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Ruston will soon be covered in color as residents do their part to help bring an end to breast cancer during the Fourth Annual Susan G. Komen North Louisiana Color Me for a Cure 5k walk/run. The event begins at 9 a.m. Saturday at Ruston High School. “Our organization as a whole covers 22 parishes (in North Louisiana) and Lincoln Parish is going to be our priority for the next three years because of those parishes, Lincoln has the highest breast cancer mortality rate,” Lindsay Dean, executive director for Susan G. Komen NWLA, said. “I think that is important for people to understand why we are...

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02/06/2014
Summer Banuelos is already looking forward to Grambling Laboratory High School’s next science fair. “I just want to do another human behavior project because I find it very interesting,” said the 14...
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02/05/2014
Grambling State University welcomed a national radio show host to campus Tuesday. Tom Joyner visited the university to present a $50,000 check to GSU for winning the Allstate Insurance Quotes for...
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02/05/2014
More than 200 local residents gathered at the Ruston Civic Center on Tuesday night to recognize the best of the best in Lincoln Parish during the annual Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce Gala. The...
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02/05/2014
The Lincoln Parish School Board and Building and Grounds Committee met Tuesday night to discuss new lighting at L.J. “Hoss” Garrett Stadium, among other things. Architect Mike Walpole said he has...
02/05/2014
The village of Simsboro board of aldermen met in regular session Monday. The council approved minutes from the Jan. 6 regular meeting and the Jan. 29 special-called meeting. The minutes from those...
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02/04/2014
The sixth annual Lincoln Parish Schools Student and Teacher of the Year Awards Gala was held Monday night in the Ruston Civic Center as outstanding scholars and educators from every level of...
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02/04/2014
Ruston’s Board of Alderman has agreed to spend $16,250 as its share of a possible bid on property in Union Parish that could become the site of a water treatment plant aimed at helping to lessen the...
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02/04/2014
Ruston resident Geri Taylor is runner-up in an international Author of the Year competition. Authors from around the world competed in the Internet’s largest social media competition. MARSocial, in...
02/04/2014
The village of Choudrant has finally started to see some visible signs of the Interstate service road project that has been in the works for several years now. During the village’s Monday night...
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02/03/2014
More than 100 area residents came out for the third annual Master Gardeners’ Seminar on Saturday. During the event, Dalerie Moller, president of the North Central Louisiana Master Gardeners, awarded...