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Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 2:15pm
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Travel in Lincoln Parish came to a near grinding halt today after the first winter storm of 2018 spread a wintery mix, following by an inch or more of snow across the area. Parish public and private schools, along with Louisiana Tech, Grambling State and the Ruston campus of Delta Community College were also closed today and will be closed again Wednesday. The parish is under a hard freeze warning from 8 p.m. today until 10 a.m. Wednesday. Overnight temperatures are expected to drop to around 13 degrees, causing wind chills values as low as 5 degrees, according to the National Weather...

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11/12/2014
Residents from across the parish gathered in Choudrant Park on Tuesday to honor veterans, who were dubbed by the main speaker as “real life superheroes.” Veterans were treated to several musical...
11/12/2014
The Lincoln Parish Police Jury met Tuesday night to discuss the amended budget for 2014 and the proposed budget for 2015, both of which accountant Bobby Gray said were in good standing. “Basically,...
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11/12/2014
The suspects in the burglaries in close proximity to Louisiana Tech University on Tuesday have been apprehended and booked into the Lincoln Parish Detention Center. Deputy Chief Clint Williams,...
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11/11/2014
In honor of Veterans Day and in partnership with the local VFW Post, Boy Scout Troop 45 and Cub Scout Pack 45 placed flags at the graves of veterans at six local cemeteries. The boys place more than...
11/11/2014
The Louisiana Tech and Ruston Police Departments were instrumental in apprehending two suspects in burglaries from early today. Tech Chief of Police Randal Hermes said he appreciates RPD’s help in...
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11/11/2014
Honoring those who have served is a large part of what today is about, but for one Choudrant native it is much more than that. Jack Pipes, 88, was born and raised in Choudrant, and drafted at 18 he...
11/11/2014
BATON ROUGE — The Workforce and Innovation for a Stronger Economy (WISE) Council approved the University of Louisiana System’s campus plans for $9.5 million of state funding for workforce and...
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11/11/2014
For the second year, Lincoln ACHIEVE partnered with the team behind the “Lighten Up Lincoln” Community Health Expo to connect the local public schools with the ongoing effort to improve the health of...
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11/10/2014
On Tuesday, the village of Choudrant will present the ninth annual “Honoring All Who Served” program at 11 a.m. at the flagpole in Choudrant Park, located at the corner of Louisiana Highway 145 and U...
11/10/2014
Several committees will meet before the regularly scheduled Lincoln Parish Police Jury meeting Tuesday night at the Lincoln Parish Courthouse. The Personnel and Benefits Committee will meet to...