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Planet Fitness recently announced that it will be opening its first health club in Ruston. The site will be located at 103 North Service Road East, and will mark the fifth club in northern Louisiana, according to Jade Osowski, communications manager for Planet Fitness. Representatives anticipate the business, replacing the former Backus True Value Hardware store in the North Park Mall Shopping Center, will open by December. “Ruston is the perfect spot for our newest club. Its steadily-growing population and proximity to two excellent universities allows us to offer a diverse range of...

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09/25/2014
Tristen Smith was only 1 when his young life was changed forever.
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09/25/2014
Ruston Deputy Marshal Sandy Freeman today announced his candidacy for city marshal in the Nov. 4 primary. Freeman, a Republican from Simsboro, is one of two candidates vying for the position held by...
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09/25/2014
AP Scholars Cedar Creek Advanced Placement honorees include Aaron Hunt, Hank Craighead, Ben Everett, Cheyenne Ward and Brock Blackwell Also, 12 Cedar Creek students have earned Advanced Placement...
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09/25/2014
Simsboro High School is off to a great start this year! We would like to welcome Lille Williams-Hearn as our interim principal. Williams-Hearn has been part of our Simsboro High family for many...
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09/24/2014
After working toward a dream for seven years, James Nimmers has finally gotten his chance for recognition. Nimmers was chosen out of more than 100 entrants as one of 20 individuals to have his short...
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09/24/2014
A Dubach man is facing drug charges after an investigation into a burglary in progress reportedly revealed he had drugs on his person. According to the arrest affidavit Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s...
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09/24/2014
Grambling State University will unveil a newly commissioned mural honoring legendary Grambling football coach the late Eddie G. Robinson (1919-2007), the all-time winningest coach in NCAA Division 1...
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09/23/2014
When Jim Tuten took the position as warden for the Lincoln Parish Detention Center, there was a total of eight cameras for the entire facility and virtually no fencing that would deter an inmate from...
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09/23/2014
A small child was present during the Monday arrest of two Grambling residents. According to the arrest affidavit, agents with the Lincoln Parish Narcotics Enforcement Team served a search warrant at...
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09/23/2014
The 26th annual Louisiana Chicken Festival is set to strut through Dubach this week. Kicking off the festivities will be a mix and mingle event from 6 to 6:45 p.m. today at the Scott Hamilton...