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Travis Napper, president and CEO of the Ruston Lincoln Convention & Visitors Bureau was installed as president of the Louisiana Association of Convention & Visitors Bureau’s Board of Directors during the association’s January meeting in Thibodaux. “I am honored to be serving LACVB as well as the statewide convention and visitor industry,” Napper said. “This organization plays a vital role in connecting travel industry organizations throughout the state and helping them work together to attract convention and tourism business. I look forward to working with my fellow board members to...

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11/18/2013
Residents can work off those holiday pounds with one of Bulldawg Nutrition’s many fitness options that are open to the public. Those interested can get a jump-start on their fitness with their six-...
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11/18/2013
On Saturday, local elementary school students attended a jump rope workshop at A.E. Phillips, which was taught by The Heart Throbbers Team and The High Velocity Team, jump rope teams from Texas....
11/17/2013
Ruston School District voters said “yes” Saturday to a $21 million public school improvements project. Complete but unofficial returns show 68 percent of voters voted for the millage extension that...
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11/17/2013
Lincoln Parish voters mirrored the rest of Louisiana’s 5th Congressional District in electing political newcomer Vance McAllister as their next congressman. Complete but unofficial returns from...
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11/17/2013
Pictured above are members of the Junior Auxiliary at their annual jambalaya and bake sale Saturday. Funds raised during this event go to help cover costs on the following projects: the Christmas...
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11/17/2013
Louisiana Tech University added 304 new alumni Saturday during the fall commencement ceremonies at the Thomas Assembly Center. The graduates also learned valuable life experiences from keynote...
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11/17/2013
First Baptist Church of Ruston will serve its traditional Thanksgiving meal “To Ruston with Love” to area citizens at 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Ruston Civic Center, located at 401 N. Trenton Street....
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11/17/2013
Ruston’s “Holidays Arts Tour — Create!” is set to begin Thursday and residents have several things to get excited about. Jessica Slaughter, executive director for the North Central Louisiana Arts...
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11/16/2013
On Saturday, students from local elementary schools participated in a jump rope workshop at A.E. Phillips with The Heart Throbbers Team and The High Velocity Team from Texas. Katie Hall, the...
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11/16/2013
The Howard School in Ruston recently received a grant from Claiborne Electric Cooperative’s Operation Round Up program. The school was awarded $1,645 to purchase five mini iPads for classroom use....