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The Lincoln Parish school system will maintain student diversity balance despite no longer being under the watchful eye of the United States Department of Justice, school Superintendent Mike Milstead said Friday. But in order to do that, the Ruston school attendance zones will eventually have to be redrawn, he said. Over the past several years, Cypress Springs and Glen View elementary schools in west Ruston have grown to a combined enrollment of more than 1,100 students. That compares to a combined enrollment of approximately 600 students at Hillcrest and Ruston elementary schools in east...

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04/14/2014
A Ruston man was arrested Saturday night after attempted to gain entry to a residence through a pet door. Christian Kane Killen, 20, of 1602 Ravine, was arrested on one count of unlawful entry of an...
04/14/2014
For the 12th consecutive year, Ruston’s light and power department has been named to the Arbor Day Foundation’s Tree Line USA list. Tree Line USA recognizes public and private utilities for pursuing...
04/14/2014
Louisiana Tech University’s Division of Nursing, counseling center and police department along with the Ruston Fire Department, Ruston Police Department, Northern Louisiana Medical Center and Green...
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04/14/2014
Yet another Ruston High School senior has been accepted into a prestigious military school this year — something guidance counselor Diana Humphries said has never happened in the history of the...
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04/13/2014
Hundreds of area residents took the walk of life Friday night and Saturday morning as they participated in the American Cancer Society’s 2014 Relay for Life at the Jim Mize Track on the campus of...
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04/13/2014
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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04/12/2014
It has been years since “The Alamo” has been in working condition, but that hasn’t stopped people from wondering about the origins of the once fully functional jail located at the Lincoln Parish...
04/12/2014
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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04/12/2014
Second grade students completed an in-depth study of water.  Some classes built models and performed experiments about evaporation and condensation.
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04/12/2014
Lincoln Parish Early Childhood Center children have recently been gathering eggs at Easter parties at various locations. The children loved hunting for the eggs. Eggs were also used in class all...