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The man suspected of killing a Ruston woman and injuring her mother and child is in the Lincoln Parish Detention Center today charged with first-degree murder. Frank Jauron Stringfellow, 38, of 216 Cotton St., was arrested Tuesday afternoon almost 12 hours after he allegedly shot and killed Shakena N. Hampton, 35, and wounded her mother and 1-year-old child. Also arrested were Stringfellow’s mother, Vickie June Stringfellow, 62, of 1716 Skyline Drive, and April Jarnell Thurman-Lyons, 39, of 1718 Skyline Drive. Each of the women is charged as being an accessory after the fact to first-degree...

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03/27/2014
Lincoln Parish is playing host to a fair that opened up Wednesday afternoon. Rides are set to be available to residents through the weekend. The fair is located on U.S. Highway 167 South near the...
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03/27/2014
Name: Vicki Caskey  Number of years serving in Lincoln Parish: 5 Profession: Market manager for The Minute Magazine Clubs/organizations/professional affiliations: Founder of Wiggin’Out Part time...
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03/27/2014
The Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office has made an arrest in the Jan. 14 burglary of Lincoln Parish Water District No. 3. Chad Alexander, LPSO public information officer, said scientific evidence...
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03/27/2014
When everything has been done in college and students move on to their own professional lives, Douglass Thomas said there’s only one thing that makes a big difference — integrity. “I applaud...
03/27/2014
It’s time to see live entertainment once again at the 2014 Cotton Country Open Horse Show. The season kicked off at 6 p.m. March 21 at the North Louisiana Exhibition Center, located at 165...
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03/27/2014
Ruston attorney Tyler Storms, has declared his candidacy for the 3rd Judicial District Division B judgeship now held by retiring Judge Wayne Smith. Smith recently announced he would not be running...
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03/27/2014
Students in Pat Albritton’s Advanced Learning Academy class at Cypress Springs Elementary welcomed parents, grandparents and special guests to participate in a special Mardi Gras event at the school...
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03/27/2014
The Ruston Rotary Club proudly announces the recipients of the March Student of the Month Awards. Each student honoree spoke to the club members about their accomplishments at the March 19 luncheon...
03/27/2014
Engineering Professor Natchitoches — The Department of Science at the Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts continued its Science Speaker Series on Feb. 7 with a presentation by Dr. Rastko...
03/27/2014
Principal’s List Nathan Castle, Katelynn Ponder, Noah Powell, Maggie Ray and Julissa Rushing. A Honor Roll Jaden Dotson, Chris Holland, Sue Anne Howell, Danielle Howington, Madison Jacks, Brayden...