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Saturday, February 25, 2017 - 9:44pm
Saturday served as commencement for Louisiana Tech University’s 326 winter quarter graduates, and Ronny Walker, mayor of Ruston, served as the event’s keynote speaker. Walker focused on three words to emphasize to the graduates: bold, believe and brave. “I want to encourage you to be bold,” Walker said. “Bold in your work. Bold in your goals and ambitions. Bold with your dreams … Being bold is one reason you are graduating from a nationally recognized university today. It was a bold move by then President Dan Reneau and his staff, one of which is our president today, Dr. Les Guice, who took...

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02/08/2014
Law enforcement officials have released statistics for 2013 on the number of arrests made as well as what this means for the community. Sgt. Clint Williams, public information officer with the Ruston...
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02/08/2014
Second nine weeks Principal's List
 Seventh grade: Lathe Allen, Abigail Ambrose, Michal Bishop, Victoria Breeding, Kaylee Broom, Alyssa Cahoy, Tristan Calaman, Emma Colvin, Jacob Crook, Malcom Davis...
02/08/2014
The Lincoln Head Start Child Development Program is sponsored by Lincoln Total Community Action, Inc. and is funded by the Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children Youth...
02/08/2014
NATCHITOCHES — Prospective students entering seventh, eighth and ninth grades next year that attended Exploration Day on Monday, Jan. 20, at the Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts...
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02/08/2014
Bank of Ruston’s Angie Biscomb, right, presents a donation to Laura Miller of the North Central Louisiana Arts Council (NCLAC) to match artists’ donations from artwork sold during Bank of Ruston’s “...
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02/07/2014
At approximately 1 p.m. Friday, deputies with Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office were involved in the fatal shooting of a 23-year-old resident. Chad Alexander, public information officer with LPSO, said...
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02/07/2014
For more than five years local girls, along with their mothers and grandmothers, have enjoyed a movie and tea party together. This year Quota International of Ruston will present an American Girl...
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02/07/2014
The Lincoln Parish Narcotics Enforcement Team made an arrest Thursday morning on the Grambling State University campus. Cameron Dewayne Cammack, 21, of room No. 5115 Robert B. Knot Hall, was arrested...
02/07/2014
The time has come to start thinking of babies. The March of Dimes kick-off luncheon was held Thursday at Northern Louisiana Medical Center. Team captains for Ruston and Lincoln Parish were in...
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02/07/2014
Residents driving in downtown Ruston on Saturday morning might be a little surprised to see a large group of people sitting on the lawn of Peach Tree Dental. For the seventh year, the business will...