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City and parish officials cut the ribbon Friday to formally open the recycling transfer station located at the Lincoln Parish Landfill. Once the trucks have made their rounds, they back inside the building, and dump their loads into large opening at the back of the building, into a trailer below. The photo is taken from where the trailer will set and shows the dump opening below. Recyclables will be transferred to Shreveport for separating. Ruston began a curbside recycling program Jan. 1. The service is available inside the city and extends to a 3-mile radius into the parish. More than...

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12/07/2013
Grambling Middle School has released the names of the students who achieved honor roll status for the second six-week reporting period. Students are listed by academic achievement (minimum 3.0 grade...
12/07/2013
Dubach School has released the names of those students who have earned the honor roll for the first and second six-week and the first nine-week grading periods. First six weeks Principal’s List:...
12/06/2013
Third District Judge Charles Traylor II has ruled that a black man known for battling racial discrimination was unfairly denied a position as the Lincoln Parish director of Homeland Security based on...
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12/06/2013
On Thursday, the Dixie Center for the Arts hosted the “slap-stick” comedy, “Christmas Belles.” This play is the sequel to the former Ruston Community Theatre play, “Dearly Beloved.” “Christmas Belles...
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12/06/2013
A man is in jail today on charges of forcible rape and second-degree battery stemming from an incident that happened in April. Capt. Tim Parker, spokesman for the Ruston Police Department, said that...
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12/06/2013
WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Rep. Vance McAllister (R-Swartz) announced the congressional committee positions he has been assigned by the House of Representatives. McAllister is joining the agriculture...
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12/06/2013
Brightly-colored suits, a 10-gallon hat and a guitar are what people think about when they think of the late Rev. Homer Bailes. From the Grand Ole Opry to the pulpit, Bailes influenced and changed...
12/05/2013
At Choudrant’s regular monthly meeting, the board of aldermen voted to approve a grant application for communication equipment and to amend an ordinance. Mayor Bill Sanderson said every year, the...
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12/05/2013
Area bikers will rev their engines for a good cause on Dec. 14 when the second annual Ruston Toy Run takes off. Registration for the event, sponsored by the North Central American Bikers Aimed Toward...
12/05/2013
If everything goes as planned, residents could see construction projects stemming from the Nov. 16 Ruston District No. 1 bond election as early as January. Pending Lincoln Parish School Board...