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Musical performances were plentiful during the 2017 Louisiana Peach Festival Saturday Photo above: Uncle Kracker capped off the 2017 Louisiana Peach Festival before a large crowd Saturday night at Railroad Park. Photo below: Russ Town Band director Lawrence Gibbs conducts the community musicians during the band’s annual Americana Concert on Saturday held in conjunction with the Louisiana Peach Festival.

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04/12/2014
Submitted photo- Julia Trull (left) and mom, Misty Trull, recently traveled to Pollock, Louisiana to attend the annual 4-H Fashion Camp held at 4-H Grant Walker Educational Center. Youth and adult...
04/12/2014
Sophisticated scammers have created a fake Google log-in screen that is actually hosted on the company’s servers. Watch out for scam Google Drive emails that prompt users to enter the username and...
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04/12/2014
The Weyerhaeuser Giving Fund — U.S. recently provided Ruston Junior High School with a $13,000 grant. The grant is for the Keep It Technologically Savvy (KITS) program, which prepares students to...
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04/11/2014
Brittany Copponex began to chair the Lincoln Parish Relay for Life in September of 2013 and said she could not think of any better way to give back to the community. “I love the community and I love...
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04/11/2014
The Lincoln Learning Center on Mayberry Street was the locale for the battery of a school teacher on Thursday. At approximately 11:53 a.m. the Ruston Police Department responded to a disturbance at...
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04/11/2014
The annual North Central Louisiana Master Gardeners Plant Sale will be held from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. Saturday at the Ruston Lincoln Parish Convention and Visitors Bureau, located at 2111 N. Trenton...
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04/11/2014
Moraine Valley Community College President Sylvia Jenkins will deliver Grambling State University’s spring commencement address in May. “We are privileged to welcome Jenkins back home to GSU as our...
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04/10/2014
The litter crew of the Lincoln Parish Detention Center picked up trash along Stable Road, east of Burgessville Road, on Wednesday. Supervisor Jerone Jackson said the crew picks up trash along roads...
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04/10/2014
Ruston’s Director of Engineering Services Richard Aillet has retired after almost 14 years with the city. Aillet announced his departure Wednesday via email. He stepped down March 7. “I can truly say...
04/10/2014
Former 5th District Congressman Rodney Alexander said today he isn’t ruling out running for his former job in this fall’s elections. “I’m not saying no to anything,” Alexander, R-Ruston, said this...