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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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05/02/2014
The annual post-graduation celebration for Ruston High School seniors has become a traditional event that draws graduates for more than just a fun evening. Project Graduation 2014 will take place at...
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05/02/2014
Pitch, Hit and Run is the official skills competition of Major League Baseball and youth are invited to demonstrate their skills, competing in pitching, hitting and running abilities. The competition...
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05/01/2014
Leadership Lincoln was out at Super 1 Foods on Saturday collecting donations for their can drive for Christian Community Action. The group raised more than $600 in cash donations, in addition to...
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05/01/2014
John Belton, an assistant district attorney in the 3rd Judicial District for more than 22 years, officially announced that he is a candidate for the open District Attorney seat. Belton said it would...
05/01/2014
Area art lovers are in for a treat on Friday night when the Ruston Spring Gallery Crawl kicks off from 6-9 p.m. in downtown Ruston. Bonnie Ferguson, owner of Pastry Moon and event organizer, said...
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05/01/2014
Louisiana Methodist Children’s Home is excited to announce Alan Robertson will join his uncle Si Robertson in the upcoming fundraising event in Ruston on May 9. All proceeds of the event will...
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05/01/2014
The Ruston Police Department this week hosted the Louisiana Forgery and Fraud Investigator’s Association annual conference. RPD Capt. Eric Hanna is the 2014 president of the LAFFIA.
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05/01/2014
Louisiana State University College presented its annual “Celebration of Excellence” Spring Awards program on April 1 at The Club on Union Square. University College awarded $64,000 through 55...
05/01/2014
Principal’s List Third grade Johnathan Brantley, RJ Brown, Ashlyn Cripps, Ginger Johnson, Cole Maestrini, Gisele McAllister, Semaj McDonald, Alaina Moffett, Grace Morrison, Ti anna Murray, Samuel...
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05/01/2014
Cedar Creek junior Brock Blackwell of Arcadia has been invited by the U.S. Naval Academy to attend its Summer Seminar program. Blackwell is among a select group of approximately 2,500 men and women...