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Nine months ago, when the Rev. Ryan Ford was named director of the United Methodist Wesley Foundation campus ministry at Louisiana Tech University, he brought with him the hope that someday the ministry could make small-scale and sustainable farming part of its discipleship. Ford never imagined it would happen so soon. Three weeks ago, the Wesley Foundation entered into partnership with the city of Ruston on a community gardening project that supporters say can help revitalize part of the city, produce healthy food, be educational and bear witness to God’s kingdom. Ruston’s Board of Aldermen...

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03/01/2014
Career Technical College recently held its winter graduation ceremony where 128 graduates were recognized for their accomplishments. The graduates were recognized before a large crowd of family and...
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03/01/2014
Third six weeks honor roll Principal’s List (All A’s): Tyneshia Cato, Brianna Ridgell, Adarian Williams and Allen Williams. B-Honor Roll: 12th grade: Persia Bobb, Vaderious Dismuke, Marcus Evans,...
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03/01/2014
Students of Hillcrest Elementary School were able to witness a helicopter actually land on their playground Thursday afternoon. The second grade Advanced Learning Academy class was able to go closer...
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02/28/2014
Oil and gas pipeline companies are breaking the law by not repairing damage they do to Louisiana’s coastal wetlands, the head of a nonprofit organization backing a lawsuit against some of the...
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02/28/2014
For the first time in history Lincoln Parish has a principal and a teacher ranked in the top 15 of their professions at the same time for the state of Louisiana. Tammy Schales, a fourth grade English...
02/28/2014
In an effort to get impaired drivers off the road the Grambling Police Department will be participating in the National Impaired Driving — Click It or Ticket enforcement crackdown. Officers from the...
02/28/2014
Northern Louisiana is preparing to be showered with color. The inaugural Color Me for a Cure 5k walk/run, will be held in downtown Ruston on March 15. “This is the first Color Me for a Cure in...
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02/28/2014
The Ruston Police Department has made the second arrest on fraud-related charges, which stemmed from a Feb. 4 incident. Elise Annette Darts, 62, 1201 Gilman St., was arrested by RPD at approximately...
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02/28/2014
Local youth may be in for a treat. The Boys and Girls Clubs of North Central Louisiana unveiled a rendition of their plans for a new club building on Tuesday. Eldonta Osborne, chief professional...
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02/28/2014
Members of the Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce were pleased with their decision to host a “Business After Hours” event at the Lincoln Parish School Board Tuesday night. “We had an awesome turnout...