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With summer almost over, and school just around the corner, the Domestic Abuse Resistance Team and The Well Ministries have come together to help families in need with school supplies. “For the last two years, Tara (Stone, of The Well Ministries) and I have been working together to help foster kids and their parents. There are kids in Lincoln Parish that get hurt from a lack of resources,” Donna Bernard, child advocate for DART, said. “So we started a ministry at The Bridge Community Church called The Well to specifically minister to children in foster care and their families — foster and...

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07/13/2017
Lincoln Parish residents will have the opportunity to dump household hazardous waste from 8 a.m.-noon Saturday at the North Louisiana Exhibition Center for free during the Household Hazardous Waste...
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07/12/2017
Choudrant Elementary and High School students will see a 25-cent increase in their breakfast and lunch meal prices this school year. The Lincoln Parish School Board unanimously approved a...
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07/12/2017
The Louisiana Tech University athletics family is mourning today following the death of longtime Tech supporter/benefactor Guthrie Jarrell earlier this morning. Jarrell first came to Ruston as a...
07/12/2017
During the regular meeting of the Lincoln Parish Police Jury Tuesday, members voted to accept the recommendation of Lucius McGehee, a registered municipal advisor from Argent Institutional Services,...
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07/11/2017
Constructions crews were out early beginning to tear down Walpole Tire Service’s old office space this morning. Walpole Tire moved into their new facilities, a 6,000 square foot office space located...
07/11/2017
A consulting firm headed by former Ruston Parks and Recreation Director Jay Ellington has been hired to develop policies and procedures for the city’s new sports complex. The Board of Aldermen voted...
07/10/2017
Lincoln Parish history buffs now have the opportunity to learn more about the history of the state and North Louisiana through history journals at the Lincoln Parish museum. Philip Cook, former...
07/10/2017
The Lincoln Parish School Board will be asked Tuesday to approve a 25-cent increase in school meal prices in order to meet increase expenses. The board will meet at 6 p.m. at Central office. The...
07/10/2017
The Lincoln Parish Police Jury will be asked Tuesday to sell adjudicated property Lot 14 of the Lincoln Estates Subdivision for $3,176. The police jury will meet at 7 p.m. at the Lincoln Parish...
07/10/2017
The Ruston Daily Leader won 27 awards in the Louisiana Press Association’s Better Newspaper Editorial Competition and Better Newspaper Advertising Competition for 2016. The honors include first-place...