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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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02/28/2014
Residents of Lincoln Parish get those costumes ready to get some exercise and have some fun in the park. The Lincoln Parish Park, located at 211 Lincoln Parish Park Road, will host the first annual...
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02/28/2014
The 2014 Jonquil Jubilee Garden Tour will be held Saturday in Gibsland — ‘The Daffodil Capital of Louisiana.’ The hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. with the Jonquil Jubilee Pancake and Sausage Breakfast at...
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02/28/2014
A Ruston man has been apprehended by the Ruston Police Department on fraud-related charges. Sgt. Clint Williams, public information officer with RPD, said on Feb. 4, detectives with the Criminal...
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02/28/2014
Ruston Elementary and Lincoln Parish are pleased to announce Tammy Schales as a semifinalist for the State Teacher of the Year. Schales is a fourth grade ELA teacher who goes the extra mile to ensure...
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02/28/2014
DCS FBLA members attended the District II Meeting at ULM Feb. 5. Congratulations to the following members who placed in their events: •Excellent in Current Events (team event): Reuben Mitchell,...
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02/28/2014
Louisiana Tech University recently held the annual Louisiana Region II Science and Engineering Fair in the TONK at the Student Center. Pictured at right are first place winners Min Teng, McGuire...
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02/28/2014
United Way of Northeast Louisiana hosted a “Celebrating Excellence” awards reception Tuesday in honor of the outstanding employee campaigns and individuals for their extraordinary efforts and...
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02/28/2014
Three men were apprehended at the Grambling Post Office by the Lincoln Parish Narcotics Enforcement Team for drug-related charges on Tuesday. According to to the arrest affidavit, at approximately 1...
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02/28/2014
The Lincoln Parish Narcotics Enforcement Team made three arrests at approximately 11 a.m. Tuesday. According to the arrest affidavit, at close to 10 a.m. agents responded to an anonymous tip of...
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02/28/2014
Shawna Igou has been an artist her entire life, and on Monday afternoon she was rewarded for her passion. Shawna, a senior at Ruston High School, was named the overall winner of the eighth annual...