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The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce was able to “close the gap” of the approximately $50,000 lost during 2017’s Louisiana Peach Festival through various holiday events presented by the Chamber, said Judy Copeland, Chamber president. “This means we close the 2017 (year) with a loss, but we still have money in the bank,” Copeland said. “We will scale back some expenses on Peach Festival, but that will put us back in line with previous years.” Chamber officials announced they had taken over and created several events in December to replenish the money lost from Peach Fest. The Chamber...

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11/14/2014
The 95th Annual Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce Awards Banquet will be held Jan. 29, 2015, at the Ruston Civic Center. During the event, community awards will be presented on behalf of various...
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11/13/2014
The Senior Circle Quilters for America’s Heroes recently honored 12 local veterans with heirloom quilts. The ceremony took place in the front courtyard of Northern Louisiana Medical Center. There...
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11/13/2014
Recent election results have been successfully challenged by a current member of the Grambling City Council leading to an additional runoff race for the Dec. 6 election. Councilman Birdex Copeland...
11/13/2014
Ruston residents who need a little extra help making sure there’s something special under the Christmas tree this season have until Nov. 26 to apply for the annual Toys for Tots drive. Previously,...
11/13/2014
Newly awarded funds to Grambling State and Louisiana Tech Universities will be instrumental in the success of both the students and the universities. The Workforce and Innovation for a Stronger...
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11/13/2014
During Veterans Day festivities held in Grambling, Choudrant and Ruston local veterans were honored in various ways. The photographs on this page are representative of only a few of the occurrences...
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11/13/2014
Top: On Oct. 6, Ruston Sunrise Kiwanis, at their annual installation banquet, recognized their outstanding Lawman of the Year and Layperson of the Year. Above, Cpl. Edward “Bubba” Faile was the...
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11/13/2014
On Thursday the Ruston Fire Department-EMS responded to five separate vehicular accidents across the parish. ublic Education Officer Eric Brazzel was able to give a brief over view of the accidents....
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11/13/2014
Mrs. Hixon Time is going quickly by as we work in our classrooms. It won’t be long ‘til Thanksgiving is here. Our students and teachers are looking forward to a break. We have been very involved with...
11/13/2014
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