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Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 12:11pm
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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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09/29/2014
A record number of Louisiana Tech University students and potential employers looked toward each other’s futures on Thursday as the Counseling and Career Services Center hosted its annual fall Career...
09/29/2014
A Monroe man was killed in a three-vehicle crash at approximately 1:24 p.m. Sunday on Louisiana Highway 139 at Stubbs Vinson Road.
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09/28/2014
Residents in Lincoln Parish are working to ensure that football players trained at local universities make headlines for the right reasons as they continue their athletic careers. Recently, former...
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09/28/2014
Ruston residents have the opportunity to hear how each of the two mayoral candidates propose to lead the city during a debate set for 7 p.m. Oct. 16 in Howard Auditorium on the Louisiana Tech...
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09/27/2014
This fall, animal lovers have the opportunity to help provide shelter for animals in need while also getting 52 chances at a new gun with very little expense on their part. Beginning Nov. 7, 4 PAWS...
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09/27/2014
Kindergarten News Kindergartners are very busy this time of year. In reading, we are learning letters and their sounds. We are learning new sight words. These are helping us to read. In math, we are...
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09/27/2014
Welcome New Faculty Grambling Middle School welcomes Glenda Howard and Tracy Tinsley. Howard assumes the position of curriculum coordinator/reacher and Tinsley is the new social studies teacher....
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09/26/2014
Candidates for Ruston and Grambling mayor, 3rd Judicial District district attorney and the Division B district judgeship pushed their platforms to about 60 local residents Thursday night during a...
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09/26/2014
Grambling residents voiced their opinions and asked questions about the possibility of districting the city on Thursday night. Louisiana Sen. Rick Gallot was on hand to present information regarding...
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09/26/2014
Those interested in cars, trucks or bikes will have a chance to see some unique vehicles the first weekend in October, as well as give to a worthwhile organization. The Second Chance Car, Truck and...