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A former Ruston Junior High School seventh grader recently placed fourth in the 2016 National You Be the Chemist Competition in Washington, D.C. Jonathan Gunasekaran, 13, received scholarship money, a TI-84 Plus calculator and other science-related prizes. You Be the Chemist Competitions are contests in which students are questioned on science and chemistry-related material throughout a day-long, 11-round of academic challenge. Jonathan represented Lincoln Parish in the last two national competitions. His brother, Benjamin, placed ninth in the 2015 National You Be the Chemist Competition. In...

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02/28/2014
A Ruston man has been apprehended by the Ruston Police Department on fraud-related charges. Sgt. Clint Williams, public information officer with RPD, said on Feb. 4, detectives with the Criminal...
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02/28/2014
Ruston Elementary and Lincoln Parish are pleased to announce Tammy Schales as a semifinalist for the State Teacher of the Year. Schales is a fourth grade ELA teacher who goes the extra mile to ensure...
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02/28/2014
DCS FBLA members attended the District II Meeting at ULM Feb. 5. Congratulations to the following members who placed in their events: •Excellent in Current Events (team event): Reuben Mitchell,...
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02/28/2014
Louisiana Tech University recently held the annual Louisiana Region II Science and Engineering Fair in the TONK at the Student Center. Pictured at right are first place winners Min Teng, McGuire...
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02/28/2014
United Way of Northeast Louisiana hosted a “Celebrating Excellence” awards reception Tuesday in honor of the outstanding employee campaigns and individuals for their extraordinary efforts and...
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02/28/2014
Three men were apprehended at the Grambling Post Office by the Lincoln Parish Narcotics Enforcement Team for drug-related charges on Tuesday. According to to the arrest affidavit, at approximately 1...
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02/28/2014
The Lincoln Parish Narcotics Enforcement Team made three arrests at approximately 11 a.m. Tuesday. According to the arrest affidavit, at close to 10 a.m. agents responded to an anonymous tip of...
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02/28/2014
Shawna Igou has been an artist her entire life, and on Monday afternoon she was rewarded for her passion. Shawna, a senior at Ruston High School, was named the overall winner of the eighth annual...
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02/28/2014
“Same Time, Next Year,” the romantic comedy written by award winning playwright Bernard Slade, is the next Ruston Community Theatre production. This play is sponsored by Gnemi Financial Services and...
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02/25/2014
Richard Dieter, Walter Moss and Cain Budds (left to right) performed at Sundown Tavern Saturday as part of the 15th annual John Simoneaux Memorial “Johnny Jam” held Friday and Saturday at Sundown...