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Nine months ago, when the Rev. Ryan Ford was named director of the United Methodist Wesley Foundation campus ministry at Louisiana Tech University, he brought with him the hope that someday the ministry could make small-scale and sustainable farming part of its discipleship. Ford never imagined it would happen so soon. Three weeks ago, the Wesley Foundation entered into partnership with the city of Ruston on a community gardening project that supporters say can help revitalize part of the city, produce healthy food, be educational and bear witness to God’s kingdom. Ruston’s Board of Aldermen...

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01/20/2014
A Ruston woman faces aggravated second-degree battery charges today after she allegedly hit her niece in the head with a coffee mug and then attacked her with a kitchen knife. Darlene Gray, of 617...
01/20/2014
Dr. Louis J. Guillette, professor of obstetrics and gynecology and director of the Marine Biomedicine and Environmental Sciences Center at the Medical University of South Carolina, will present two...
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01/19/2014
The 12th annual Martin Luther King Day Noon Ecumenical Observance will be held Monday in the Ruston Civic Center. Nationally renowned success coach and motivational speaker Steve Birdine will be the...
01/19/2014
Scammers are targeting area utility customers with threats to disconnect gas or electric service unless accounts supposedly in arrears are settled immediately with prepaid debit cards. “What we’re...
01/19/2014
Here in Ruston and Lincoln Parish there seems to be a growing trend of residents being more health conscious. However, influenza or commonly known as the flu, is still prevalent despite attempts to...
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01/19/2014
The Lincoln Parish Library is the current home for the traveling Louisiana Bicentennial Quilt, “Stitch by Stitch, Binding Together 200 Years of Louisiana History.” After traveling around the state,...
01/19/2014
Grambling State University is proud to announce that Northern Louisiana’s “best kept secret” will strut its stuff to state legislators in the state’s capitol. On March 18, the prestigious and...
01/19/2014
Glen View Elementary has announced the names of those students who have achieved the honor roll for the third six-week grading period. Principal’s List
01/19/2014
Community Trust Financial Corporation has announced the appointment of Shreveport resident Farrell J. Malone to its Board of Directors.
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01/19/2014
Pictured are Sharee Granger with her daughter, Gabbie Granger and Isabelle, Gabbie’s doll. They are anticipating this year’s “Timeless Traditions” sponsored by Quota International of Ruston. The...