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Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 12:11pm
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Christmas is coming to downtown Ruston. About 30 merchant members of the city’s Main Street organization fanned throughout the central business district Wednesday morning wrapping 26 trees with decorative white lights. The lights will be turned on in mid-November, along with strands city utility crews will hang over downtown streets. The early lighting came at the request of merchants who wanted the city to begin taking on a festive air prior to the Kickoff to Christmas event on Dec. 1, Haley Perot, Ruston’s Main Street director and community coordinator said. But to get the trees decorated...

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04/25/2014
On Saturday area residents will have a chance to show their support for others during the Hope for Autism 5k, set to be held at Lincoln Parish Park. Registration for the second annual run has been...
04/25/2014
Luisa Rebull, associate research scientist with the Spitzer Science Center at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech), will visit Louisiana Tech University, April 28 to discuss her work in...
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04/24/2014
A home built with love is something residents used to look for when purchasing a new home. And Don Love, a local homebuilder, developer and interior designer, was typically the man for the job....
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04/24/2014
A Ruston man was arrested Wednesday night after allegedly stabbing a man at the EZ Mart on California Avenue. According to the arrest affidavit, Ruston Police Department officers were dispatched to...
04/24/2014
The Board of Control of the Lincoln Parish Library held a special-called meeting on Wednesday. During the meeting the board immediately went into executive session to discuss a personnel issue. Once...
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04/24/2014
Ben Serio, a senior at Ruston High School, has been selected as one of 1,000 National Merit Scholarship recipients throughout the country. Ben was chosen out of 16,000 candidates to compete in the...
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04/24/2014
The Dubach Art Show and Silent Auction, “Art Rocks!,” will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 10.The Dubach Restoration and Beautification Organization (DRABO) will sell $5 plate lunches that...
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04/24/2014
Ruston Elementary would like to give a big thank you to the Ruston High cheerleaders and football players. They came to our school and helped us get pumped up and ready for the test! The students and...
04/24/2014
Principal’s List First grade:
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04/23/2014
Hillcrest Elementary School is asking residents in the area to help them celebrate their upcoming 90th anniversary, and one way they can do this is to donate memorabilia. “Anyone in the community who...