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Friday, August 18, 2017 - 12:08pm
Graduation speaker Stan Napper gave each of the 276 newest Louisiana Tech University graduates a jigsaw puzzle piece before they entered the floor of the Thomas Assembly Center Thursday morning for the school’s 321st Commencement Exercise. The message the retiring vice president for research and development conveyed by the end of his speech was that life is a puzzle, and it’s finding out the way to make yourself best fit that counts most. As he began his address, Napper asked the new graduates a bunch of questions about the gift. “How does it feel?” he asked. “Smooth on one side, rough on the...

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05/03/2014
Leadership Lincoln is in its 27th year and has graduated more than 400 individuals who now know more about Ruston and Lincoln Parish than they probably ever imagined there was to know.
05/03/2014
Ruston Main Street is soliciting Redevelopment Incentive Grant applications from downtown commercial building and/or business owners. The Louisiana Main Street program is able to offer two types of...
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05/03/2014
Rich Lee, of Ruston Tractor, Inc., was presented an award for outstanding sales of Exmark Lawnmowers by R.W. Distributors, the Exmark Distributor.
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05/03/2014
First-grade news Choudrant Elementary School first graders enjoyed learning about farm life and baby animals during their Spring field trip to Papa Simpson’s Farm. Second-grade news
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05/03/2014
RJHS news Agriculture Chad Towns, Ag teacher at RJHS, has been using the greenhouse to teach horticulture techniques to his agriculture classes.  Plants grown in the greenhouse were used as a...
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05/03/2014
Ruston High School’s Future Business Leaders of America remains the top chapter in the state for the fifth straight year.
05/03/2014
BATON ROUGE — The Louisiana Department of Education today announced the recipients of awards for the Believe and Prepare pilots, whereby schools and colleges work together to design preparation...
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05/02/2014
Several minor injuries were sustained in two separate accidents occurring today and Thursday. At approximately 9:52 a.m. Thursday, a 911 call was received by the Ruston Fire Department and EMS...
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05/02/2014
Lincoln Parish Park will yet again be crawling with outdoor enthusiasts as the 2014 XTERRA races are held on Saturday and Sunday. Fred Phillips, race director with DLT Events, said the races have...
05/02/2014
The annual post-graduation celebration for Ruston High School seniors has become a traditional event that draws graduates for more than just a fun evening. Project Graduation 2014 will take place at...