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Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 12:02pm
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The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce 98th Annual Awards Banquet, presented by First National Bank has been rescheduled for 6-8:30 p.m. Thursday at the Ruston Civic Center. Judy Copeland, president of the Chamber, said the event was rescheduled because of the winter weather. The banquet will begin with a wine-and-cheese social. Dinner will be served at 6:45 p.m. Highlights of the event will include the presentation of the chamber’s 2017 Robert E. Russ Award to long-time Ruston businessman J.N. Walpole; the Ruston Rotary Club’s 2017 Bill Best Humanitarian Award to David Abernathy, founder and...

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01/06/2018
Artist Joshua Chambers discusses a piece of his work “The Mirror of Another,” with Cathy Godley and Box Leangstusun at a exhibition reception Friday night at Ruston Artisans.
01/06/2018
Ruston’s Board of Aldermen could take the first steps toward adding two more downtown attractions if aldermen endorse a pair of items on their Monday night agenda. The board convenes at 5:30 p.m. at...
01/06/2018
David Abernathy, founder and director of Rolling Hills Ministries, is the recipient of the Ruston Rotary Club’s 2017 Bill Best Humanitarian Award. Abernathy will be recognized during the Ruston-...
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01/05/2018
Who doesn’t love a good story? And, who better to tell it than an artist? Ruston Artisans recently announced their newest exhibition, “The Mirror of Another” by Joshua Chambers, a Louisiana Tech...
01/05/2018
As of midmorning today, 3rd Judicial District Judge Jay McCallum, of Farmerville, remained the lone qualifier for the 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals seat that opened with the retirement of long-time...
01/05/2018
The long anticipated opening of Legends Square Supermarket in Grambling has been pushed back to June, Grambling Mayor Ed Jones said. “I’ve been told by (Kimble Development) that they have never...
01/04/2018
Third Judicial District Judge Jay McCallum, of Farmerville, is the first person to qualify for the 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals seat that opened with the retirement of long-time Judge Harmon Drew, of...
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01/04/2018
Editor’s Note: Weather in 2017 brought hurricanes and an eclipse. Weather Solar Eclipse captivateed North America North Louisiana experienced 70 percent of a total solar eclipse on Aug 21. Dubbed “...
01/03/2018
Editor’s note: In 2017, several new businesses opened in Lincoln Parish. Here’s a look at business in review. Jimmy John’s opens Dallas Cowboys quarterback Luke McCown opened a new Jimmy John’s...
01/03/2018
Ruston police were following leads this morning but so far had no suspects in an armed robbery that occurred shortly before 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Campus Evolution Apartment Complex on West Alabama...