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With the summer months almost over, James Ramsaur, director of the Lincoln Parish Park, is looking to make some improvements to the amenities offered at the park. Among those improvements are the updating of five campsites. “The sites 29-33 are the last five sites and they are on a hill so they get a lot of water down off the hill,” he said. “We are going to try to channel the water and enlarge them a little bit so they will be big enough for the camper.” The next project will be installing tall gates along the beach to ensure the safety of visitors when lifeguards aren’t present. “Right now...

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07/07/2017
A man wanted in connection with a Jackson, Mississippi, murder and his suspected accomplice were arrested Thursday night at a Lincoln Parish mobile home park. Johnny Ray Wilson, 25, and J’Marcus...
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07/06/2017
For the 22nd year in a row, the Lincoln Parish School Board was awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for its comprehensive annual financial report by the...
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07/06/2017
A stolen vehicle linked to a Jackson, Mississippi, homicide has been found in Lincoln Parish, but the suspect is still at large. Jackson city police are looking for Johnny Ray Wilson, 26, of Jackson...
07/06/2017
City leaders, state legislators, sports Hall of Famers and other honored guests will celebrate the grand opening of the Legends Square retail development with the induction of 24 people into...
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07/05/2017
The deadline for the Ruston Cultural District Board’s call for artists and sponsor’s for their Bulldog Project has once again been extended. Both artists and sponsors will have until 5 p.m. July 14...
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07/05/2017
A 33-year-old Grambling woman remains in the Lincoln Parish Detention Center today charged with attempted second-degree murder following an alleged stabbing incident. Felicia Danielle Hardyway, of...
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07/04/2017
Ruston Veteran of Foreign Wars Parnell Burt Post 3615 has spent nearly 80 years benefitting city residents who have put their lives on the line in battle overseas. But now the Ruston VFW is in a...
07/04/2017
VFW Post 3615 is sponsoring a softball tournament on July 22 at the Ruston Parks and Recreation Department softball fields. Cost to enter the tournament is $150 per team or $200 per team with home...
07/04/2017
The Ruston VFW Post 2615 has its own page on the gofundme.com website. Go to https://www.gofundme.com/vfw-post-3615-new-building-fund to donate. Those wishing to donate can also call Post Commander J...
07/04/2017
Lincoln Parish Registrar of Voters Dianna Stone said she’s waiting to see what attorneys for the Secretary of State’s office decide regarding any release of Louisiana voter records to the...