SUbscriber Login | NEW SUBSCRIPTION  

Top News

Friday, January 19, 2018 - 11:19am
roberson.jpg
“Being an American means to be free.” That was the message from Miss Grambling State 2017 Jimmitriv “Jimmi” Roberson, 21, during an interview with The Washington Post in early October for an article titled “What Unites Us?” that was published online Thursday. “The common value that we all have is freedom, ultimately,” said Roberson to The Washington Post. “Because with religious values, they’re not all the same. Love and hate, division. We don’t all believe in the same thing. We have our right to do whatever we want to do in the NFL, with kneeling and everything.” The photo journalism project...

News

  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
112314 JPS realty C.jpg
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....
11/21/2014
The Grambling State University Faculty Senate recently called for a vote of no confidence in Interim President Cynthia Warrick. The faculty senate voted in favor of a vote of no confidence and they...
112114 toy run pic C.jpg
11/21/2014
For the third year in a row, American Bikers Active Toward Education are inviting bikers to rev their engines and raise some toys — and food — for local residents in need. But, while Rob Breedlove,...
112114 Geometrics C.jpg
11/21/2014
Several years ago local professional artist Frank Kelley Jr. created the Youth Arts Initiative out of what he called a “necessity.” “Kids were not being exposed to enough art in school and so after...
11/21/2014
Burglaries aren’t an everyday occurrence, but during the holiday season local law enforcement reports there is a spike. There are ways to help prevent a burglary from happening, according to Chad...
11/21/2014
At 10:46 p.m. on Wednesday, Troopers assigned to Louisiana State Police Troop F in Monroe responded to a single vehicle crash on Interstate Highway 20 just west of Calhoun that claimed the lives of...
112014 Cook Boxes 1 C.jpg
11/20/2014
For approximately 10 years, Fred Pee, of Choudrant, has loaded a trailer full of gift-filled shoeboxes, winter clothing and other items and brought a little holiday cheer to the Navajo reservation in...
11/20/2014
Early voting for the Dec. 6 general election begins Saturday at the Registrar of Voters office located on the ground floor of the Lincoln Parish Courthouse. The voting period continues Monday through...
112514 Pickers may come C.jpg
11/20/2014
Mike Wolfe and Frank Fritz have crisscrossed America, looking through barns and basements for dirty, rusty treasures. The “American Pickers” want to plan a trip to Loui- siana, and are looking for...