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Jim Taylor Ford of Ruston donated $8,000 to Choudrant High School from their Drive 4 Ur School event held Sept. 20 at Jim Taylor Ford. The money will be used to buy incentives for CHS students and supplies for teachers, said Tony Antley, CHS principal. “We’re just real excited to have a partner like Jim Taylor Ford that gives generously to our community,” he said. Drive 4 Ur School is an annual event that raises funds for local schools through Ford, said Don Robertson, Jim Taylor Ford owner. For every valid test drive taken in a Ford vehicle at the event, Ford will donate $20 up to $6,000...

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01/14/2017
The first graders have blasted thru the first half of the year and are ready for the second half. They hope everyone had a wonderful holiday season and enjoyed the crafts/ornaments their child made....
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01/13/2017
As a soloist, he has traveled the world, performing extensively across the United States, Europe, Canada, Mexico, Japan and Israel — now star clarinetist Igor Begelman is coming to perform in Lincoln...
01/13/2017
The first segment of the Rock Island Greenway shared-use path is expected to be ready by the end of March, weather permitting. City Development Director Ammen Jordan and representatives of Mabry...
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01/13/2017
The Krewe of Allegro invites you to the 18th annual Krewe of Allegro Mardi Gras Ball and Silent Auction on Feb. 18 at the Ruston Civic Center. This is a not-to-be-missed evening out, and a great way...
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01/12/2017
New Orleans Saints quarterback Luke McCown opened a new Jimmy John’s sandwich shop Tuesday in Ruston, where he went to college and played football at Louisiana Tech University. “My wife and I are...
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01/12/2017
A full service Chick-fil-A restaurant is coming to Ruston and with it, the return of a former local restauranteur as the new eatery’s franchise owner/operator. Construction is underway on the...
01/12/2017
Ruston Mayor Ronny Walker said this morning he feels good about the prospects of the city winning state bond commission approval to issue up to $34 million in sales tax increment revenue bonds for...
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01/11/2017
Louisiana Tech University associate professor of geography Taylor E. Mack is the latest recipient of a rarely awarded distinction conferred by the Conference of Latin Americanist Geographers. The...
01/11/2017
Ruston is about to get a bit more picturesque. The city and the Ruston Lincoln Convention and Visitors Bureau are partnering to have three murals painted in highly traveled locations. Officials want...
01/11/2017
The Lincoln Parish School Board has approved a memorandum that will share certain student personally identifiable information with Lincoln Preparatory Academy in Grambling. The proposal that will...