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The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce was able to “close the gap” of the approximately $50,000 lost during 2017’s Louisiana Peach Festival through various holiday events presented by the Chamber, said Judy Copeland, Chamber president. “This means we close the 2017 (year) with a loss, but we still have money in the bank,” Copeland said. “We will scale back some expenses on Peach Festival, but that will put us back in line with previous years.” Chamber officials announced they had taken over and created several events in December to replenish the money lost from Peach Fest. The Chamber...

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09/09/2014
Candidates for 3rd Judicial District Court Judge and District Attorney answered questions from Lincoln Parish residents Monday night at a TEA Party political forum held at the Ruston Country Club....
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09/08/2014
Ruston’s historic downtown Railroad Park is getting a makeover. Crews began uprooting trees this morning as part of the project that will entail removing soil, some of the existing sidewalk and all...
09/08/2014
After completing a study at the intersection of Louisiana Highways 33 and 821 (Frazier Road), the Department of Transportation and Development has recommended the installation of oversized warning...
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09/08/2014
Cullen Jackson today announced his candidacy for the Grambling City Council. Jackson said he would like to thank the citizens of Grambling for electing him as a councilmember four years ago. “I hope...
09/08/2014
The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce is accepting nominations for both the Russ Award and for 2015 board of directors. The deadline for nominations to the board of directors is set for Friday. The...
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09/06/2014
With the opening of its new facility, the Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office has launched a new website and application for smartphones. Public Information Officer Chad Alexander is directing residents...
09/06/2014
Former 5th District congressional hopeful Jeff Guerriero has dropped out of the political race, tapering the number of candidates for the seat down to nine. In a statement Guerriero released to KTVE/...
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09/06/2014
Local motorists will have to detour around portions of Goodwin Road and Reynolds Drive a while longer, but officials say the reconstruction project underway at the streets’ intersection will result...
09/06/2014
Parking in downtown Ruston will change under terms of a proposed ordinance that the city’s board of aldermen will be asked to introduce Monday evening. The proposal is one of several items on the...
09/06/2014
A Quitman man pleaded guilty to producing child pornography, U.S. Attorney Stephanie A. Finley announced Friday.