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Christmas is coming to downtown Ruston. About 30 merchant members of the city’s Main Street organization fanned throughout the central business district Wednesday morning wrapping 26 trees with decorative white lights. The lights will be turned on in mid-November, along with strands city utility crews will hang over downtown streets. The early lighting came at the request of merchants who wanted the city to begin taking on a festive air prior to the Kickoff to Christmas event on Dec. 1, Haley Perot, Ruston’s Main Street director and community coordinator said. But to get the trees decorated...

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10/04/2014
Hundreds of people hit the streets of downtown Ruston Saturday morning to participate in the seventh annual Ruston Walk to Cure Diabetes. All funds raised by participating teams will go to the...
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10/04/2014
While domestic violence is currently a hot topic on the national stage, it has been an important issue for at least 20 years in Lincoln Parish because of the work of the local Domestic Abuse...
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10/04/2014
A Word from Ms. Hilton: We are so excited to add many new people to our faculty. Welcome to Hillcrest. Kim Anderson, Mallory Montgomery, Jeanetta Roberson, Carolyn Jones, Lakellee Hunter, Marie...
10/04/2014
Natchitoches — Prospective students and their parents will have 11 opportunities this fall to attend an informational meeting to learn more about the Louisiana School for Math, Science and the Arts....
10/04/2014
Principal’s list Braxton Slade Colvin, Levi Peyton Colvin, Martinez Natalie Hernandez, Trinity Hope Neal, Tristan Blain Cunningham, Jack Ryan Dean, Emma Leigh Pilgreen, Madeline Grace Smith and...
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10/04/2014
First Baptist’s “Mom’s Day Out” and Preschool recently celebrated “Grandparents Day,” with a “Teddy Bear Picnic” theme, Pam Flowers, director of MDO program said. The grandparents brought their...
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10/04/2014
The Ruston Fire Department recently visited students in the Temple Baptist Church Pre-k program. Students enjoyed watching a movie on fire safety and getting a tour of the fire truck.
10/04/2014
Ruston’s HGA engineering firm has placed among top firms nationwide in several business and industry lists. HGA ranked No. 15 on ZweigWhite’s annual list of the Top 100 fastest growing firms. The...
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10/03/2014
Louisiana State Police Troop-F and the Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office responded to a two-vehicle accident on Interstate 20 near the Industry Exit at approximately 4:15 p.m. Thursday. Trooper Michael...
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10/03/2014
A Dubach man facing multiple charges allegedly vandalized the recently opened Lincoln Parish Public Safety Complex on Thursday. At approximately 11 a.m. Thursday, LPSO deputies were dispatched to...