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In order to make up the approximately $50,000 lost during this year’s Louisiana Peach Festival, the Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce has taken over and created several events for the month of December. The Chamber will continue its annual #ShopRuston campaign event 12 Days of Christmas Shopping, but will also takeover the annual Lincoln Lights Up the Pines event and the annual Ruston Christmas Parade, said Chamber president Judy Copeland. In addition to taking over those events, the Chamber will also add the first Battle for the Paddle Chili Cook Off. Earlier this year, Chamber officials...

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06/10/2014
A Ruston man was arrested and charged with two counts of simple battery, one count of false imprisonment and one count of resisting an officer late Monday night, according to the Lincoln Parish...
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06/09/2014
Will Hayden, star of Discovery Channel’s “Sons of Guns” and founder of Red Jacket Firearms, brought the heat to north Louisiana on Saturday to help raise funds for the Ruston Police Department. The...
06/09/2014
The 2013 audit report will be given in the Lincoln Parish Police Jury’s regularly scheduled meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday.  A presentation will be given by CPA David Hartt, but prior to that, the...
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06/09/2014
Effective Aug. 1, Louisiana Tech University’s campus, instructional sites and facilities will become tobacco-free in accordance with Act 211 of the 2013 Louisiana State Legislative session which...
06/09/2014
The manager of a state program to promote cultural arts in Louisiana said a classic example of unintended benefits of the program can be found in Farmerville. In 2007, the Louisiana Legislature...
06/09/2014
CARF International announced that Northeast Delta Human Services Authority (NE Delta HSA) has been accredited for a period of three years, its longest-running accreditation, for the following...
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06/09/2014
The Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s office is thankful to McKinney Honda and Kawasaki for supplying their Community Service Division with a Kawasaki mule. The mule will be used for the Senior Expo and the...
06/07/2014
GRAMBLING — Grambling’s City Council paved the way to try to help secure a hotel/retail outlet and to create a recreation trail through town as it held its regular monthly meeting Thursday night at...
06/07/2014
Due to some contractors taking advantage of the free services the Lincoln Parish Solid Waste Department offers, the Lincoln Parish Police Jury created an addendum to the current landfill policy...
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06/07/2014
Cub and Boys Scouts from Pack 45 and Troop 45 in Ruston were hard at work Saturday morning cutting up American flags for proper disposal during a Flag Retirement Ceremony to be conducted as part of...