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With the summer months almost over, James Ramsaur, director of the Lincoln Parish Park, is looking to make some improvements to the amenities offered at the park. Among those improvements are the updating of five campsites. “The sites 29-33 are the last five sites and they are on a hill so they get a lot of water down off the hill,” he said. “We are going to try to channel the water and enlarge them a little bit so they will be big enough for the camper.” The next project will be installing tall gates along the beach to ensure the safety of visitors when lifeguards aren’t present. “Right now...

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06/07/2014
Argent Financial Group, a diversified Southern wealth and financial services firm responsible for more than $6 billion in client assets, recently named Matt Barham president of Argent Property...
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06/06/2014
A simple smile and a “Good morning” were enough to lift the spirits of Ruston native Trent Dion Soto in a situation that most people wouldn’t even consider trying. For 30 days, Soto experienced life...
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06/06/2014
Lamore Carter remembers the summer of 1943 as if it were yesterday. It was June. He had just graduated as valedictorian of Central High School in Galveston, Texas. He already knew what was coming...
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06/06/2014
OUACHITA PARISH — On June 5, investigators with the Louisiana State Police Bureau of Investigations and Homeland Security Investigations charged 52-year-old Michael Golden of Downsville with two...
06/06/2014
Louisiana Tech University introduced Greg Goff as its new baseball coach during a Friday morning press conference at the Charles Wyly Athletic Complex. Goff just wrapped up his seventh season as head...
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06/05/2014
The Boys and Girls Club of North Central Louisiana has begun its annual Summer Food Service Program. “This is a federally funded program that provides meals for kids ages 18 and under during the...
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06/05/2014
Casen Ray Broussard, of Hayes in Calcasieu Parish, is currently undergoing treatment at St. Jude Children’s Research hospital in Memphis, Tennessee. Two-year-old Casen was recently diagnosed with...
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06/05/2014
Residents interested in learning to crochet or knit are in luck. At 2 p.m. Sunday in the Lincoln Parish Library’s Lincoln Community Room, those interested in learning a new skill — or who simply love...
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06/04/2014
Plenty of cool weather and rain is going to make for a tasty Louisiana Peach Festival season according to local peach growers. “We have started picking already,” Joe Mitcham, owner of Mitcham Farms,...
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06/04/2014
The Lincoln Parish School Board held a special dedication ceremony during the monthly meeting Tuesday night to honor all of the retirees of the 2013-14 school year. “There is a sense of regret as we...