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City and parish officials cut the ribbon Friday to formally open the recycling transfer station located at the Lincoln Parish Landfill. Once the trucks have made their rounds, they back inside the building, and dump their loads into large opening at the back of the building, into a trailer below. The photo is taken from where the trailer will set and shows the dump opening below. Recyclables will be transferred to Shreveport for separating. Ruston began a curbside recycling program Jan. 1. The service is available inside the city and extends to a 3-mile radius into the parish. More than...

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11/15/2013
The Ruston Farmers Market has many new activities this fall season, including a plant sale sponsored by the North Central Louisiana Master Gardeners, acceptance of SNAP/EBT cards, and a Giving Thanks...
11/15/2013
At 2 p.m. Tuesday the Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce and McCarter Financial Group will be presenting a free meeting with guest speaker, Michael Bertaut, about the Affordable Care Act at Trinity...
11/15/2013
From 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. on Saturday, the Junior Auxiliary of Ruston will be having their annual jambalaya and bake sale at Super 1 Foods. Jodi Wood, the Junior Auxiliary public relations chair, said...
11/14/2013
The Southwestern Athletic Conference announced Wednesday that Jackson State University will receive an undisclosed amount from the SWAC to help with the financial losses it incurred from its canceled...
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11/14/2013
Jump roping teams from Texas will be double dutching their way into Lincoln Parish schools Friday and Saturday. Katie Hall, private basketball instructor and former team member on the USA jump roping...
11/14/2013
Funeral services for Eddie Robinson Jr., the son of legendary Grambling State University football coach Eddie Robinson, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday in T.H. Harris Auditorium on the GSU campus....
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11/14/2013
Louisiana Tech University graduates will receive their diplomas at 10 a.m. Saturday during fall quarter commencement at the Thomas Assembly Center. William D. Hogan, president/CEO of the Bank of...
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11/14/2013
Parental involvement Grambling Laboratory High School set up two days focused on parental involvement for our senior and junior students. Oct. 23 was declared “Senior Day” at GHS, and Oct. 30 was...
11/14/2013
We would like to welcome Michelle Thrower as our interim principal. All CSE parents and community volunteers are invited to attend a Meet and Greet at 1 p.m. Tuesday in our parent center....
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11/14/2013
“Let us come before Him with thanksgiving. For the Lord is the great God.” — Psalms 95:2-3 It’s November, the month of Thanksgiving. Here at Emmanuel Baptist Preschool, we have so much to be thankful...