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The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce 98th Annual Awards Banquet, presented by First National Bank has been rescheduled for 6-8:30 p.m. Thursday at the Ruston Civic Center. Judy Copeland, president of the Chamber, said the event was rescheduled because of the winter weather. The banquet will begin with a wine-and-cheese social. Dinner will be served at 6:45 p.m. Highlights of the event will include the presentation of the chamber’s 2017 Robert E. Russ Award to long-time Ruston businessman J.N. Walpole; the Ruston Rotary Club’s 2017 Bill Best Humanitarian Award to David Abernathy, founder and...

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10/02/2014
The Lincoln Parish Library will celebrate Teen Read Week, Oct. 12-18, with special events and programs aimed at encouraging teens around the area to read for the fun of it. Thousands of libraries,...
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10/02/2014
The first grade students of Downsville Charter School have been learning about animals that help people. On Sept. 21, the Union Parish Library partnered with the Union Parish Sheriff’s Office to send...
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10/02/2014
The following Cedar Creek seventh grade students have been invited to participate in the 35th annual Talent Search through the Duke University Talent Identification Program. Students are identified...
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10/02/2014
The Ruston High School Parent/Teacher Association recently put the spotlight on its annual membership drive during the school’s Open House. All RHS families and supporters who signed up to join the...
10/01/2014
MONROE — A Choudrant man pleaded guilty last week to distributing methamphetamine from his home, U.S. Attorney Stephanie A. Finley said.
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10/01/2014
Individuals will flood downtown Ruston on Saturday morning with one goal in mind — finding a cure for juvenile diabetes. The sixth annual Juvenile Diabetes Research Fund Walk for the Cure will kick...
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10/01/2014
Fencing at the Lincoln Parish Detention Center has remained an issue dating back to when the Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office took over the facility more than a year ago. When the LPSO took over the...
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09/30/2014
Science has been a way of life for New Tech @ Ruston Director Missy Wooley for many years now. But before that, teaching was in her blood. “I’m a fourth generation teacher,” she said. “I remember...
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09/30/2014
Volunteers are neighbors helping one another in a time of need. Or at least that is the opinion of Lincoln Parish Fire District No. 1 District Chief Danny Cross. “We offer training in many areas,”...
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09/29/2014
The China Circus featuring Anhui Acrobatic Troupe took the stage at the Dixie Center for the Arts on Friday night to kick off the 2014-15 Dixie season. Viewers were treated to acrobatic feats by what...