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The first of a series of three murals designed to draw attention to downtown Ruston and enhance visitor experiences is finished. The 9-foot-tall by 40-foot-long work is painted on the back wall of the Rainwater Building facing Vienna Street and adjacent to the Federal Building parking lot. The mural is visible to northbound traffic. The mural is a collage of multi-colored geometric shapes, some bearing almost hidden logos and images that represent Ruston. The images were intentionally veiled so that people have to walk up to the mural to spot them. “You’ll see everything from a peach to a...

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03/24/2014
A Grambling man remains in the Lincoln Parish Detention Center today charged with five offenses stemming from a fight with his ex-girlfriend’s boyfriend. Henrie D. White, 24, was arrested Friday by...
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03/24/2014
Name: Judy Copeland Number of years lived in Lincoln Parish: 14 years Profession: Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce President Clubs/organizations/professional affiliations: I am a member of the...
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03/24/2014
Spring is here and that means more people will be outside enjoying themselves throughout the community. The deadline to sign up for spring softball league, sponsored by Ruston Parks and Recreation is...
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03/22/2014
A wonderful version of a Louis Armstrong classic Friday night led to Mark Faulker, of Ruston, being named the 2014 Dixie Enterainer of the Year. Faulkner’s version of “What a Wonderful World” was...
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03/22/2014
This dunk by Michael Kyser accounted for the final points Saturday as Louisiana Tech defeated the University of Georgia 79-71 in second round action of the National Invitational Tournament in Athens...
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03/22/2014
Louisiana legislators combating the implementation of Common Core may get their wish earlier than expected. Originally, a national Common Core standardized test was supposed to have been implemented...
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03/22/2014
Editor’s Note: This is the fourth in a series of stories about women fulfilling nontraditional roles in honor of Women’s History Month. Third Judicial District Judge Cynthia Woodard stays on call...
03/22/2014
Teens who find themselves at home during spring break bored and looking for something to do can celebrate diversity and civil rights next week at the Lincoln Parish Library. There will be an...
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03/22/2014
They have dusted off their running, jumping and throwing shoes and are ready to go as the 2014 track stars. The Lady Bearkit team is made up of Lamiracle Garner, Alexius Austin, Aislyn Coyne, Oneke...
03/22/2014
Cedar Creek School has revealed the names of those students who have earned the honor roll for the third nine-week grading period. All A’s Fourth grade: Braden Cannon, Zoe Graham, Will Harris,...