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Nine months ago, when the Rev. Ryan Ford was named director of the United Methodist Wesley Foundation campus ministry at Louisiana Tech University, he brought with him the hope that someday the ministry could make small-scale and sustainable farming part of its discipleship. Ford never imagined it would happen so soon. Three weeks ago, the Wesley Foundation entered into partnership with the city of Ruston on a community gardening project that supporters say can help revitalize part of the city, produce healthy food, be educational and bear witness to God’s kingdom. Ruston’s Board of Aldermen...

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03/17/2017
Natalie Doolittle, director of medical animation at High Impact, Inc., will visit Louisiana Tech University on March 27 for a presentation titled, “Biomedical Visualization: Art Influencing Science...
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03/17/2017
Miniya Shabazz has been a Grambling State University student less than 24 months and she’s already an editor for the campus newspaper, a reporter with the university media bureau and she’s been...
03/17/2017
Luke Hockenjos knows what it’s like to be homeless. For seven months, he lived in the back of his truck in downtown Ruston. Now Hockenjos has joined several other community residents in organizing a...
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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...