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City and parish officials cut the ribbon Friday to formally open the recycling transfer station located at the Lincoln Parish Landfill. Once the trucks have made their rounds, they back inside the building, and dump their loads into large opening at the back of the building, into a trailer below. The photo is taken from where the trailer will set and shows the dump opening below. Recyclables will be transferred to Shreveport for separating. Ruston began a curbside recycling program Jan. 1. The service is available inside the city and extends to a 3-mile radius into the parish. More than...

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Steele Moegle, an associate professor of music and head of the Piano Studios at Louisiana Tech University, was one of performers Saturday who showcased their talents during the ninth annual Joe Woods...
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Fifth District Rep. Vance McAllister’s office said Friday the embattled congressman would keep his speaking engagement at Monday night’s meeting of the North Central Louisiana Tea Party. The...
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This week is National Library Week, and the Lincoln Parish Library has something for everyone to help celebrate. Emily Arnold, programming coordinator for the library, said events are planned from 2-...
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Second grade students completed an in-depth study of water.  Some classes built models and performed experiments about evaporation and condensation.