Chemist competition to vie for a slot at the National You Be the Chemist Competition. Twins Benjamin...
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03/15/2017
Louisiana Tech University’s Center for Biomedical Engineering and Rehabilitation Science and its Consortium on Neuronal Networks in Epilepsy and Memory will host a presentation by Jose C. Principe,...
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03/15/2017
On Saturday, Ruston will be hosting its own brand of “March Madness” — not Round 2 of NCAA Division 1 College Basketball, but MedCampsMadness, a 5K Run and/or Cycling Tour Event, promoted by and...
03/15/2017
The Lincoln Parish Police Jury members on the Public Works Committee voted to move forward with getting public opinion on the issue of serving alcohol at Lincoln Hall during their meeting Tuesday at...
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03/14/2017
He has performed at the Lincoln Parish Library as a soloist several times with a wide variety of classical literature. Now, Richard Dowling returns to share his passion for the music of Scott Joplin...
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03/14/2017
A Grambling man faces possession of heroin charges after a traffic stop for a signal violation turned up drugs in his vehicle. Herman Bernard Jackson, 30, of 590 Mt. Olive Road in Grambling, was...
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03/13/2017
The United Way of Northeast Louisiana recently announced its 2017 Community Listening Tour. “The purpose of the Community Listening Tour is to gather a broad range of perspectives and combine this...