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About 150 people, chanting and carrying signs expressing concern for the Earth, marched from the Lincoln Parish Courthouse to Railroad Park and back Saturday as part of a local rally protesting an anticipated move by the federal government to weaken existing environmental protection regulations. “I’m a grandfather who’s concerned about the future of the planet my grandchildren are going to inherit,” Johnny Armstrong, of Ruston, told the citizen-organized People’s Climate Rally. “It would be immoral for us to not do what we can do for the good of our grandchildren’s home,” Armstrong said. “For...

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06/10/2014
A Ruston man was arrested and charged with two counts of simple battery, one count of false imprisonment and one count of resisting an officer late Monday night, according to the Lincoln Parish...
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06/09/2014
Will Hayden, star of Discovery Channel’s “Sons of Guns” and founder of Red Jacket Firearms, brought the heat to north Louisiana on Saturday to help raise funds for the Ruston Police Department. The...
06/09/2014
The 2013 audit report will be given in the Lincoln Parish Police Jury’s regularly scheduled meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday.  A presentation will be given by CPA David Hartt, but prior to that, the...
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06/09/2014
Effective Aug. 1, Louisiana Tech University’s campus, instructional sites and facilities will become tobacco-free in accordance with Act 211 of the 2013 Louisiana State Legislative session which...
06/09/2014
The manager of a state program to promote cultural arts in Louisiana said a classic example of unintended benefits of the program can be found in Farmerville. In 2007, the Louisiana Legislature...
06/09/2014
CARF International announced that Northeast Delta Human Services Authority (NE Delta HSA) has been accredited for a period of three years, its longest-running accreditation, for the following...
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06/09/2014
The Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s office is thankful to McKinney Honda and Kawasaki for supplying their Community Service Division with a Kawasaki mule. The mule will be used for the Senior Expo and the...
06/07/2014
GRAMBLING — Grambling’s City Council paved the way to try to help secure a hotel/retail outlet and to create a recreation trail through town as it held its regular monthly meeting Thursday night at...
06/07/2014
Due to some contractors taking advantage of the free services the Lincoln Parish Solid Waste Department offers, the Lincoln Parish Police Jury created an addendum to the current landfill policy...
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06/07/2014
Cub and Boys Scouts from Pack 45 and Troop 45 in Ruston were hard at work Saturday morning cutting up American flags for proper disposal during a Flag Retirement Ceremony to be conducted as part of...