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Choudrant High School, Cypress Springs Elementary School, I.A. Lewis Elementary School, Hillcrest Elementary School, Simsboro School, BancorpSouth, Beta Sigma Phi Eta Omicron Chapter and First National Bank were all recognized during the ninth annual Adopt-A-School End-Of-Year Celebration and Luncheon Tuesday for accomplishments during the school year. Hillcrest and I.A. Lewis were recognized as 2016-17 Outstanding Education Partners for their contributions and participating in the Adopt-A-School Program, a collaborative initiative between the Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce and Lincoln...

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06/23/2014
Baker Langford, of Arcadia, was recently out picking blueberries at Pop’s Blueberry Patch, located at 7223 Highway 822 in Dubach. Residents are allowed to pick their own blueberries, or they can buy...
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06/23/2014
The sounds of Americana will once again come to the Dixie Center for the Arts when the Russ Town Band takes the stage for its annual Louisiana Peach Festival concert. The free concert is at 2 p.m....
06/23/2014
In response to recent reports of panhandling in the community, the Ruston Police Department is encouraging residents to be charitable, but to do so wisely. In reference to citizen complaints of a man...
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06/21/2014
The Lincoln Parish Courthouse has served the area residents well since 1960, but many public officials and police jury members believe it is high time for an upgrade. “I think it’s a good thing to...
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06/21/2014
A Ruston man is out on bond today after being arrested Thursday on charges of false personation of a peace officer and possession of a firearm on the premises of an alcoholic beverage outlet. Jason A...
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06/21/2014
The Wayne family of Marion has set a new world record thanks to Hattie Wayne and Grambling State University. The family was named the “Largest Family to Attend the Same University” by the Guinness...
06/20/2014
Two Texas men are dead and third injured as a result of an accident at a Wild Horse drilling rig in Lincoln Parish. Ryan Hinson, 36, of Longview, Texas, and Thomas Samuel, 40, of Nacogdoches, Texas...
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06/20/2014
The North Central Louisiana Arts Council invites local art enthusiasts to enjoy The Dog Days Art Crawls, which feature sculptors, painters, printmakers, jewelry artists, photographers and more at...
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06/20/2014
In true Peach Fest fashion, it’s time again to grab the flour, sugar, and, of course, the best peaches around because the 2014 Peach Cookery Contest is almost here. The contest is an annual Peach...
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06/20/2014
Dr. Janet Duncan Barnes has made a matching donation of $25,000 for an endowed scholarship named after her father, James Wicks Duncan Sr. better known in the Grambling community as “Coach Duncan.”...