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Choudrant High School senior and regional Student of the Year contestant Addison Patton signed a equestrian scholarship with Mississippi College on Friday. Patton, who was born with cerebral palsy, said she is excited at the prospect of being able to ride as she continues her studies to obtain a degree in psychology. “I never imagined I would be here, much less going to school on an equestrian scholarship,” she said. “It’s been a long road, but I’m happy to be able to go to college and continue riding.” Patton, who is currently in the middle of writing a five-part book series titled “...

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The board of aldermen for the City of Grambling met in regular session Thursday night with an agenda packed full of business. First up on the agenda was the approval of an ordinance that amended the...
05/03/2014
Leadership Lincoln is in its 27th year and has graduated more than 400 individuals who now know more about Ruston and Lincoln Parish than they probably ever imagined there was to know.
05/03/2014
Ruston Main Street is soliciting Redevelopment Incentive Grant applications from downtown commercial building and/or business owners. The Louisiana Main Street program is able to offer two types of...
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05/03/2014
Rich Lee, of Ruston Tractor, Inc., was presented an award for outstanding sales of Exmark Lawnmowers by R.W. Distributors, the Exmark Distributor.
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05/03/2014
First-grade news Choudrant Elementary School first graders enjoyed learning about farm life and baby animals during their Spring field trip to Papa Simpson’s Farm. Second-grade news
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05/03/2014
RJHS news Agriculture Chad Towns, Ag teacher at RJHS, has been using the greenhouse to teach horticulture techniques to his agriculture classes.  Plants grown in the greenhouse were used as a...
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05/03/2014
Ruston High School’s Future Business Leaders of America remains the top chapter in the state for the fifth straight year.
05/03/2014
BATON ROUGE — The Louisiana Department of Education today announced the recipients of awards for the Believe and Prepare pilots, whereby schools and colleges work together to design preparation...
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05/02/2014
Several minor injuries were sustained in two separate accidents occurring today and Thursday. At approximately 9:52 a.m. Thursday, a 911 call was received by the Ruston Fire Department and EMS...
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05/02/2014
Lincoln Parish Park will yet again be crawling with outdoor enthusiasts as the 2014 XTERRA races are held on Saturday and Sunday. Fred Phillips, race director with DLT Events, said the races have...