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The Ruston Cultural District Board of Directors recently stated that the “Bulldog Project,” which was originally set to be released in early 2018, has been postponed. “Due to unforeseen circumstances the unveiling of the project will now be in September 2018,” said Ruston Main Street Director Haley Perot. “The statues were specifically selected to be a bulldog to show the unity of the city and university in Ruston — home of the Louisiana Tech Bulldogs. “In our efforts to stay true to the original goal of this project, the unveiling will coincide with the start of the fall quarter at...

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11/25/2014
The Rev. Cathy Brewton guides a group of women toward two large windows overlooking the backyard of LifeHouse Ministries, located at 813 N. Trenton St. “I just want to make sure ya’ll look outside at...
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11/24/2014
New Tech students at Ruston High School listened to advice on being successful from several professionals in the community during a panel discussion Thursday.
11/24/2014
Deputies with the Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office are investigating the Sunday morning death of a Grambling man. According to a press release from LPSO, at approximately 7:30 a.m. Sunday deputies...
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11/24/2014
The Lincoln Parish Detention Center Commission will begin looking into new options for housing juvenile offenders. During Friday’s meeting, LPDC Warden Jim Tuten said the main facility that is...
11/24/2014
A man suspected of murdering a family member has been apprehended in West Monroe. At approximately 4:30 p.m. Saturday, the West Monroe Police Department responded to the 1200 block Hinkle Drive in...
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11/22/2014
The Lincoln Parish Police Jury will soon open a seat to appointment now that current juror Ronnie Walker has been elected mayor of Ruston. Due to potential conflicts of interests, Walker will not...
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11/22/2014
At approximately 5 p.m. Friday the Ruston Fire Department responded to an overturned vehicle on Louisiana Highway 33. According to reports the driver of the vehicle attempted to pass a vehicle,...
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11/22/2014
Public officials are still hopeful that efforts by Southwestern Energy and other oil companies will find the next mother lode in Union Parish.
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11/22/2014
The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony Oct. 30 for JPS Realty. Tami Alexander, owner and agent was proud to have her parents, John and Connie Lockwood in attendance,...
11/22/2014
The 17th annual Holiday Arts Tour has been held in conjunction with the Downtown Christmas Open House since Thursday. The tour includes 35 sites, 14 musical performances and more than 60 artists....