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In order to make up the approximately $50,000 lost during this year’s Louisiana Peach Festival, the Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce has taken over and created several events for the month of December. The Chamber will continue its annual #ShopRuston campaign event 12 Days of Christmas Shopping, but will also takeover the annual Lincoln Lights Up the Pines event and the annual Ruston Christmas Parade, said Chamber president Judy Copeland. In addition to taking over those events, the Chamber will also add the first Battle for the Paddle Chili Cook Off. Earlier this year, Chamber officials...

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05/03/2014
RJHS news Agriculture Chad Towns, Ag teacher at RJHS, has been using the greenhouse to teach horticulture techniques to his agriculture classes.  Plants grown in the greenhouse were used as a...
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05/03/2014
Ruston High School’s Future Business Leaders of America remains the top chapter in the state for the fifth straight year.
05/03/2014
BATON ROUGE — The Louisiana Department of Education today announced the recipients of awards for the Believe and Prepare pilots, whereby schools and colleges work together to design preparation...
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05/02/2014
Several minor injuries were sustained in two separate accidents occurring today and Thursday. At approximately 9:52 a.m. Thursday, a 911 call was received by the Ruston Fire Department and EMS...
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05/02/2014
Lincoln Parish Park will yet again be crawling with outdoor enthusiasts as the 2014 XTERRA races are held on Saturday and Sunday. Fred Phillips, race director with DLT Events, said the races have...
05/02/2014
The annual post-graduation celebration for Ruston High School seniors has become a traditional event that draws graduates for more than just a fun evening. Project Graduation 2014 will take place at...
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05/02/2014
Pitch, Hit and Run is the official skills competition of Major League Baseball and youth are invited to demonstrate their skills, competing in pitching, hitting and running abilities. The competition...
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05/01/2014
Leadership Lincoln was out at Super 1 Foods on Saturday collecting donations for their can drive for Christian Community Action. The group raised more than $600 in cash donations, in addition to...
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05/01/2014
John Belton, an assistant district attorney in the 3rd Judicial District for more than 22 years, officially announced that he is a candidate for the open District Attorney seat. Belton said it would...
05/01/2014
Area art lovers are in for a treat on Friday night when the Ruston Spring Gallery Crawl kicks off from 6-9 p.m. in downtown Ruston. Bonnie Ferguson, owner of Pastry Moon and event organizer, said...