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Friday, December 9, 2016 - 12:34pm
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Leader photo by T. SCOTT BOATRIGHT - More than 70 units, including marching bands, cheerleaders, sports teams, local festival queens, church groups, businesses and Santa Claus participated in the annual Ruston Christmas Parade Thursday. Among the units was this float from LifeChurchLA. The parade rolled through downtown Ruston before ending at Louisiana Tech’s Joe Aillet Stadium.

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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...
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12/02/2016
Dozens of Lincoln Parish residents drove through Lincoln Parish Park during the opening night of Lincoln Lights Up the Pines. The Christmas-light drive thru tour will be held from 5:30 to 8:00 p.m....
12/02/2016
Natalie Richardson who plays Mary Hatch, left, and Dusty Hampton who plays George Bailey, right, in the Ruston Community Theatre’s production of “It’s a Wonderful Life” act out a scene during a...
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12/02/2016
The Wiggin’ Out Foundation received a $11,057 check recently from Lincoln ACHIEVE, the Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce and Lincoln Parish Schools. The money raised came from the first service...
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12/02/2016
With the flip of a switch, Christmas came to downtown Ruston on Thursday. At precisely 6 p.m., Mayor Ronny Walker and four local youngsters pushed a ceremonial 8-foot-tall switch that turned on...
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12/01/2016
FARMERVILLE — A tainter gate on the T.T. Fields Memorial Spillway were opened Tuesday morning to allow the draw down of Lake D’Arbonne to remain around five feet below pool stage. A storm system that...
12/01/2016
Community stakeholders have the opportunity to review and provide feedback on a initial draft of the revised state’s science standards for grades kindergarten through 12th grade. Citizens are invited...