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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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05/30/2014
Tim Bisping, associate dean of graduate programs and research and associate professor of economics, has been named interim dean of Louisiana Tech University’s College of Business, replacing James...
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05/30/2014
Grambling residents are preparing to celebrate freedom at the annual Juneteenth Heritage Festival, an eight-day event that will kick off at 6 p.m. June 12 with opening ceremonies. Although Juneteenth...
05/30/2014
Residents in low-lying areas around Lake D’Arbonne learned the hard way in April the state’s new $9 million flood control project wasn’t keeping water off their property. The chairman of the...
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05/30/2014
Grambling State University held a dedication ceremony Tuesday for its Legacy Square and Legacy Brick Project surrounding the new statue of “Eddie” the Tiger in the Plaza of the GSU quad in front of...
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05/29/2014
The finishing touches are being made to the five-year project that is the new Lincoln Parish Sherriff’s Office facility. The complex, located on 161 Road Camp Road in Ruston, has cost more than $5...
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05/29/2014
The driver suspected of fatally striking a pedestrian early Wednesday morning on Interstate 20 has been charged with felony hit-and-run. Whitney Janay Gaston-Loyd, 21, of Shreveport, was arrested...
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05/29/2014
Ruston Police Department Deputy Chief Tim Parker, second from left, looks at a shadow box containing insignia and other memorabilia from his 25 years with the department during a recent retirement...
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05/29/2014
For an end-of-the-year celebration the students of Trinity Preschool were dressed for rainy weather, but there was not a cloud around during the performance of “Singing in the Rain.” It was the...
05/29/2014
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05/29/2014
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